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September 14, 2002
Julia T. Burleigh, a philanthropist who established several scholarship funds, died of heart failure Wednesday at Meridian Nursing Center in Centreville. She was 95. Born in Centreville, Queen Anne's County, the former Julia Thomas graduated from Centreville High School in 1924 and received a bachelor's degree in language from Sweet Briar College in Virginia in 1929. She taught language at St. Anne's School in Charlottesville, Va., and worked as a legal secretary for law firms in Baltimore until 1938.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | February 12, 2014
Julia T. Kappler, an insurance agent who won awards for her handmade hooked rugs, died of cancer Feb. 2 at Gilchrist Hospice Care. The Towson resident was 74. Born Julia Scott Todd in Orange, Va., she was the daughter of James T. Todd, a longtime Orange County treasurer, and Orene Dickinson Todd, a homemaker. She was a 1956 graduate of Orange High School and earned a degree at Sweet Briar College, where she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Mrs. Kappler moved to Atlanta, where she worked at the Georgia Historical Society.
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ENTERTAINMENT
May 30, 2004
Steve and Pat Wilcoxson, of Phoenix, MD and Mary Stanford of Lynchburg, VA and Howard Bond of Blacksburg, VA are pleased to announce the wedding of their children, Sara Anne Wilcoxson and Jeffrey Howard Bond at the chapel on the campus of Sweet Briar College in Sweet Briar, VA on April 24, 2004. The Honorable A. Ellen White performed the wedding ceremony. Wendy J. Wilcoxson of Erie, PA and Amherst, VA, the bride's sister was maid of honor and Billiejo Fuqua of Lynchburg, VA was her attendant.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | February 10, 2014
Patricia W. Waters, a homemaker, Anglophile and mother of filmmaker John Waters, died Saturday of complications from a fall and recent surgery at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. She was 89. "She was our matriarch. She was an unusually strong and loving mother who was lovely and taught me the articles of good taste, which I turned into a career," said John S. Waters Jr. "She was equally proud of all of her children and their different lives. " "First of all, she was the epitome of a lady, and she was a mentor to me," said Martha Ann Robinson, a longtime friend.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | February 12, 2014
Julia T. Kappler, an insurance agent who won awards for her handmade hooked rugs, died of cancer Feb. 2 at Gilchrist Hospice Care. The Towson resident was 74. Born Julia Scott Todd in Orange, Va., she was the daughter of James T. Todd, a longtime Orange County treasurer, and Orene Dickinson Todd, a homemaker. She was a 1956 graduate of Orange High School and earned a degree at Sweet Briar College, where she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Mrs. Kappler moved to Atlanta, where she worked at the Georgia Historical Society.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | September 6, 2012
Anne A. Coulbourn, a homemaker and volunteer, died Aug. 31 of lung cancer at the Blakehurst retirement community. She was 82. The daughter of a stockbroker and a homemaker, the former Anne Adams was born in Baltimore and raised in Ruxton. After graduating in 1947 from Bryn Mawr School, she briefly studied at Sweet Briar College, before earning a bachelor's degree in fine arts from the Maryland Institute College of Art . Before her 1953 marriage to Lewin Wethered, an attorney, she worked as a commercial artist in the advertising department of the old O'Neill & Co. department store.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | February 10, 2014
Patricia W. Waters, a homemaker, Anglophile and mother of filmmaker John Waters, died Saturday of complications from a fall and recent surgery at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. She was 89. "She was our matriarch. She was an unusually strong and loving mother who was lovely and taught me the articles of good taste, which I turned into a career," said John S. Waters Jr. "She was equally proud of all of her children and their different lives. " "First of all, she was the epitome of a lady, and she was a mentor to me," said Martha Ann Robinson, a longtime friend.
NEWS
October 24, 2002
Rebekah Stokes Lamb, a homemaker who had served as an election judge, died of cancer Sunday at her home of the past five years in Rehoboth Beach, Del. She was 78 and previously lived in Roland Park. Mrs. Lamb formerly worked at Elizabeth Cooney Personnel Agency and Party People, both at the Village of Cross Keys, and at Gundy's, a Roland Park gift shop. She was a Republican election judge for many years at the polling place at Roland Park Middle School. "She loved conversing with people and telling stories," said her daughter, Caroline MacRae Lamb of Charlottesville, Va. "She was a compassionate, considerate person."
