Death notices: Aug. 10, 2009
• Dorothy Briscoe, 83, Grand Junction, died Aug. 8, 2009, at Mesa Manor Care Center.
Interment will take place at a later date in Kansas.
Mrs. Briscoe was a teacher.
Survivors include her three sons, Michael of Grand Junction; James C. of Corpus Christi, Texas, and Donn of Denver; one sister, Inez Osburn of Newton, Kan.; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church, 1600 West 27th St., North Wichita, Kan. 67204.
• Carrell “Bud” Smith, 70, Palisade, died Aug. 7, 2009, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Private family services are planned.
He was a tire technician.
Survivors include his son, Darryl W. of Palisade; one sister, Claudette Thiebolt, of Abuquerque, N.M.; three granchildren; and two great-grandchildren.