March 1, 2007
On February 27, 2007, DONALD D. MEEKINS, dear sister of Wadena Johnson and her husband Larry. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be held at the Connelly Funeral Home of Essex, 300 Mace Avenue on Friday at 1 P.M. Visiting hours on Thursday 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Interment Gardens of Faith Cemetery.
September 8, 2006
GARFIELD MEEKINS, was last seen on September 6, 1999. Garfield leaves wife Dorothy, daughter Rubie, sister Maude Banks of Cambridge, MD, brother-in-law Alford Banks, nieces, nephews and friends. Daughter Regina Meekins and sister Irene Chester predeceased him in death. A Memorial Service has been scheduled for Saturday, September 9, 2006 at 11 A.M. The service will occur at First Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, 1142 N. Fulton Ave., Baltimore, MD.
May 8, 2006
On May 5, 2006, CATHERINE V. (nee Johnson); dear wife of Albert Thyr; beloved mother of Judy A. Harden and her husband Joseph; loving sister-in-law of Edward Meekins; aunt of Michael Meekins; sister of the late Janice Meekins. A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday at 7 P.M. at Fink Funeral Home, P.A., 426 Crain Highway S.W. (at 5th Avenue). Donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 415 N. Charles Street, Balto., MD 21201.
February 23, 2006
On February 21, 2006 GEORGE W. MEEKINS beloved father of Rosa Elizabeth Smith and Laverne Johnson. Friends may call at the MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST, INC., 4300 Wabash Avenue on Friday after 8:30 a.m. The family will receive friends at Mt. Ararat Baptist Church, 3008 Gwynn Falls Pkwy. on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. Funeral Services will follow at 11 a.m.
December 26, 2005
On Thursday, December 22, 2005, DORIS HORTON MARLOW; beloved wife of E. Morton Marlow; mother of Wayne M. Marlow; sister of Bessie Peret, Betty Meekins and Charles F. Horton, Jr. Friends may call Tuesday, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M., at Donaldson Funeral Home, P.A., 313 Talbott Avenue, Laurel MD, where Services will be held on Wednesday, 11 A.M. Interment Ivy Hill Cemetery.
December 21, 2005
On December 19, 2005, DOROTHY H. MEEKINS (nee Michael); beloved wife of the late Roland Kenneth Meekins Sr.; loving mother of Kenneth Meekins and his wife Kim and Cynthia Scalion and her husband James; sister of Betty Cornwell and Irma Campbell. Also survived by three grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, two step-grandchildren and six step-great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by two brothers, Eugene and Reginald Harmon. Funeral Services will be held on Friday, at 10 A.M. from the ECKHARDT FUNERAL CHAPEL P.A., 11605 Reisterstown Rd., Owings Mills.
November 4, 2005
On November 2, 2005, LANNA L. BITTER (nee Meekins) beloved wife of Henry C. Bitter, devoted mother of Sheryn Wright, Larry Bitter and Donald Bitter, loving grandmother of Forrest and Steven Wright, Elizabeth, Kathryn, Rachael, Christine and Sarah Bitter, dear sister of Donald Meekins and Dena Johnson. Funeral services will be held in Crownsville Veteran Cemetery Chapel on Monday at 1:45 P.M. Friends may call at the family owned Duda Ruck Funeral Home of Dundalk Inc., 7922 Wise Avenue on Sunday from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 P.M. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Merritt Park Baptist Church Alpha Program, 1799 Merritt Boulevard, Baltimore, MD, 21222.
August 12, 2005
On August 8, 2005 DOROTHY E. of Ellicott City, MD, wife of the late Karl Scharpf, Jr. She is preceded in death by her grandson Karl Wolf. She is survived by her daughters Dorothy Wolf and Karolyn Dimarco; her grandchildren Suzanne Giosa, Lisa Thurston and Amy Barnes; her sister Edna Armetta and brother John Meekins, Sr., both of Florida. She is also survived by seven great-grandchildren. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the GARY L. KAUFMAN FUNERAL HOME AT MEADOWRIDGE MEMORIAL PARK, INC., 7250 Washington Blvd.
August 9, 2005
On August 8, 2005, LILLIE L. HOY beloved wife of 68 years to William H. Hoy, loving mother of William Charles Hoy. Also survived by two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren, sister of Nelson, Donald and David Meekins. Predeceased by siblings, Evelyn Sibley, Grace Hastings, Lorraine Hudgins, Robert, Lawrence, Douglas and Irvin Meekins A funeral mass will be held on Thursday, August 11 from Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Glyndon at 10 A.M. Interment Lorraine Park Cemetery. Father Lloyd E. Aiken officiating.