Funeral Finance

Credit trap: debt and dispossession in Central Asia

Since 2006, illegal debt collection agencies have flourished in Kazakhstan, where besides only 193 officially registered agencies, at least a thousand operate illegally. In 2019, the country’s banks sold problematic loans worth 611.6 billion tenge ($ 1.4 billion) to collection agencies. Publication on Kazakh social networks video and voice recordings …

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Obituary: Robert (Bob) Haskell Kelso, 86, from Wilton

Information Courtesy Maison Funéraire Bouton WILTON, CT —Robert (Bob) Haskell Kelso passed away peacefully at home on June 6, 2021 at the age of 86. He leaves behind his 59-year-old wife Luisa, son William and wife Allison, son Robert and wife Karen, and beloved grandchildren Andrew, Ella, Sydney, Abigail and …

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Gregory Edward Forbes | Obituary

Gregory Edward Forbes, 52, of Parsons died suddenly at 8:17 a.m. on Saturday, June 12, 2021 in Labette Health. Greg was born June 12, 1969 to Michael and Evelyn (Morris) Forbes in Kansas City, Missouri. At the age of 4, Greg moved with his family to Parsons. He attended St. …

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Ida Mae (Coffey) Elam | Obituary

KINGSPORT – Ida Mae (Coffey) Elam, 83, of Kingsport, left this life on Monday, June 14, 2021 to rest in the arms of her Heavenly Father. Ida was born in Sullivan County on April 22, 1938 and has resided in the Sullivan County area her entire life. She died at …

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