A memorial service for Grace E. Miles Harrison of Odenton took placeAug. 24 at the Singleton Funeral Home. Burial followed the service at the Meadowridge Memorial Park in Elkridge.
Mrs. Harrison, 78, died Aug. 21 at North Arundel Hospital after a five-year illness.
She is preceded in death by her late husband, Harry H. Harrison Sr.
Survivors include a son, Harry Harrison Jr. of Odenton; two sisters, Florence E. Slater of Odenton and Mildred A. Woods of Severn; and two grandchildren.
BRYANT W. SYKES
Services for Bryant W. Sykes of Orchard Beach took place Aug. 24 at Kirkley Funeral Home in Glen Burnie. Burial followed at Glen Haven Memorial Park.
Mr. Sykes, 85, died Aug. 22 at North Arundel Hospital after a lengthyillness.
Mr. Sykes is survived by his wife of 65 years, Erma E. Andrew Sykes; 10 children, Judith L. Vidnovic and Evelyn Kadan of Brooklyn Park, Bryant W. Sykes Jr. and Eugenia S. Bryant of Glen Burnie, Robert W. Sykes of Tulsa, Okla., David A. Sykes, James B. Sykes and G. Carolyn Fuhr of Orchard Beach, Shirley Jones of Fairport, N.Y., andJ. Berry Sykes of Pasadena; a sister, Ruby Davis of North Carolina; 28 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
PEARL A. LINKOUS
A memorial service will be held for Pearl Agnes Linkous of Millersville 9:30 a.m. today at St. Bernadette's Catholic Church. Burial will follow the service at Sacred Heart of Jesus Cemetery.
Mrs. Linkous, 89, died at home Aug. 23 after a one-year illness.
Bornin Seward's Creek, Va., she worked as a librarian for 17 years. Ms. Linkous is preceded in death by her late husband, John M. Linkous; a daughter, Elizabeth Childress and son, Patrick J. Linkous.
She is survived by her son John M. Linkous of Millersville, 11 grandchildrenand nine great-grandchildren.
CLARA M. SCHEPER
A memorial service for Clara Mary Scheper, formerly of Stevensville, willtake place 10 a.m. today at St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church in Severna Park. Burial will follow the mass at Holy Redeemer Cemetery inBaltimore.
Mrs. Scheper, 98, died Aug. 22 of cardiac arrest at the Meridian Corsica Hills Nursing Home in Centreville.
The Baltimore native lived locally for 13 years.
Mrs. Scheper is preceded in death by her late husband, Gerard Scheper, and her former husband William R. Jones Sr.
She is survived by a daughter, Myrtle J. Sullivanof Stevensville; a son, William R. Jones Jr. of Severna Park; a sister, Sophia Reott of Westminster; five grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to the United Cerebral Palsey Foundation, 240 N. James St., Newport, Del. 19804.