Carol HannanBaltimore nativeGraveside services for Carol...

OBITUARIES

February 24, 1992

Carol Hannan

Baltimore native

Graveside services for Carol Bagby Hannan, a Baltimore native who moved to the Washington area as a young woman, will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow in Green Mount Cemetery, Greenmount Avenue and Oliver Street.

The former Carol Bagby, who grew up in Roland Park, died Thursday at the Oak Meadow Nursing Home in Alexandria, Va., of a stroke. She was 82.

She attended Calvert School and Bryn Mawr School in Baltimore and in 1928 graduated from Mount Vernon Seminary in Washington.

She was a member of Christ Church in Alexandria and the Colonial Dames of America, Alexandria Committee.

She is survived by her husband of 50 years, W. Everett Hannan Jr., two children, William E. Hannan III of San Francisco and Laura King Hannan Price of Atlanta; and two grandsons.

Before the service in Baltimore, there will be an 11 a.m. service at Christ Church, 118 N. Washington St., Alexandria.

Margaret Jeffries

Company partner

A Mass of Christian burial for Margaret B. Jeffries, retired partner in a Cockeysville railroad equipment supply company, will be offered at 11 a.m. today at St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, 101 Church Lane, Cockeysville.

Mrs. Jeffries, who had lived in Cockeysville for 8 1/2 years, died Thursday at the Cardinal Shehan Center of pneumonia. She was 91.

In the early 1920s, after she graduated at age 16 from Eastern High School in Baltimore, the former Margaret Busch began working for the B&O Railroad Co., where she met W. E. "Ed" Jeffries, a manufacturer's agent specializing in railroad supplies.

They were married in 1923.

She subsequently left the B&O job to raise her three children. The couple lived in Mount Washington from 1925 until Mr. Jeffries' death in 1963.

Several years after her husband's death, Mrs. Jeffries became a partner with her son, William E. "Bud" Jeffries, in the Sulgrave Co. in Cockeysville, which supplied railroad equipment to the Penn Central and B&O railroad companies. She retired in the mid-1980s.

She enjoyed playing bridge and raising money for the March of Dimes. Her work for the March of Dimes was inspired by that organization's contributions to curing her two daughters of polio in the 1950s.

In addition to her son, she is survived by two daughters, Peggy Jeffries of Ellicott City, and Betty Carver of Bel Air; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

George R. Turner Jr.

Highway engineer

Services for George R. Turner Jr., a federal highway engineer and administrator for 41 years, will be held at 10 a.m. tomorrow at Grace and St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Monument Street and Park Avenue.

Mr. Turner, who lived in the Baltimore area for 10 years, died Friday of cancer at his home in Millers. He was 69.

He started working for the Federal Highway Administration as an engineer in the late 1940s, and worked in various positions across the country. At one time he served as an engineer in South America.

In 1978, Mr. Turner joined the Federal Highway Administration's Baltimore office, working for three years as deputy regional administrator for six mid-Atlantic states, and for seven years as regional administrator. He retired from federal service in 1988.

He then took a position as associate commissioner and chief engineer for the Massachusetts Department of Public Works. He retired from that position last spring.

Mr. Turner enjoyed gardening, reading and listening to music by Duke Ellington. He spent about half of each of his later years at his summer home in Harwich, Mass., and the other half in Millers.

Born in Campbellsville, Ky., Mr. Turner graduated from the University of Kentucky in Lexington with a bachelor's degree in civil engineering.

He is survived by his wife, Helen R. Turner; four sons, George R. Turner III and Christopher M. Turner, both of Arlington, Va., Robert B. Turner of Hampstead and Benjamin R. Turner of Westminster; two sisters, Emily Turner White of Nashville, Tenn., and Ann Sowell Harris of San Antonio, Texas; and three granddaughters.

William Mustin Sr.

Police officer

Services for William L. Mustin Sr., a retired Baltimore police officer and decorated World War II veteran, will be held at 1 p.m. today at the McCulley Funeral Home, Mountain and Tick Neck roads, Pasadena.

Mr. Mustin died yesterday at his daughter's home in Pasadena of a heart attack. He was 75.

A Ferndale resident since 1973, Mr. Mustin had served 22 years with the Baltimore Police Department.

Born in Baltimore and a graduate of Southern High School, he was a rifleman and military policeman in the Army during World War II in 1944 and 1945.

Mr. Mustin received a Purple Heart for shrapnel wounds, frostbite and burst eardrums suffered during the Battle of the Bulge.

After the war, he held various jobs, including polishing marble for Hilgartner Natural Stone Co. in downtown Baltimore.

He joined the Police Department in 1952, serving as a patrolman in the Western District until he retired in 1974. He received several commendations for his service.

He was also an amateur magician who performed for parties and charity functions.

He was a member of the Harmony Club, a South Baltimore neighborhood organization, the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the Disabled American Veterans and several magic clubs.

He is survived by his wife of 55 years, the former Isabelle Shue; three children, William L. Mustin Jr. of Glen Burnie, Lalonny R. Baumes of Pasadena and Kim D. Nye of Riviera Beach; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society.

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