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By Consella A. Lee and Consella A. Lee,Sun Staff Writer | June 11, 1995
The Rev. Walter E. Paige, pastor of one of the oldest and largest churches in East Baltimore for 39 years until his retirement last year, died Monday of an unknown virus at Johns )) Hopkins Hospital. He was 81.He became pastor of Faith Baptist Church at 833 N. Bond St., just north of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, in 1955. Bernita Paige, his wife of 16 years, and congregation members said he helped Faith Baptist build a Christian Education Center, and he led other renovations at the church.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | February 7, 2014
Alonzo P. Hairston, a retired Baltimore lawyer who was one of the famed Tuskegee Airmen during World War II, died Jan. 30 of a blood clot at ManorCare Health Services in Overland, Kan. The former Original Northwood resident was 94. The son of the Rev. Robert F. Hairston Sr., founder and pastor of Refuge Baptist Church, and Arizona Clayton Hairston, a homemaker, Alonzo Paul Hairston was born and raised in Columbus, Ohio. After graduating in 1938 from East High, he attended Bluefield State College in West Virginia on a boxing scholarship, and later West Virginia State University.
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October 29, 2008
On October 27, 2008, Virginia Visitation at Calvin B. Scruggs Funeral Home on Thursday, October 30th from 3 to 7 P.M. Family will receive friends on Friday, at Faith Baptist Church, 833 N. Bond. St. from 10 to 10:30 A.M. at which time funeral will begin. In Lieu of flowers please make donations in care of Faith Baptist Church to the Irene W. Paige Scholarship Fund.
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July 7, 2011
Faith Baptist Church will host a 270th anniversary presentation of Jonathan Edwards' sermon, "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God," performed by the Rev. Dr. Paul Mathenia, of Faith Baptist, in period costume, Friday, July 8 at 7 p.m. at Deerfield Run Elementary School, 13000 Laurel Bowie Road. The sermon helped shape the spiritual soul of the North American colonies and the First Great Awakening. Suggested donation is $5. To reserve tickets, go to http://www.faithbaptistlaurel.org or call Faith Baptist Church and school, 301-490-3702.
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July 9, 2005
On Thursday, July 7, 2005, EDNA L.; beloved wife of 66 years, Robert M.; devoted mother of Robert L. (Peggy), Matthew M., Kenneth M.; loving grandmother of Jennifer Hiett (William), and Matthew; great grandmother of Johnathan Hiett. A Funeral Service will be held today1 P.M. at Faith Baptist Church in Berlin, where friends may call two hours prior service. Pastor John Abent will officiate. Inurnment will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her honor to Faith Baptist Church, 519 S. Main Berlin, MD 21811.
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March 1, 2003
On February 26, 2003 LEONARD W. CURRY of Glen Burnie devoted husband of Shirley Freyman-Curry (nee Seim); beloved step-father of Patricia Hinks, Debra Bohn, Wendy Clark and Robert Freyman; loving grandfather of 11 and great-grandfather of five. The family will be holding a memorial service on Saturday March 8, 2003 at 1 p.m. in the Faith Baptist Church, 7378 Furnace Branch Road, Glen Burnie, MD. Arrangements by Singleton Funeral Home, P.A. In lieu of flowers contributions to Faith Baptist Church, 7378 Furnace Branch Rd., Glen Burnie, MD 21060 or The American Cancer Society Memorial Program, 1041 Route 3 north, Building A-1, Gambrills, MD 21054
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April 15, 2003
On April 13, 2003, VERLANDA beloved mother of David Crowder. She is also survived by one brother Joseph Giles, one sister Estellena Ridges, three sisters-in-law Zatella, Bertha and Ruth Giles and a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the BETtS FUNERAL HOME on Tuesday from 2 to 7 P.M. Ms. Crowder will lie in state on Wednesday at Faith Baptist Church, 833 N. Bond Street where family will receive friends from 11 to 11:30 A. M with funeral services to follow. Family will receive friends at Faith Baptist Church immediately following funeral services.
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July 7, 2011
Faith Baptist Church will host a 270th anniversary presentation of Jonathan Edwards' sermon, "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God," performed by the Rev. Dr. Paul Mathenia, of Faith Baptist, in period costume, Friday, July 8 at 7 p.m. at Deerfield Run Elementary School, 13000 Laurel Bowie Road. The sermon helped shape the spiritual soul of the North American colonies and the First Great Awakening. Suggested donation is $5. To reserve tickets, go to http://www.faithbaptistlaurel.org or call Faith Baptist Church and school, 301-490-3702.
