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DATELINE: Finksburg Dorothy E. Haines, 73, died Saturday at her home. She was the widow of Charles C. Haines. Surviving are a daughter, Phyllis A. Horn of Worcester County; son, Steven E. Haines of Alabama, and three grandchildren.
Emerson W. Myers, 74, died Monday at University Hospital, Baltimore. He was the husband of Mary Elizabeth Myers. Before retiring, he was a lab technician at Congoleum here. Surviving are sons, Clarence E. Myers of Littlestown, Pa., and Thomas G. Myers of here; daughters, Beverly J. Mobley of Baltimore and Cheryl C. Myers of here; brothers, Clarence F. Myers of Hanover, Pa., Ronald R. Moser of Manchester, and Douglas Walsh, James Walsh and Gene Walsh, all of here; 10 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Graveside services are at 1 p.m. today at Evergreen Memorial Gardens here.
John L. Slorp, 79, died Friday at his home. He was the husband of Amanda P. Slorp. A farmer, he also worked for Weaver's Stone Quarry, Baltimore County and retired as a carpenter for Reynolds and Yellott Co. of Reisterstown. He was a member of Bethel Church of God. In addition to his wife, survivors include a daughter, Mary Jane Bankard of here; stepdaughter, Betty E. Miller of here; two granddaughters, one step-granddaughter and three step-grandsons.
Charles A. Martin, 96, died Sunday at Long View Nursing Home, Manchester. A lifelong farmer, he was the husband of the late Anna W.
Martin. Survivors include daughters, Helen M. Cooper of here and Leona G.
Newman of Baltimore County; brother, Earl M. Martin of here, and nine grandchildren. Services are at 10 a.m. today at the Eline Funeral Home, 934 S. Main St., here.
Eurydice S. Matthews, 104, died Saturday at Long View Nursing Home, Manchester. She was the wife of the late Claude T. Matthews. She had retired as a self-employed Realtor. She was a member of St. John's United Methodist Church and the Hampstead Volunteer Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary.
Survivors include daughters, Lavina M. Hancock of Westminster, Eleanor M.
Civish of Baltimore County; son, Claude Matthews of here; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and nine great-great-grandchildren.
Services are at 1 p.m. today at the Eline Funeral Home, 934 S. Main St.
Maria K. Ardler, 84, died Friday at Frederick Memorial Hospital. Born in Germany, she was the wife of W. George Ardler. In addition to her husband, survivors include daughters, Elsie Norris of New Jersey, Helen Piorek of New York and Georgette Sears of here; sister, Anna Ploehn of Germany; seven grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
James R. Cottrell, 43, died Sept. 19 from injuries received in an auto accident on Route 30 in Melrose. A Vietnam War veteran, he had worked recently as a laborer for C. J. Miller Construction Inc. Survivors include sons, Andrew and Jason Cottrell of Clendenin, W.Va.; daughter, Latisha Hunt of Pinch, W.Va.; several brothers and sisters in West Virginia; and one grandchild.
DATELINE: Mount Airy
Mollie L. Goins, 56, died Monday. She was the wife of Clifford Goins.
In addition to her husband, survivors include sons, H. Kyle Goins and Samuel Goins of here; daughters, Brenda Hyatt of North Carolina and Linda K. Barnard of here; sister, Fairy Brogen of Tennessee; brothers, George Burchett and Ervin Burchett, both of North Carolina, and Floyd Burchett of Tennessee, and 12 grandchildren.
Lawrence E. Ludwig, 83, died Saturday at Baltimore County General Hospital. He was the husband of the late Christina Ludwig. He had been a weaver and carpenter for Melville Mills. Survivors include sons, Elton Ludwig of Oklahoma, William T. Ludwig of Westminster, Charles W. Ludwig of here and Curtis A. Ludwig of Baltimore County; daughter, Cecelia Shipley of here; 12 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Services are at 1 p.m.
today at the Haight Funeral Home here.
Helen E. McLaughlin, 89, died Saturday at her home. She was the wife of the late Patrick J. McLaughlin. Surviving are sons, David E. McLaughlin of Georgia, Brendan J. McLaughlin of here, Richard P. McLaughlin of Texas, John F. McLaughlin of Florida and Patrick T. McLaughlin of Virginia; daughters, Helen M. Fridye of Texas and Kathleen A. Young of here; 14 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. A Mass of Christian burial will be offered at 10 a.m. today at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, here.
DATELINE: Union Bridge
Edith J. Stuart, 79, died Sunday at the home of her nephew, Joseph H.