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Jimmy Edward Wathen, 54

Jimmy Edward Wathen, 54

Jimmy Edward Wathen, 54, of Callaway, MD, passed away on May 28, 2020 in Dameron, MD. Jimmy is survived by his wife, Angela Wathen (Carroll) and daughters Sophia Wathen and Ashley Wathen. Jimmy was a devoted father and husband, the true definition of a provider. He was employed by Carroll’s Equipment and worked as...
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Donna Jean Morris, 58

Donna Jean Morris, 58 of Avenue, MD passed away on May 27, 2020 in Leonardtown, MD. She was born on March 22, 1962 in Leonardtown, MD and was the loving daughter of Shirley Ann Morris and the late Charles Leroy Morris. Donna is survived by her siblings Dorothy Snoots, Ricky Morris, Conrad Morris, and...
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Patricia Claire Long

Patricia Claire Long

Pat Long, formerly of Fort Washington, Maryland, passed away at home on Wednesday, May 27, 2020 after a courageous 20-year battle with breast cancer. She was born on February 1, 1938 in Meyersdale, Pennsylvania. The only daughter of the late Clair Edwin Penrod and Marjorie Elizabeth.(Scottie) Hill Penrod. She is survived by her husband...
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Lacy Jean Bullard, 33

Lacy Jean Bullard, 33

Lacy Jean Bullard, age 33, of Hughesville, MD passed away peacefully on May 31, 2020 due to multiple health complications. She first embraced the world with her loving presence on July 19, 1986 in Washington D.C. to Paul Blake Bullard Jr of Hughesville, MD and Susan Bullard Pierce of Leonardtown, MD. Lacy enjoyed many...
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Emanuel Gipson

Emanuel Gipson

“Traveling the road of life creates many memories…memories that lives forever in the minds and hearts of those whose lives were touched during the journey and when the journey on earth is completed, we find peace in the belief that a new and better journey begins.” Mr. Emanuel Gipson and his twin brother, Nathaniel,...
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Judith ‘Judy’ Dean, 79

Judith ‘Judy’ Dean, 79

Judith ‘Judy’ Dean, 79, of Huntingtown, MD passed away after an 18-month battle with cancer, in the comfort of her home, surrounded by her family, on May 18, 2020. Born to Harry and Floda Alt in Smoke Hole, WV on December 21, 1940, she was the youngest of 8 with 5 sisters and 2...
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Michael Leonard Closner, 77

Michael Leonard Closner, 77

Michael Leonard Closner, 77 of Park Hall, MD passed away on May 16, 2020 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on December 8, 1942 in Eugene, OR to the late Leonard David Closner and Doris Louise Weaver. Michael married the love of his life, Marna Gayl Closner on March...
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John Thomas Barolet, 67

John Thomas Barolet, 67

John Thomas Barolet, 67 of Leonardtown, MD passed away on May 14, 2020, at his residence. He was born on June 17, 1952, in Leonardtown, MD, to the late John A. Barolet and Margaret (Barron) Barolet. John grew up in St. Mary’s County where he attended St. Mary’s Ryken High School and St. Mary’s...
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Matthew Leo Wade (Mack)

Matthew Leo Wade (Mack)

Matthew Leo Wade (Mack), was born on January 27, 1953 in Hughesville, Maryland to Ambrose Leo and Mary Elizabeth Wade. He departed this life on Sunday, May 10, 2020 at Fort Washington Health Center. Mack attended St. Mary’s Bryantown Catholic School and Thomas Stone High School. He later went on to work with Pepco...
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Thomas “ Tommy” John Miller Jr

Thomas “ Tommy” John Miller Jr

Thomas “ Tommy” John Miller Jr, passed away peacefully at home on 30 April 2020. He was born July 8, 1964 in Baltimore, MD to Thomas and Zetta Miller. Tommy graduated from La Plata High School in 1983. He later went on to work for, and retire from, the International Union of Operating Engineers,...
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Veronica Marie (Combs) Johnson “Boots”, 88

Veronica Marie (Combs) Johnson “Boots”, 88

Veronica Marie (Combs) Johnson “Boots”,88, of Great Mills, MD passed away on April 24, 2020 in Lexington Park, MD. She was born on September 18, 1931 in Great Mills, MD to the late Martha Mary Combs, and Thomas Leonard Combs. Boots was the loving wife of the late Benjamin Perry Johnson, Sr., whom she...
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Marco Jerome Thomas, 57

Marco Jerome Thomas, 57

Marco Jerome Thomas, 57, of Washington, DC departed this life on Tuesday, April 7, 2020, at the Veterans Hospital in Washington, DC. He was born on October 14,1962 in Leonardtown, MD. He was the son of the late Mildred Ann Thomas-Spriggs and Robert Henry Chesley. Marco was the grandson of maternal grandparents John A....
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Annie Elizabeth Edelen (Snooks or Ann)

