Miriam Cook Propes

There will be a funeral service for Miriam Propes on Sept 30, 2008, at 2 p.m. at Hillcrest Memorial Park Chapel.

Miriam, 86, passed away Sept. 26, 2008, in Medford, Ore.

She was born Oct. 20, 1921, to Judson Matthew Cook and Deebee Whitehead in Wedowee, Ala. She wed John C. Propes in 1942, in Dothan Ala. He preceded her in death in 2003. She was an artist, and loved to sew. Her hobbies included shopping and fashion, eating out, walking in the mall, travel, spending time at the beach. Miriam was a member of the Friendship Club in Medford, Ore., as well as the Crystal Cathedral, Garden Grove, Calif.

She is survived by her son, Robert Womack, of Orange, Calif.; Sherry Hayes, of Talent, Ore.; brother, Howard Cook, Slidell, La.; three grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.

Arrangements by Hillcrest Memorial Park and Mortuary, Medford, Ore. (541) 773-6162. www.hillcrestmortuary.com