On Sunday, October 19, 2003, LILLIAN DABNEY DEARING, Ph.D., a resident of Baltimore, MD., passed away at the Independence Court of Hyattsville. She was a retired professor of education at Coppin State University, born in Washington, D.C. Daughter of the late William H. and Minerva G. Dabney. Left to cherish her memory are; her sister Ruth C. Smith and brother-in-law William R. Smith. Family will receive friends during viewing on Monday, October 27 from 10 A.M. until Funeral Service 11 A.M. at Metropolitan Baptist Church, 1225 R St., NW, Washington, D.C. Interment Maryland National Memorial Park.