Sunnyside High School Athletic Director Bill Daley shows Lion's Club president Linn McBride and president-elect Martha Conradt the area of the football field that has been overseeded. Daley went on to assure the local club that the facility will be available for the Fourth of July fireworks display, as well as adjacent areas for community members during the annual event. Planned for Friday, July 4, the evening's events will begin at 7:30 with fireworks at dark. Many local groups are planning to be involved. Early reports reveal plans for an ice cream social, popcorn and pop sales, the Miss Sunnyside Court selling snow cones, plus other festivities. For information on the event call the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce at 837-5939 or Julia Hart with the Lion's Club at 837-3893

Lloyd Marrs, 72, of Selah died Wednesday, June 18, 2008, at Yakima Regional Hospital.

He was born Nov. 23, 1935 in Oregon City, Ore.

He built planes for Boeing for 15 years, starting in 1956. He then was a general construction contractor and finally worked on his farm and orchard until he retired in 2000.

He is survived by his wife, Nancy (Scrimsher) Marrs of Selah; three sons, Rick Marrs of Yakima, Greg Marrs of Selah and David Marrs of Granger; sister, Shirley Shull of Lyons, Ore.; brother, Roy Marrs of Goldendale; seven granddaughters; one great-granddaughter; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held Wednesday, June 25, 2008, at 11 a.m. at Keith and Keith Terrace Heights Chapel.

Keith and Keith Funeral Home in Yakima is in charge of arrangements.


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