The following obituaries appear in the Oct. 6, 2010, issue of the California Democrat newspaper.
Dencil Ault, 78, California, died Oct. 1, at his home.
E. Lauraine (Byers) Medlen, 90, of Mexico, Mo., formerly of California, Mo., passed to Heaven on September 29, 2010 at Golden Living Center-Pin Oaks in Mexico, Mo.
Sylvester "Andy" Swillum, 87, Troy, Ill., died Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010, at Anderson Hospital, Maryville, Ill.
Gladys Harbour Wordelman, 82, of Jamestown, Mo., passed away on Thursday, September 30, 2010 at California Care Center.