March 1, 2009
On February 24, 2009, MITCHELL G. ZEBRON, SR.; companion of the late Alma Grove; father of the late Mitchell G. Zebron, Jr.; grandfather of Mitchell G. Zebron, III, and Joseph D. Zebron. Also survived by his friends and caregiver, Jacqueline Liberto, and his siblings, Edward Zebron, Gertrude Globek, Sophie Frandino, Margaret Thaden, and late Steve Zebron, Helen Murphy, Bertha Pumphrey, Stella Jones and Mary Makar. A Funeral Service will be held at the Veterans Cemetery of Crownsville, Tuesday at 1:45 P.M. Further inquiries may be directed to the family owned Ambrose Funeral Home, Inc., 410-242-2211.
February 15, 2009
Boys basketball No. 8 Old Mill @ Annapolis : WHEN: : Tuesday, 5 p.m. OUTLOOK: : In the final week of the regular season, defending county champ and first place Old Mill has one of the county title game berths locked up, while Annapolis, Severna Park and Arundel are all vying for the second spot. Juniors Mike Holley and Chris Day have provided smart backcourt play with senior Marvin Pinkney a standout inside. The Panthers also like to hustle on defense and get in transition with senior G Chris Beck and junior F Delmore Howard the catalysts.
September 9, 2008
Ernestine Lorraine Pumphrey, a retired hospital administrative clerk, died of complications from cancer Sept. 2 at the Joseph Richey Hospice in downtown Baltimore. The Gwynns Falls area resident was 80. Born Ernestine Lorraine Matthews in Baltimore and raised on North Carrollton Avenue, she was a 1946 Frederick Douglass High School graduate, where she was active in the music program. She studied classical music throughout her childhood and while a student at Morgan State University, she met her future husband, John A. Pumphrey.
September 7, 2008
On September 2, 2008 ERNESTINE L. PUMPHREY beloved wife of 57 years to John Pumphrey; sister of Donald L. Matthews; mother of Andrea L. Melvin, Stewart E., Jonathan E., Brad R., Brian T. and Guy S. Pumphrey; twelve grandchildren, Tia Melvin-Laurie, Shaun, Christina, Justin E., Brandon, Jordan, Kendall, Dominique, Darren, Kayla, Kyra, and Jonathan Pumphrey; five great-grandchildren Ava, Riley, Hailey, Chloe and Justin D. Pumphrey and a host of relatives and...
May 12, 2008
COLLEGE PARK -- Maryland's Katie Pumphrey picked the perfect time to score her first goal of the season. The senior defender raced about 30 yards to fire a shot into the net early in the second half for what would become the game-changing goal, setting off a big run and sparking the No. 3 seed Terrapins to a 20-7 victory over Temple yesterday in an NCAA first-round game at the Maryland Field Hockey and Lacrosse Complex. The victory sends the Terps (18-2) into Saturday's 1 p.m. quarterfinal, where they will play host to Duke (12-7)
May 5, 2008
Marvin M. Pumphrey, a retired farmer and excavator who was a prolific vegetable gardener, died of colon cancer Tuesday at his home in Glen Burnie. He was 85. Mr. Pumphrey was born in Hanover and grew up on his family's large truck farm there, where vegetables were grown on several hundred acres. He graduated from Glen Burnie High School and worked on the farm until the late 1950s, when his family sold it. Mr. Pumphrey married Dorothy Tacka in 1946. Even after the family farm closed, Mr. Pumphrey continued growing vegetables in the yard at his home in Ferndale.