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February 6, 2005
On February 2, 2005, JOHN THOMAS WHATLEY. On Monday, friends may call at the VAUGHN C. GREENE FUNERAL SERVICES, 4101 Edmondson Avenue, from 3 to 8 P.M. On Tuesday, the family will receive friends from 11:30 to 12 P.M., with services to follow. Inquiries to (410) 945-2700.
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October 2, 2013
Regarding your recent editorial about Maryland's new gun law, you are obviously clueless about gun control ( "Md. gun rights lawsuits are firing blanks," Sept. 30). It's working great in Chicago. These new laws will do absolutely nothing to stop criminals from getting guns. Actually, the current laws need to be enforced and strengthened with mandatory sentences for people who commit crimes with guns. The only thing these "feel good" laws will accomplish is trampling on the rights of law-abiding citizens.
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March 16, 2003
On March 12, 2003, JOHN THOMAS COBB, husband of Nellie Leverett Cobb. Mr. Cobb was employed with BWI Airport for 36 years before retiring. He is survived by his wife, twO daughters, one grandson, one granddaughter, one son-in-law, five sisters, two brothers, two aunts, and many relatives and friends. Viewing will be held Friday, March 21, 2003 from 2pm to 7pm at Gary P. Marsh Funeral Home. 270 Hilton Pass. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, March 22, 2003 at Sacred Zion Full Gospel Baptist Church - 20 W. North Ave Family Hour 11am-12noon services at noon.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | August 23, 2012
John Thomas "Dick" Burda, a retired asbestos worker and former Howard County resident, died Sunday of lung cancer at Gilchrist Hospice in Towson. He was 83. Born in Baltimore and raised in Edmondson Village, Mr. Burda attended city public schools. He served with the Marine Corps in Korea during the Korean War, where he was wounded. He was later awarded the Purple Heart. For 35 years until retiring in 1989, Mr. Burda worked out of Pipe Coverers' Union 11, which is now Local 24. The longtime Ellicott City resident moved to Ocean Pines 15 years ago. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed fishing and crabbing with his family.
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November 23, 2006
On November 19, 2006 "J.T." Visitation at JOSEPH H. BROWN, JR. FUNERAL HOME, 2140 N. Fulton Ave. on Fri., 2-8 P.M. The family will receive friends in the chapel on Saturday at 10 A.M. Funeral at 10:30 A.M.
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June 26, 2003
On Wednesday, June 25, 2003, JOHN, devoted husband of Evelyn, beloved father and father-in-law of Linda Mary and Reinhold "Ron" Barchet, Jennifer and Greg Nicholas, Sharon and Thomas Sweitzer, daughter Amy McLaughlin, son Alan McLaughlin, loving sister Margaret Volpinari, devoted grandfather of ten. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday at 10 A.M. at St. John Catholic Church, 43 Monroe Street, Westminster. Interment will be in Meadow Branch Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the Pritts Funeral Home and Chapel, 412 Washington Road, Westminster on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to Carroll Hospice, 95 Carroll Street, Westminster, MD 21157.
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By John-John Williams IV, The Baltimore Sun and Baltimore Sun reporter | February 27, 2011
John Thomas Chambers Jr., Annapolis' first black mayor, died Friday morning of a heart attack. His death came five days before his 83rd birthday. "He loved helping others," said Hannah Scott Chambers, his wife of 57 years. "He loved all sports, and he loved church, children and people. He was an unusual individual. I kept expecting him to change. Thank God he never did. " The second oldest of four children, Mr. Chambers was born and raised in the Parole community of Annapolis. His father, the Rev. John T. Chambers Sr., owned the popular Chambers Barber Shop, and was one of the founders of the Anne Arundel County branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
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By The Baltimore Sun | February 25, 2011
Annapolis' first black mayor, John Thomas Chambers Jr., died Friday morning of a heart attack, according to statement from the City of Annapolis Chambers, who would have turned 83 on Tuesday, was appointed mayor by city council colleagues in 1981 after Republican Mayor John C. Apostol resigned and Apostol's successor committed suicide. Chambers served from April 12 to June 7, 1981, before Richard Hillman was elected to succeed him, according to a statement on the city's website.
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August 28, 2009
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July 28, 2006
On July 25, 2006 HOWARD E. THOMAS; beloved husband of M. Bernardine (nee Holmes); devoted father of Carol Wunsch, Andrew Thomas, Linda Rhinehart, Edward and John Thomas, Ann Keller, Stephen Thomas and Diane Allen; dear brother of Samuel E. Thomas, Catherine E. Seay, Julius W. Thomas, Lillian M. Dosch, Sophia L. Brosius, Ethel M. Silsley, Doris J. Schmidt, Marie S. Bailey and the late Stephen W. Thomas. Also survived by 17 grandchildren. A Vigil Service will be held at the family owned Leonard J. Ruck Inc. Funeral Home, 5305 Harford Rd., (at Echodale)
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June 22, 2006
On June 19, 2006, GERALDINE E. (nee Thomas), beloved wife of Edward D. Sears; devoted mother of Ellie J. Lee and her husband Brian; dear grandmother of Marc E. Hammerbacher; sister of Mildred Ruth, Martha Jones, Jerry Thomas, Elizabeth Swidler, Richard Thomas and John Thomas (all of Shippensburg, PA). Visiting at the E.F. Lassahn Funeral Home, P.A., 11750 Belair Road (Kingsville) on Thursday 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Funeral Services will be held at St. Paul's Lutheran Church (Jerusalem Road)
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