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September 15, 1991
From: Rudy TidwellAssociate pastorGary W. BauerChairman, DeaconsJoe CoverCharles FogleSkip RiglerDeaconsFaith Baptist ChurchHampsteadOn behalf of the Benz family and the family of Christ at Faith Baptist Church, we wish to thank you for the Christian manner in which you covered the illness and subsequent death of our pastor and friend Bert Benz.In this time of sensationalizing news events, it was comforting to know that this situation was being reported with concern and compassion for those involved.
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September 24, 2003
On September 21, 2003, MARIE JONESFriends may call at the family owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME EAST, 1101 East North Avenue, on Thursday, after 8 A.M. The family will receive friends at Faith Baptist Church, 833 N. Bond Street, on Friday, at 10:30 A.M. Services will follow at 11 A.M. See www.marchfh.com
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December 30, 2009
On December 25, 2009, William, Visitation at Calvin B. Scruggs Funeral Home, 1412 E. Preston Street on Thursday, December 31st from 12 to 5 p.m. Family will receive friends on Friday at Faith Baptist Church, 833 N. Bond Street from 10 to 11 a.m. at which time funeral will begin. Interment Maryland National Memorial Park.
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July 26, 2009
On July 22, 2009, HESTER M. LIVINGSTON, loving wife of Jefferson Livingston. Family will receive friends on Tuesday, July 28 from 5 to 8 P.M. at Vaughn C. Greene Funeral Services, 8728 Liberty Rd, Randallstown. On Wednesday, July 29, family will receive friends from 10 to 10:30 A.M. at Faith Baptist Church, 833 N. Bond St. with services to follow. Inquiries to (410) 655-0015.
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April 15, 2009
On April 13, 2009, Jamie Visitation at Calvin B. Scruggs Funeral Home, 1412 East Preston Street, on Thursday, April 16th from 2:30 to 7 P.M. Family will receive friends on Friday at Faith Baptist Church, 833 North Bond Street from 10:30 to 11 A.M. at which time funeral will begin.
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April 8, 2009
On April 6, 2009 FATS, devoted husband of Ruth and beloved father of Parris, Ibby,Terrence, and Kevin. Visitation at Calvin B. Scruggs Funeral Home, 1412 East Preston Street on Wednesday, April 8, 2009 from 2 to 7P.M. Family will receive friends on Thursday, April 9th at Faith Baptist Church, 833 North Bond Street from 10 to 10:30A.M. at which time service will begin. Interment Arbutus Memorial Park
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April 7, 2009
On April 3, 2009 REV. ROBERT H. RICHMOND, JR. Friends may visit the family owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST, INC., 4300 Wabash Avenue, on Wednesday after 8:30 a.m. where the family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. The family will also receive friends on Thursday at the Greater Faith Baptist Church, 3000 Huntingdon Avenue, at 10 a.m. with funeral service to follow at 10:30.
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March 20, 2009
On March 17, 2009, MARY JANE NORWOOD; devoted mother of Percy W. Darden and mother-in-law of Bernice Darden; beloved grandmother of Tivia Darden and sister of Caroline Steele. On Sunday, friends may call at VAUGHN C. GREENE FUNERAL SERVICES (RANDALLSTOWN), 8728 Liberty Road, from 4 to 8 P.M. On Monday, Mrs. Norwood will lie instate at Faith Baptist Church, 833 Bond Street, where the family will receive friends from 10:30 to 11:00 A.M. with services to follow. Inquiries to 410-655-0015.
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June 19, 2006
On June 15, 2006, LORRAINE E.; wife of the late George Crosby. Friends may call at the FAMILY OWNED MARCH FUNERAL HOME EAST, 1101 E. North Avenue, on Tuesday after 8 A.M. The family will receive friends at New Frontiers of Faith Baptist Church, 1100-1110 Beaumont Avenue, on Wednesday at 10 A.M.
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March 1, 2009
On February 24, 2009, CHRIS DONALD DYER; devoted husband of Roslyn Dyer. Beloved father of Chrystall LaRoche and Brandi Dyer. Friends may visit the family owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST, INC. 4300 Wabash Ave on Sunday after 10:00 A.M. where the family will receive friends from 3 to 5 P.M. The family will also receive friends on Monday at the Faith Baptist Church, 833 N. Bond Street at 11:00 A.M. followed by funeral services at 11:30 A.M.
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February 8, 2009
On February 1, 2009 Carroll, Visitation at Calvin B. Scruggs Funeral Home, 1412 E. Preston Street on Sunday, February 8th from 2-5 P.M. Family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday at Faith Baptist Church, 833 North Bond Street, from 10 to 10:30 A.M. at which time service will begin. Interment Garrison Forest Veteran Cemetery.
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