Sallie Todd Harrison, 65, special education teacherSallie...

June 26, 1996

Sallie Todd Harrison, 65, special education teacher

Sallie Todd Harrison, a longtime special education teacher in Anne Arundel County, died of cancer Saturday at Anne Arundel Medical Center. The Severna Park resident was 65.

She taught at the Sunny Glen Special School from 1966 to 1967, the Sunny Acre Special School from 1967 to 1976 and the Central Special Education School from 1976 until 1993, when she retired.

The former Sallie Todd was born in Roxboro, N.C. She received a bachelor's degree from the University of Maryland College Park in 1975 and a master's degree from Bowie State College in 1982.

Funeral services will be held at 1: 30 p.m. today at Our Shepherd Lutheran Church, 400 Benfield Road, Severna Park.

Survivors include her husband, John Harrison, whom she married in 1951; a son, Don Harrison of Stevensonville; two daughters, Debbie Russell of Odenton and Diane Harrison of Woodbury, Minn.; four sisters, Carrie Gentry and Ann Poole of Roxboro, Ellen Eakes of South Boston, Va., and Geneva Robertson of Creedmoor, N.C.; and four grandchildren.

Morris Sprafkin, a longtime Social Security Administration employee, volunteer reading tutor and harmonica enthusiast, died June 17 at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center of complications from burn injuries. He was 84 and lived in Pikesville.

He began work in 1936 in an SSA clerical position and retired in 1972 as a senior social insurance research analyst.

Funeral services were June 18.

His wife, the former Ida Antin, whom he married in 1936, died in 1994. He is survived by a son, Kenny Sprafkin; two daughters, Judy Woolfson and Rhoda Zeligman; and five grandchildren. All are of Baltimore.

Pub Date: 6/26/96

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