NEWS
October 30, 2005
GRACE B. MULLER-THYM, 84, died September 29, 2005 at Westminster Canterbury, Richmond, Virginia. She was daughter of Edlow W. Bugg and Mary Quarles Bugg Chichester, and widow of Harold Toy Muller-Thym. Mrs. Muller-Thym worked many years with the Harford County Welfare Board in Child Placement. In 1967, the Muller-Thyms started a food manufacturing plant, Thymly Products, in Colora, MD. She was a member of Garden Club of America, Garden Club of Harford County, Daughters of the American Revolution, and Harford County Historical Society.
BUSINESS
March 17, 1997
New positionsDevine to head human resources at Harbor Court HotelHarbor Court Hotel announced the selection of Eva M. Devine as director of human resources. She will have responsibility for implementing regulatory and corporate personnel policy and will also sit on the hotel's executive committee. Before joining the luxury hotel, the Sweet Briar College graduate was operations director for the Pride of Baltimore and the former marketing director for Baltimore-based Faidley's Seafood. Berkshire Consulting Group, in Ellicott City, announced Donna T. Rawlings has joined the firm as a senior consulting associate.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | September 6, 2012
Anne A. Coulbourn, a homemaker and volunteer, died Aug. 31 of lung cancer at the Blakehurst retirement community. She was 82. The daughter of a stockbroker and a homemaker, the former Anne Adams was born in Baltimore and raised in Ruxton. After graduating in 1947 from Bryn Mawr School, she briefly studied at Sweet Briar College, before earning a bachelor's degree in fine arts from the Maryland Institute College of Art . Before her 1953 marriage to Lewin Wethered, an attorney, she worked as a commercial artist in the advertising department of the old O'Neill & Co. department store.
ENTERTAINMENT
May 30, 2004
Steve and Pat Wilcoxson, of Phoenix, MD and Mary Stanford of Lynchburg, VA and Howard Bond of Blacksburg, VA are pleased to announce the wedding of their children, Sara Anne Wilcoxson and Jeffrey Howard Bond at the chapel on the campus of Sweet Briar College in Sweet Briar, VA on April 24, 2004. The Honorable A. Ellen White performed the wedding ceremony. Wendy J. Wilcoxson of Erie, PA and Amherst, VA, the bride's sister was maid of honor and Billiejo Fuqua of Lynchburg, VA was her attendant.
NEWS
September 14, 2002
Julia T. Burleigh, a philanthropist who established several scholarship funds, died of heart failure Wednesday at Meridian Nursing Center in Centreville. She was 95. Born in Centreville, Queen Anne's County, the former Julia Thomas graduated from Centreville High School in 1924 and received a bachelor's degree in language from Sweet Briar College in Virginia in 1929. She taught language at St. Anne's School in Charlottesville, Va., and worked as a legal secretary for law firms in Baltimore until 1938.
NEWS
September 16, 1990
Services for Dr. Ellenor K. Stafford-Milio, a reading specialist and professor of communication and learning skills at Prince George's Community College, will be held at 11 a.m. tomorrow at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church, East Mount Vernon Place and North Washington Place.Dr. Stafford-Milio lived in the Village of Cross Keys. She died Wednesday at Union Memorial Hospital of complications after surgery at the age of 62.Before joining the faculty of the Prince George's school, she was a reading resource teacher and specialist in the Baltimore school system between 1975 and 1986.
NEWS
September 20, 2007
Baylis R. Love, a longtime Ruxton resident and well-known walker, died Monday of heart failure at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson. She was 94. Born Baylis Rector, she was raised in Roanoke, Va., and attended Sweet Briar College. She was married in 1934 to George Love and lived in Richmond, Va., and Alexandria, Va., before settling in Ruxton in 1950. Mr. Love, who was an engineer and accountant with Chesapeake & Potomac Telephone Co., died in 1986. In 1951, she became Sunday school superintendent at the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, where she was also a communicant.
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