April 28, 2007
A groundbreaking ceremony for a new facility for The Church of Christ in Woodlawn is scheduled at 2 p.m. tomorrow. The new church building will be at 6730 Dogwood Road. Church Design Concepts of Eagleville, Tenn., will oversee construction, which is to be completed in the fall. The Rev. Elmer V. Sembly III now conducts services at the Gala Center in Woodlawn.
June 26, 2008
On June 20, 2008, EVELYN M. THOMAS-GRAHAM; devoted grandmother of Michelle, Gregory, Jr., and Anthony Thomas. She is also survived by one great-grandson, two great-granddaughters, one sister, Clementine Thomas-Jones and a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may visit the family owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST, INC., 4300 Wabash Avenue on Friday, from 8:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. Family will receive friends on Saturday at the King Memorial Park, 8710 Dogwood Road, at 11 A.M.
October 17, 2008
Esther Mae Williams Davis, December 9, 1941 to October 10, 2008, age 66, went to be with the Lord on Friday morning, October 10, 2008 after a long illness. At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing of the remains. The grave-side memorial service will be held at King Memorial Park, 8710 Dogwood Road, Baltimore, Maryland on Saturday October 18th from 10:00 to 11:30 A.M. Donations can be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society in memory of Esther M. Davis. The family is receiving cards in c/o Mrs. Kim W. Barnes, 2404 Adventura Lane E. , Wilson, NC 27893.
October 21, 2003
BERGMANN, LOUISE E., of Margate, FL, formerly of Baltimore, MD, passed away on September 4, 2003. Preceded in death by her husband, Henry L., survived by son, Henry P. (Ann), grandchildren Sharon (Ed) Nagurney, Patricia (Frank) Yamello, Donna Seyfert; three great-grandchildren, Stefanie and Allison Seyfert, Todd Yamello. In memory of Louise donations may be made to VITAS Hospice Charitable Fund, 5420 N.W. 33rd Ave., Suite 100, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309. Graveside service to be held at Lorraine Park Cemetery, 5608 Dogwood Road, Baltimore, MD on October 25, 2003 at 1:00 PM.
November 26, 2005
On November 21, 2005, ROBERT RUFF, of Randallstown, MD; devoted husband of the late Catalina Ruff; loving brother of Arthur and Harry Ruff; devoted uncle of Jeffrey, Debbie, Karin and her husband Tindalo Adaniel. Arrangements entrusted to LORING BYERS FUNERAL DIRECTORS, INC., 8728 Liberty Road (2 miles west of beltway exit 18-B). Funeral services will be held at St. Gabriel's Catholic Church, 6950 Dogwood Road, Baltimore, MD 21244 on Saturday, November 26, 2005, at 10 A.M. Interment will be at Lake View Memorial Park on Monday, November 28, 2005, at 11 A.M.
December 26, 2002
The 18th Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Breakfast will be held Jan. 4 at Martin's West, 6817 Dogwood Road in Woodlawn. The speaker will be Harry E. Johnson Sr., general president of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc., the country's oldest African-American fraternity. The Morgan State University choir and jazz ensemble will perform. The event, from 9 a.m. to noon, is sponsored by the Howard L. Cornish Metropolitan Baltimore Chapter of the Morgan State Alumni Association. Tickets are $40, and proceeds will benefit the chapter's scholarship fund.