memorial service

Faith/Religion
5:46 pm
Thu February 27, 2014

Memorial service honors firefighter Lt. Bruce Britt

A flag waves over the memorial service for Lt. Britt held at The Crossing Thursday morning. Lt. Britt was buried with full figherfighter honors.
Tony Nochim KBIA

A memorial service was held at The Crossing Thursday in honor of Lieutenant Bruce Britt, who served on the Columbia Fire Department for 23 years and died in action last weekend.

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Crime
5:20 pm
Fri April 5, 2013

Columbia remembers Tom Clements

Tom Clements
Credit Missouri Department of Corrections

Friends and family gathered in Woodcrest Chapel on Friday to honor the life of Tom Clements, the Colorado Department of Corrections executive director who was killed March 19.

Clements lived in Columbia for 27 years before moving to Colorado in 2011. He and his family attended Woodcrest for 15 of those years. Clements worked at the Missouri Department of Corrections for about three decades, working his way up from probation officer to director of the Division of Adult Institutions.

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