January 27, 2009
On January 21, 2009, LILLIAN GAIL OWINGS. On Wednesday, friends may call at VAUGHN C. GREENE FUNERAL SERVICES (RANDALLSTOWN), 8728 Liberty Road from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M. On Thursday, Mrs. Owings will lie instate at Grace Presbyterian Church, 2604 Banister Avenue, where the family will receive friends from 10:00 to 10:30 A.M., with services to follow. Inquiries to (410) 655-0015.
November 28, 2006
On November 25, 2006, DR. BENJAMIN FRANKLIN SMITH, JR., devoted father of Pamela Smith Evans. Friends may call at the family owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST, INC., 4300 Wabash Avenue on Wednesday after 8:30 A.M. Family will receive friends on Thursday at Grace Presbyterian Church, 2604 Banister Road at 11:30 A.M., followed by funeral service at 12 noon.
April 22, 2008
On April 17, 2008, RICHARD EARL DIGGS; beloved husband of Carolyn Hairston-Diggs. On Today, friends may call at the VAUGHN C. GREENE FUNERAL SERVICES, 5151 Baltimore, National Pike from 3 to 8 P.M. On Wednesday, Mr. Diggs will lie instate at Grace Presbyterian Church, 2604 Banister Road, (21215), where the family will receive friends from 11:30 to 12:00 P.M. with services to follow. Inquiries to (410) 233-2400.
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, 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.
June 24, 2004
On June 6, 2004, MAXENE W. HIGGINBOTHAM, loving sister of Ruth Robinson and her husband Lawrence Robinson and Gwendolyn Seaborne; dear aunt to Dr. Shawn Robinson and Hildreth Robinson. Also survived by other nieces and nephews. Memorial services will be held Friday, June 25, 2004 at the Grace Presbyterian Church, located at 2604 Bannister Road, near Greenspring Avenue. Family time at 10:30 a.m. and services to follow at ll:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Grace Outreach Center, 2605 Bannister Road, Baltimore, MD 21215.
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.