July 29, 2007
On July 24, 2007, MATTIE MAE COLEMAN RANKIN, devoted wife of Theodore Rankin. She is also survived by 7 daughters, 7 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. Friends may call at the FAMILY OWNED MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST, Inc., 4300 Wabash Avenue on Sunday after 10A.M. The family will receive friends at Brown's Memorial Baptist Church, 3215 W. Belvedere Ave, on Monday at 11:00 A.M. Funeral Services will follow at 11:30 A.M.
March 14, 1993
When Matt Rankin took over as Edgewood's girls basketball coach last November, the outlook wasn't promising."The team we started out with this year was a lot different than I Coach of the Yearhad expected," said Rankin, an assistant coach with last year's team. "My No. 1 player had a bad knee and I lost three girls to work and one to cheerleading."But Rankin, a 24-year-old math teacher at Edgewood High, quickly turned the Rams into contenders for the county title. The Baltimore Sun's Harford County Girls Basketball Coach of the Year, Rankin turned the Rams into a team-oriented squad with a balanced offense and an ever-improving defense.
October 28, 1990
A Mass of Christian burial for George Thomas Rankin, retired Baltimore teacher and Towson State athletic star, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Luke's Catholic Church, 100th Street and Coastal Highway in Ocean City.Mr. Rankin died Friday of pulmonary fibrosis at his Ocean Pines ** home. He was 81.Born in Baltimore, Mr. Rankin was educated in the city's parochial schools and graduated from Baltimore City College in 1929. He later attended what was then the Towson State Teacher's College, graduating in 1935.
July 21, 2008
Dorothy Moulton Rankin, a retired federal worker who taught sewing in Africa and owned a tailoring and fashion shop in Baltimore in the 1970s and '80s, died July 14 at her home in Reisterstown after suffering a heart attack. She was 84. Dorothy Moulton was born in Baltimore and attended St. Barnabas Catholic and Baltimore City public schools. She graduated from Frederick Douglass High School in June 1942 and married William Rankin six years later. Mrs. Rankin became interested in sewing in high school, learning from her mother and making clothes for peers and family members, according to her sister, Lillian Wainwright of Baltimore.
August 21, 2004
On August 19, 2004, MARY "Cindy" (nee Rankin), beloved wife of Milton Rowles; devoted daughter of Christina Rankin and the late Marvin J. Rankin; sister of Connie and Bobby; daughter-in-law of Myrtle Rowles and the late Milton Rowles; aunt of Christina, Brittany and Christopher; and a host of aunts, uncles and cousins. Visiting at the Lassahn Funeral Home, Inc., 7401 Belair Road (Overlea) on Saturday and Sunday 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Funeral Services will be held on Monday at 11 A.M. Interment Gardens of Faith Cemetery.
March 31, 2004
On March 30, 2004, MARION RUBY SWAIN ELDER, beloved wife of the late Roy Preston Elder, Sr., devoted mother of Sharon Elder Rankin and Roy Preston Elder, Jr., mother-in-law of Brent Rankin and Joyce Elder, sister of Jean Gentry and Wayne Swain, niece of Robert and Patricia List, dear grandmother of Tanya Barnett, Roy Preston, III, and Elizabeth Elder, and David and Traci Rankin. Also survived by four great-grandchildren. Visiting at Lassahn Funeral Home, Inc., 7401 Belair Road (Overlea)