In Memoriam

This page is dedicated to rural carriers who have lost their lives

one burning candle decoration against black background

Gone too soon – Small town post office in MO loses a long time rural carrier

By Rural Info | 01/29/2017

Clever, Missouri lost a carrier yesterday. Michael Crane has been a rural carrier in Clever (DUO Republic, Missouri 2012) for over 25 years. Sign up for our monthly rural carrier newsletter

Read More

Mississippi Rural Carrier killed on her route in murder suicide by her ex husband

By Rural Info | 12/26/2016

POPE, Miss. — A woman was shot and killed Friday afternoon in Panola County in a murder-suicide, officials said. It happened on Enid Shores Road around 3 p.m., according to the coroner. The coroner identified Pamela Williams, 54, as the…

Read More

Postal worker killed in Sunday crash

By Rural Info | 09/26/2016

This was a rural carrier from Cleburne TX A Sunday head-on collision near the intersection of Texas 174 and Highland Road near Rio Vista resulted in the death of one driver. Texas Department of Public Safety troopers and Rio Vista…

Read More

Texas rural carrier dies in accident on the route.

By Rural Info | 09/22/2016

Another sad day. We have lost another rural carrier on the job. Dawn Marie Price died in an accident on her route on September 19th, 2016.  She left behind a husband and 5 children. Please consider donating to help with funeral…

Read More

Texas RCA drowns after Jeep slides into creek

By Rural Info | 09/07/2016

Livingston, TX: A sad day for the local post office.  Mail carrier Dake Goodwin dies on the job. KTRE.com | Lufkin and Nacogdoches, Texas If anyone would like to send condolences, you can do so in care of the Livingston,…

Read More

Vigil was held for rural carrier Hillary Hicks, rural carrier killed on the job in GA

By Rural Info | 05/19/2016

A vigil was held Wednesday night for a postal worker killed over the weekend in Newton County. Hillary Hicks was thrown from her truck when it was hit from behind as she pulled back onto the road after a delivery….

Read More

Vigil to be held for GA rural carrier killed over weekend

By Rural Info | 05/18/2016

A postal carrier was killed Saturday on Highway 81 near Booger Hill Road in Oxford. Hillary Hicks was thrown from her truck when she was struck from behind when pulling into the road after a delivery. A candlelight vigil is…

Read More

Postal worker (rural carrier) dies following accident Saturday 

By Rural Info | 05/18/2016

COVINGTON, GA — A candlelight vigil was scheduled Wednesday night for the postal worker who died Saturday after her USPS truck was hit by another vehicle. The vigil for Hillary Adair Hicks, 59, of Decatur, a nine-year postal service employee,…

Read More

Rural Carrier killed in wreck with logging truck in Georgia

By Rural Info | 04/12/2016

UPDATE:  Georgia State Patrol is still investigating what caused the death of a postal employee on Highway 27 at Collard Valley Road on the Cedartown bypass earlier this afternoon. Polk County deputy coroner Marty Robinson said that officials are still…

Read More

Neighbors speak out about postal worker (RCA) shot on-duty in rural Nevada

By Rural Info | 03/27/2016

Sheriff’s deputies investigating the shooting death of a U.S. Postal Service worker in rural Nevada say they don’t consider her husband a suspect in what he originally reported was an accident. Lyon County Sheriff Al McNeil has released few details…

Read More

Update: Husband questioned in Nevada postal worker (RCAs) death

By Rural Info | 03/23/2016

The Latest on the shooting death of a U.S. Postal Service delivery worker in rural northern Nevada (all times local): 4:15 p.m. A sheriff’s official says a U.S. Postal Service delivery worker who was killed on the job in northern…

Read More

Rural Carrier (RCA) shot on-duty in Reno NV

By Rural Info | 03/23/2016

The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office reports that 26-year-old Johnie Shadden succumbed to a gunshot wound sustained around 11:30 a.m. on March 22, 2016 in Mason Valley. According to officials, Ms. Shadden was on-duty as a postal worker and had stopped…

Read More
Tweet
Share
Pin
Email