Annie Elizabeth Edelen (Snooks or Ann)

On Wednesday, April 15, 2020 Annie Elizabeth Edelen (affectionately known as Snooks or Ann) departed this life and entered into a new life of eternal peace at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. Annie was born July 27, 1934 in Charles County, Maryland to the late Mary Edna Miles and Arthur Mills. Annie married James Francis...
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Barbara Lee Gallegos, 55

Barbara Lee Gallegos, 55

Barbara Lee Gallegos, age 55, of Lexington Park, MD, entered into eternal rest on April 19, 2020. Barbara was born June 23rd 1964 in Ogden, Utah to John E and Martha Gallegos. She attended Clearfield High School and graduated with the class of 1982. As a young adult, she traveled out of Utah and...
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Thelma Althea Henson, 85

Thelma Althea Henson, 85

Thelma Althea Henson, age 85, departed this earthly life on April 21, 2020. She was born May 30, 1934 to the late Herbert and Grace Young, of Brandywine, MD. Thelma married William Thomas Henson in 1950, and the two remained together until his death in 2018. Three children were born to their union. Thelma’s...
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Michael B. Wilkinson, 57

Michael B. Wilkinson, 57

Michael B. Wilkinson, 57, of Myrtle Beach, SC, passed away on April 14, 2020, at his home after a long battle with cancer. Mike resided in Myrtle Beach for 4 years after growing up and raising his family in Waldorf, Md. He was born on July 18, 1962, and is the beloved father of...
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Mildred Theresa Lathrop, 84

Mildred Theresa Lathrop, 84, of Hughesville, MD departed this life on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center. She was born June 30, 1935 in Washington, D.C. to the late Albert Lawson and Mary Catherine Lawson. Mildred married the love of her life, Lawrence Stanley Lathrop, Sr. in 1956....
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Rose Dolores Clement, 79

Rose Dolores Clement, 79

Rose Dolores Clement, age 79, a former longtime resident of Brandywine, MD and of LaPlata, MD, passed away on April 8, 2020 at Sagepoint Senior Living. Rose was born on January 13, 1941 in Washington, DC to George and Lillie (Reeves) Kendall. She was a devoted stay at home wife and mother. After raising...
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Shirley Mae Dorsey, 65

Shirley Mae Dorsey, 65

Shirley Mae Dorsey, 65, of Mechanicsville, MD departed this life on Sunday, April 12, 2020, at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital, Leonardtown, MD. She was born May 24, 1954 in Mechanicsville, MD. She was the loving daughter of the late William Braxton and Clara (Woodland) Braxton. Shirley married the love her life and best friend,...
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Christina Marie Maier, 30

Christina Marie Maier, 30

Christina Marie Maier, 30 of Mechanicsville, MD passed away from injuries sustained in an automobile accident on March 19, 2020. She was born on September 14, 1989 in Washington, D.C. to Timothy Paul Cundiff of Mechanicsville, MD and Michelle Carpenter of Valley Lee, MD. A former student of Leonardtown High School, Christina worked as...
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Sandra Justine Paul, 71

Sandra Justine Paul, 71

Sandra Justine Paul, 71, of Great Mills, MD (formerly of Glasgow, KY) passed away April 15, 2020 at her home with her loving husband and son at her side. She was born on September 14, 1948 in Glasgow, KY to the late Herbert Junior Merideth and Betty Jean Vibbert Merideth. On August 7, 1970...
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Joseph F. Stine, Jr., 64

Joseph F. Stine, Jr., 64

Joseph F. Stine, Jr., 64 of Newburg, MD passed away on April 7, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family. Joe was born in LaPlata, MD on March 30, 1956 to the late Joseph and Lydia Stine. He is also predeceased by his brother-in-law Freddie Robertson and niece Shannon Murphy. He is survived...
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Betty Ann Penn, 76

Betty Ann Penn, 76

Betty Ann Penn, 76, of Cobb Island, Maryland passed away Saturday, April 11, 2020 at Sagepoint Nursing Home. She was born December 17, 1943 to the late William Earl Penn and Ethel Clara Beyer. Betty was a lifelong resident of Southern Maryland, and was well-known and well-loved within her community. She enjoyed putting together...
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John Eugene Bibb, 92

John Eugene Bibb, 92

John Eugene Bibb, 92 of LaPlata, MD passed away on Saturday April 4, 2020. John was born on November 13, 1927 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania to the late John and Marie Bibb. He is also predeceased by his loving wife Helen Bibb (nee Magill) of 35 years. He is survived by his sons, Don E....
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Carol Lee Halstead, 86

Carol Lee Halstead, 86

Carol Lee Halstead, 86, of Hollywood, MD died peacefully on March 27, 2020 at her home with her loving family at her side. She was born on December 24, 1933 in Virginia Beach, VA to the late John Strange and May Lee Joynes Strange. On November 30, 1952, Carol married her beloved husband, Kenneth...
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