May 1, 2008
On April 27, 2008, SHAWNITA ALISHA MITCHELL. Survived by mother, Lavenia Pollard, daughter, Brionnia Faucett, brother, Daryyl Mitchell and a host of other family and friends. Friends may call the family owned WYLIE FUNERAL HOME P.A. OF BALTIMORE COUNTY, 9200 Liberty Road Thursday from 6-8P.M. Services Friday at Grace Presbyterian Church, 2604 Banister Road, 10:30A.M. wake11:00A.M. Funeral Interment Following. Inquiries: www.wyliefuneralhome.com.
June 19, 2007
On June 13, 2007 MAURICE M. GORDON, JR. cherished son of Jill P. Jenkins and Maurice Gordon-Bey, Sr.; also survived by other loving relatives and friends. Wake at Grace Presbyterian Church, 2604 Banister Road, on Tuesday, June 19 from 11-11:30 a.m. when funeral service will begin. Interment at Mt. Zion Cemetery. Arrangements by JOSEPH L. RUSS FUNERAL HOME, P.A.
April 14, 2009
On April 10, 2009, LEONORA E. HEWITT. 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 to 7 P.M. The family will also receive friends on Thursday at Grace Presbyterian Church, 2604 Banister Road, at 10:30 A.M. followed by funeral services at 11 AM.
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.
April 14, 2003
Clarence W. Blount: A memorial service for Clarence W. Blount, an influential former state senator who died Saturday, will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at Morgan State University's fine arts center. A funeral for Mr. Blount, the Senate's first African-American majority leader, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Grace Presbyterian Church, 2604 Banister Road. Mr. Blount will be buried at Woodlawn Cemetery. The family said donations may be sent to Grace Outreach Corp., a community outreach center at 2605 Banister Road, Baltimore 21215.
June 25, 2006
On June 19, 2006, L. EUGENEPRETTYMAN; dear father of Quandra and Waltyn Prettyman and loving grandfather of Johanna Stadler; also survived by many loving friends. Mr. Prettyman may be viewed on Monday at the JOSEPH L. RUSS FUNERAL HOME, P.A., 2222-26 W. North Avenue, from 3 to 8 P.M., with family greeting friends from 6 to 8 P.M. The family will also receive friends at Grace Presbyterian Church, 2604 Bannister Road, on Tuesday from 11 to 11:30 A.M., when funeral service will begin. Interment at Arbutus Memorial Park.
September 21, 2006
On September 18, 2006, DR. THELMA P., beloved wife of the late Dr. McDonald Bando. She is survived by cousins, Jessie Clemmons, Ronald and Jacqueline Reid, other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the family owned HOWELL FUNERAL HOME, 6400 Liberty Heights Avenue on Thursday 3 to 7 P.M. Family will receive friends at Grace Presbyterian Church, 2604 Banister Road on Friday 11 A.M to 12 noon with funeral services immediately following. Ernest R. Terry, Director in Charge.
April 10, 2007
On April 5, 2007, RUTH Walker; devoted wife of Lawrence Robinson and beloved mother of Hildreth N. and Dr. Shawn W. Robinson. Friends may call at the FAMILY OWNED MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST, INC., 4300 Wabash Avenue on Wednesday after 8:30 A.M. The family will receive friends at Grace Presbyterian Church, 2604 Banister Road on Thursday at 10:30 A.M. Funeral service wil follow at 11 A.M. In lieu of flowers, donations to Grace Outreach Center, 2604 Banister Road...