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August 10, 2008
On July 1, 2008, JOHN W. SAPPINGTON. Service for burial Sunday, August 10, 2 P.M. at Peace Chapel Columbarium, Cathedral of the Incarnation, 4 E. University Pkwy, Baltimore.
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By Jessica Anderson, The Baltimore Sun | February 5, 2014
A 65-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder after Baltimore County police said he set his neighbor's house on fire Tuesday in Essex. Investigators believe John Wesley Mosley Jr. used an accelerant to start a fire in his neighbor's home in the of the 700 block of Essex Ave. Tuesday morning. Police went to Mosley's home on Sunday after neighbors called about his strange behavior. Officers from the county's Mobile Crisis Unit - which is called when a person is suffering from a mental illness - spoke to the victim and her friend, who was not at home at the time of Tuesday's fire.
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February 27, 2005
On February 23, 2005, CAPTAIN JOHN WESLEY MILLS, SR.; beloved husband of the late Frances Mary Mills (nee Smith); loving father of John W. Mills, Jr. and Mary F. Einolf; devoted grandfather of Deborah Spanburg and David Stone; dear great-grandfather of Lesley, Nicole, Lauren and Brady. A Graveside Funeral Service will be held at Moreland Memorial Park, on Monday at 11 A.M. Interment to follow.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | December 6, 2012
John Wesley Jones Jr., a retired Harford County public schools teacher who headed its teachers union, died of cancer Dec. 3 at his Bel Air home. He was 63. Born in Baltimore and raised in the Jones Creek section of Sparrows Point, he was a 1967 graduate of Sparrows Point High School, where he played lacrosse and football and wrestled. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in geography at Frostburg State College, where he also played football and lacrosse. He had a master's degree in liberal arts from the Johns Hopkins University.
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April 15, 2004
On April 11, 2004, JOHN WESLEYCOOPER JR., devoted husband of Alice R. Cooper (nee Richards), loving father of John Wesley Cooper III, and his wife Sandra, Judith A. Carter, Cynthia J. Schroen and her husband Arthur and the late Larry Edward Cooper. Also survived by 13 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and devoted brother of Paul M. Cooper, Helena Berkoff, Rachel Closser, Jane Wilson, the late Robert Cooper and Frances Dougherty. Family will receive friends on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P. M at HARRY H. WITZKE'S FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, INC., 4112 Old Columbia Pike, Ellicott City where a service will be held on Friday, 10 A. M with interment following at Crestlawn Memorial Gardens.
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April 22, 2004
John Wesley Jarman, a retired civil engineer and consultant, died of liver failure Friday at Mercy Medical Center. The Inner Harbor resident was 77. Born and raised in Baltimore, he was a 1945 graduate of Polytechnic Institute. As a teen, he had jobs in area shipyards and as a lifeguard at local pools and at Ocean City. After serving in the Army and working as a surveyor for Baltimore Contractors Inc. and in Hawaii, he became a civilian employee of the Army Corps of Engineers. He worked for the Army in Morocco and Italy and rose to become the supervisory general engineer at Fort Belvoir, Va. In this capacity, he testified before congressional committees on water resources issues.
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July 16, 2006
John Wesley Wood Jr., a retired actuary for the U.S. Government Accountability Office, died of pneumonia Monday at St. Joseph Medical Center. He was 75 and lived in Towson. Born in Long Island City, N.Y., he was educated in New York City public schools, graduating from high school in 1950. After he graduated from Princeton University with the Class of 1954, he moved to Salisbury, where he worked at the Wayne Pump Co. He was a member of the Community Players in Salisbury, holding the lead in many productions, including Henry VIII and The Devil's Disciple.
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May 14, 2004
John Wesley Jackson, a retired Western Electric Co. employee who later worked as a courier and cabdriver, died of cancer Saturday at Mercy Medical Center. He was 71 and a resident of the city's Pen Lucy neighborhood. Born in Baltimore and raised on Mace Street, he was a 1952 graduate of Frederick Douglass High School and later studied education at what is now Morgan State University. He served in the Air Force from 1952 to 1956, attaining the rank of sergeant. He then worked for Western Electric at Point Breeze for 27 years before his retirement in 1983.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | May 10, 2012
The Rev. John Wesley Bowen, a Roman Catholic priest and church historian who advocated sainthood for a 19th-century Baltimore woman, died of pneumonia Sunday at St. Agnes Hospital. He was 87 and lived in Catonsville. Born in Baltimore and raised on Linden Avenue, he attended Mount St. Joseph High School before entering the old St. Charles College, a seminary. He earned degrees in philosophy and theology at St. Mary's Seminary and the Catholic University of America, where he also earned a second master's degree.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | August 20, 2010
John Wesley Henson, a retired postal worker and active church member who enjoyed singing in choirs, died Aug. 10 of a stroke at Northwest Hospital Center. He was 91. Mr. Henson, the son of a farmer and homemaker, was born in Baltimore and raised by an uncle and aunt in Lincoln, Del. After graduating from high school in Delaware, he began his college studies at Delaware State College for Colored Students, which became Delaware State College in 1947 and later Delaware State University.
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February 5, 2009
On January 29, 2009 THOMAS DONALD PRICE, SR. beloved husband of Evelyn Price; father of Renee Newman and Thomas Price, Jr.; also survived by five grandchildren, three sisters, one brother, one brother-in-law, two sisters-in-law and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends. Friends may call at the John Wesley United Methodist Church, 6922 Ritchie Hwy., Glen Burnie, MD on Thursday, February 5, 2009 4-8 p.m. Family will receive friends on Friday, February 6, 2009 from 10-10:30 a.m. at the John Wesley United Methodist Church, funeral services to follow.
NEWS
August 10, 2008
On July 1, 2008, JOHN W. SAPPINGTON. Service for burial Sunday, August 10, 2 P.M. at Peace Chapel Columbarium, Cathedral of the Incarnation, 4 E. University Pkwy, Baltimore.
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July 9, 2008
On July 6, 2008 REV. DR. DEPRIEST WHYE, SR., Former Pastor of John Wesley U.M.C., Past District Superintendent of the Washington East District of the United Methodist Church, beloved husband of Ruth Whye; two children Dr. DePriest W. Whye, Jr. and Brian Wayne Whye; one sister Elaine Williams; one brother James A. DePriest; daughter-in-law May-lis DePriest; three grandchildren, Denise, Tyra and Alicia DePriest and a host of other relatives and friends....
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