July 20, 2004
On Saturday, July 17, 2004, CATHERINE E., beloved sister of James Pearce Davenport, aunt of Deborah Catherine and Holloway Pearce. Friends may call at Loring Byers Funeral Directors, Inc., 8728 Liberty Rd., (2 miles west of bltwy 18-B), Tuesday 7 to 9 P.M., where Services will be held Wednesday, 2 P.M. Interment Loudon Park Cemetery.
December 16, 2004
On December 12, 2004, PIERCE, III, devoted father of Maurice, David and Darryl Davenport. He is also survived by two daughters-in-law Karin and Cheryl Davenport, five grandchildren and a host of other relatives. Friends may call at the Gary P. March Funeral Home, 270 Fred Hilton Pass on Thursday from 10 A.M. to 7 P.M. Family will receive friends on Friday from 10 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. Funeral Services to follow. Interment Maryland National Memorial Park.
January 9, 2007
On January 6, 2007, MILDRED V. (nee Thorne). Beloved wife of the late J. Everett Davenport; devoted mother of J. Wendell Davenport; dear sister of Edwin Thorne, the late Linwood and Vernon Thorne and Gladys Ricker. A Funeral Service will be held at the Lassahn Funeral Home, Inc., 7401 Belair Road, on Wednesday at 10 A.M. Interment Gardens of Faith Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 1850 York Road, Suite D, Timonium, MD 21093.
March 9, 2004
On February 27, 2004, ELWOOD "WOODY" DAVENPORT, JR., after a long illness, passed away peacefully at Manorcare Towson, beloved husband of Joanne (nee Vitak); father of Shelly German; brother of Mary Muller and Edward Davenport; and grandfather of three. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, family, and friends. Friends and family are invited to call at the Schimunek Funeral Home, Inc., 9705 Belair Road (Perry Hall), where a memorial service will be held Tuesday, March 9, at 11 a.m. Please omit flowers.
January 12, 2006
On January 10, 2006, MARY ANN; beloved daughter of the late Pelagia and Theodore Papaila; dear sister of John Papaila, Anna Fritts, Olga Chanat and the late William and Pearl Papaila. Also survived by six niece's and six nephew's. Friends may call at the Gonce Funeral Service, P.A., 4001 Ritchie Highway on Thursday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Panahida Services on Thursday at 7:30pm. Funeral Service in the Chapel of Cathedral Gardens Cemetery on Friday at 10 A.M. followed by interment.
January 28, 2006
Joel Sharpless Davenport, a retired business manager who was active in Masonic affairs, died of a brain hemorrhage Monday at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. The former Towson resident was 87. Mr. Davenport was born in Baltimore and raised on Jayne Avenue and Ridgewood Avenue in the city's Forest Park neighborhood. He was a 1937 graduate of Forest Park High School and studied accounting and business administration at the Johns Hopkins University's McCoy College. He enlisted in the Army Air Forces in 1941, served as an aerial photographer and was promoted to sergeant while serving in China, Burma and India.