December 26, 1990
January 14, 2010
Though the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday is Jan. 15, the nation celebrates the civil rights activist on the third Monday of the month. The city's annual parade will pay homage to King with a rousing march down Baltimore's aptly named boulevard, children will enjoy hands-on activities and jazz enthusiasts will reflect with live music. "I HAVE A DREAM" WEEKEND: Port Discovery honors King with interactive exhibits, including peace quilt-making with the African American Quilters of Baltimore and drum circles.
April 15, 2004
On April 13, 2004, RICHARD C., beloved husband of the late Alva Jean (nee Klimm) devoted father of Richard C. King Jr., and the late Robert J. King, loving grandfather of Alyssia, Justin, Slater and Kelly King. Friends may call at the family owned Duda-Ruck Funeral Home of Dundalk Inc., 7922 Wise Avenue on Friday 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Funeral services will be held at 8:30 P.M. Interment private.
August 4, 2004
Suddenly on August 1, 2004, JOSEPH "ELLWOOD" KING SR., of Westminster, beloved husband of Ina L. (nee Franklin) King, father of Kathleen Pennewell, L. Denise Swartz, Joseph E. King Jr., Kimberly Judd and the late Cynthia Lynn King, brother of Annabelle Dooley and the late Marjorie Garrett. Also survived by eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services from the ELINE FUNERAL HOME, 11824 Reisterstown Road (at Franklin Boulevard) on Thursday 11 A.M. Interment All Saints Cemetery.
May 24, 2007
On May 19, 2007, MARY (Sclafani) KING; beloved wife of the late James Irvin King; loving mother of Carol Lee King and Dr. Paul Irvin King; cherished grandmother of four and great-grandmother of four; dear sister of Rose Fortman, Angelia Layfield and the late Christine Schultz and Joseph Sclafani. There will be a Gathering of Friends Saturday, 10:30 to 12 noon at the family owned Slack Funeral Home, P.A., 3871 Old Columbia Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21043. Graveside Funeral Services will be held at 1 P.M. at Crestlawn Memorial Gardens.
June 23, 2005
On June 21, 2005; ELNORA KING; beloved mother of Doris Johnson-Pickens and Herman King, Jr. She is also survived by 6 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and a host of other loving relatives and friends. On Friday, friends may call at the VAUGHN C. GREENE FUNERAL SERVICES, 5151 Balto. Natl' Pike, from 3 to 8 P.M. On Saturday, Mrs. King will lie instate at 1st Abyssinia Baptist Church, 2500 Arunah Avenue, where the family will receive friends from 10 to 10:30 A.M., with services to follow.