April 24, 1993
Myrtle L. FaithfulHelped found sororityMyrtle Lavenia Faithful, who in 1920 helped found the Zeta Phi Beta Sorority at Howard University, died Wednesday of pneumonia at Greater Baltimore Medical Center.She was 91 and had lived at the TABCO Towers Apartments in Towson since 1976.She and a sister, the late Viola Tyler Goings, were among the five women who started the service and social sorority as a sister organization to the Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity. She was the second national president of the sorority, which has since grown to include at least 550 graduate and college chapters and 75,000 members.
June 14, 2005
The Rev. Joseph M. Brown Sr., founder and pastor of Manna Bible Baptist Church in Baltimore's Pimlico neighborhood, died of cancer Thursday at Sinai Hospital. The Northwest Baltimore resident was 81. Mr. Brown was born and raised in Philadelphia. During World War II, he served in the Army with the military police in Europe, attaining the rank of sergeant. After the war, he returned to Philadelphia and worked for the post office for a decade while studying theology at Manna Bible Institute.
January 8, 2009
On December 15, 2008, JOSEPH C. THOMPSON, JR., born October 4, 1962 in Washington, DC, son of the late Parris and Geraldine Thompson. Services were held on December 22, 2008 at Christ Deliverance Church in Baltimore, MD.
December 11, 2005
On Friday, November 25, 2005 BARBARA ANN DIGGS; devoted mother of Kevin Thomas Irvin. She is also survived by her brother, Melvin Diggs and her sister Beverly Diggs and a host of other relatives and friends. Services will be held at St. Benedict's Catholic Church in Baltimore on Sunday, December 11, 2005 at 2 PM.
August 19, 2007
Lisabeth S. Miller, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Mark J. Miller of Clifton, New Jersey, and Peter E. Auchincloss, son of Barbara J. Auchincloss of Baltimore, Maryland were married on July 16, 2007 at 5:00 o'clock p.m. at Dickey Memorial Presbyterian Church in Baltimore, Maryland. The wedding ceremony was followed by a reception at The Johns Hopkins Club. After a honeymoon in Key West the couple will reside in Baltimore.
July 11, 1991
In a strongly worded statement advocating traditional masculine characterizations of God and the supremacy of the Christian faith, six local Episcopal priests are challenging their denomination to repudiate alleged "false teachings.""The Baltimore Declaration," which was sent to clergy and top lay officials in the Episcopal Diocese of Maryland May 28, will be given to 1,000 clergy and lay representatives at the General Convention of the Episcopal Church meeting today through July 20 in Phoenix.