David Wayne Scott, 41, merchant seamanDavid Wayne Scott, a...

September 23, 1996

David Wayne Scott, 41, merchant seaman

David Wayne Scott, a merchant seaman for six years, died Thursday in an accident while loading a Navy hospital ship in Baltimore. He was 41.

Born in Front Royal, Va., he grew up in Glen Burnie and graduated from North East High School, then served two years in the Army.

He worked in construction before joining the merchant marine in 1990, said his mother, Muriel Sealock Scott of Glen Burnie.

He was helping to load the ship Capella when he was struck in the head by a cherry picker on a pier at the Navy Sealift Command on South Clinton Street. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Services will be at 11 a.m. today at Singleton Funeral Home, 1 Second Ave. S.W. in Glen Burnie.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his father, William Scott; a grandmother, Minnie Sealock of Front Royal; a brother, Richard Scott of Weston, W.Va.; a sister, Kimberly Twele of Severn; three nieces and two nephews.

Nancy Hillman Terry, 62, graphics office manager

Nancy Hillman Terry, office manager for an Easton graphics company and a former admissions director for Glenelg Country School, died of cancer Wednesday at home in Oxford. She was 62.

A native of Passaic, N.J., she earned a bachelor's degree in business administration from Florida State University in 1955.

She was married in 1956 to Walter F. Terry III, and the couple lived in Howard County where she worked for the Glenelg school for 15 years until retiring in 1988. The couple then moved to Oxford.

At the time of her death, Mrs. Terry was office manager for Whitney Edwards Graphic Design in Easton. She was a member of the Easton Choral Arts Society and a volunteer tutor for the Adult Literacy Program.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. today at St. Mark's United Methodist Church in Easton.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter, Katherine Stuart Terry of Baltimore; two sons, Walter F. Terry IV of Arlington, Va., and Gregory Martin Terry of Easton; a sister, Barbara H. Burkhart of Vero Beach, Fla.; a brother, David O. Hillman of Oxford; and a granddaughter.

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Pub Date: 9/23/96

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