Wayne Gyd Jones, 82, passed away on November 17, 2018 at Marcus Daly Palliative and Hospice Care in Hamilton, Montana. Wayne achieved his lifelong dream of becoming a PGA golf pro, working as head club professional at Seven Hills Golf Course in Hemet, California and Hamilton Golf Club in Hamilton, Montana. At both courses he… Read More


TUCKER, James Wesley, Sr. “Jim” Jim went to be with the Lord, January 24, 2019, with his family by his side. Jim was born April 26, 1942 to Tom and Thelma Tucker, in Spokane, WA. Jim started a career in golf at the age of 14 at Esmeralda Golf Course, when the golf course opened… Read More


Nov. 19, 1952 — Oct. 24, 2018 Joseph E. McLaughlin passed away Oct. 24, 2018, in Longview, WA. He was 65 years old. Joe was the assistant golf pro at Mint Valley Golf Course from its inception until his retirement in 2014. He was a member of the PGA for over 30 years. A memorial… Read More


Daniel Dewees Strite passed peacefully at his home in Albany, OR on August 28, 2018. In 1950 Dan began a career as a golf professional serving northwest courses, beginning at Waverley Country Club and finishing his career at The Highlands in Gearhart. By request, there will be no service.  Condolences may be posted online at… Read More