July 9, 2004
Authorities were searching yesterday for a state prison inmate who escaped this week from a work crew in Baltimore. Corrections officials met with the inmate's wife, who received a surprise telephone call from him telling her that he had escaped from the Baltimore City Correctional Center and was coming to find her. Roderick Dunham, 30, who had served most of a five-year sentence for handgun violations, slipped away from a work crew at 2:45 p.m. Tuesday,...
November 4, 2005
On November 1, 2005, MARY PATTERSON COBB, died at her home in Portland, Oregon. She was 85 years old. Born June 26, 1920 she was the daughter of Carl V.S. Patterson and Catherine Allen Patterson of Towanda, PA. She graduated from Towanda Area High School in the Class of 1938 and continued her education at Randolph Macon Women's College in Virginia. On February 28, 1942 Mary Patterson married Jack R. Cobb of Fox Chase Farms, Towanda at the First Presbyterian Church in Towanda, PA. Preceded in death by her husband, Mary P. Cobb was a resident of Baltimore, Maryland for over 60 years before moving to Portland, Oregon a year ago. Mary P. Cobb loved to travel abroad and to support the arts and community projects.
July 27, 2003
On July 26, 2003 LINDA SMITH, beloved mother of Towanda, Glenda and Nicole. Also surviving a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the family owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST INC., 4300 Wabash Ave., on Wednesday after 8:30 A.M. where the family will receive friends on Thursday at 11:30 A.M. followed by funeral service at 12 noon. See www.marchfh.com
September 9, 2003
On September 4, 2003, SHIRLEY ANNA CANADA, beloved mother of Thomas, Towanda and Termaine. Also surviving three grandchildren, two sisters, one brother, and a host of relatives and friends. Friends may call at the family owned March Funeral Home West, Inc., 4300 Wabash Avenue, on Wednesday after 8:30 A.M. Family will receive friends on Thursday at Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church, 2812 Reisterstown Rd., at 11 A.M. followed by Funeral Services 11:30. Interment King Memorial Park. See www.marchfh.
July 18, 2004
On July 12, 2004, DANIEL T., husband of Towanda Norris, father of Jauan, Latisha, Shaylyn and Daniel Jr., son of Shirley Norris, brother of Gretchen Norris, step-father of Tori Williams. Also survived by aunts, uncles and other relatives. Friends may call at Phillips Funeral Home P.A., 1721-27 N. Monroe St. (Westwood Ave) Sunday 12 noon to 6 P.M. Family receiving friends Monday 10 A.M. to 10:30 A.M., with services to follow at Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church, 823 Edmondson Ave. (Winters Lane)
July 14, 2007
On July 8, 2007, WILLIAM CORNELL MCBETH, Jr. He is survived by his wife Justine (nee Hayes), two daughters, Towanda Robinson McBeth, Emporia, VA, and Angle McBeth, one son, William McBeth, III, one grandson, William McBeth, IV, one sister, Theresa Diane McBeth, one brother, Willliam David McBeth. He is also survived by many other relatives and friends. Visitation with family Sunday, 2 to 8 P.M., at the Phillip A. Weatherford Funeral Services, P.A., 2431 E. Olivier St. Funeral services Monday, 1 P.M., at Royal Baptist Church, 106 W. Atlantic Street, Emporia, VA. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery.