June 28, 2004
On June 23, 2004, Dr. William E., Sr., D.D., Pastor of the Union Baptist Church of Turners Station; husband of Delores Johnson; father of Deborah M., Rev. William E., Jr., Willard E., Raymond L., Walter E. Johnson and Benita Weathers. He is also survived by grandchildren, brothers, sisters and a host of other relatives, friends and The Union Baptist Church family. Beginning at 11 Am Tuesday, Pastor Johnson will lie in state at The Union Baptist Church, Main St. Turners Station where the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM. On Wednesday, the family will receive friends from 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM with Funeral Services to begin at 11:00 AM. Interment Arbutus Memorial Park.
September 27, 1990
Edward D. Matthews, a native of Baltimore, died Monday at Johns Hopkins Hospital after a long illness. He was 27.Services for Mr. Matthews, who also lived in Turners Station, were being held today at the Greater St. John's Baptist Church, 209 Walnut Ave., Turners Station.He attended Lemmel Junior High School and Dundalk Senior High.Mr. Matthews had an aptitude for electronics and mathematics and had worked as a disc jockey at weddings and parties. He also had worked in construction.He is survived by his mother, Ethel R. Ford of Baltimore; his father, Arthur Matthews Jr. of Hartford, Conn.
September 7, 2006
On September 4, 2006 JOHN GREEN. Friends may call at the family owned Howell Funeral Home on Thursday, September 7, from 3 to 7 P.M. Funeral Services will be held on Friday, September 8, 2006 in the Sanctuary of St. Matthews United Methodist Church, Turners Station. Family hour 10 to 10:30 A.M. Service will follow. Interment Crownsville Veterans Cemetery.
October 24, 2007
On October 20, 2007, MATTHEW B.; beloved father of Mocqunitta and Marilyn Thrower. He is also survived by three sisters, one brother, a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives. On Thursday 3-7:00 p.m., friends may visit JAMES A MORTON & SONS FUNERAL HOME, INC., 311 Main Street, Turners Station, MD. Funeral Services will be held on Friday. The family will receive friends 10-10:30 a.m. Funeral Services will follow immediately.
May 23, 2004
On May 20, 2004 CAMMIE BROWN; beloved wife of Laccie C. Brown and devoted mother of Emma, Theodore, Lawrence, Arthur, Leroy, Sidney, June and April and other relatives. Friends may visit at JAMES A. MORTON & SONS FUNERAL HOME, 311 Main Street, Turners Station, on Tuesday 2 to 7 P.M. On Wednesday the family will receive friends at The Greater St. John Baptist Church, 209 Walnut Ave, Tuners Station, MD 10:30 to 11 A.M. followed by services.
September 12, 2005
On September 8, 2005, LUTHER MARK, JR.; devoted brother of Marion Eppes. He is also survived by one aunt, Frances Seay Henry and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. Friends may visit at the JAMES A. MORTON & SONS FUNERAL HOME, INC., 311 Main Street, Turners Station, MD, Tuesday 2 to 7 P.M. On Wednesday, the family will receive friends 10:00 to 10:30 A.M., followed by services.
February 2, 2006
Catherine Simms, a retired cafeteria worker and artist, died of heart failure Saturday at Good Samaritan Nursing Center. The longtime Turners Station resident was 84. She was born Catherine Young and raised in Goochland, Va., and moved to Baltimore in 1943. During World War II, she was a waitress in the employee restaurant at Bethlehem Steel's Sparrows Point plant and drove a lunch truck to mills. From the 1970s until retiring in 1983, she was a cafeteria worker at the old Western Electric Corp.
July 21, 2005
Charles Oscar Weems Jr., a retired Bethlehem Steel Corp. welder and longtime Turners Station resident, died of pneumonia Friday at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. He was 86. Mr. Weems, who was born in Baltimore and raised on Gilmor Street, graduated in 1938 from Frederick Douglass High School. During World War II, he served in an Army infantry unit in Europe, attaining the rank of staff sergeant. After being wounded, he was given the nickname of "Wounded Knee," family members said.
January 6, 2010
Glennie M. Milford, a retired Johns Hopkins Hospital clerk and longtime active church member, died Thursday of heart failure at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. She was 70. Glennie Mae Greene was born and raised in Jamestown, S.C. She moved to Turners Station in 1958 and attended what is now Bowie State University. Mrs. Milford worked as a unit clerk at Johns Hopkins Hospital for 34 years until retiring in the late 1990s. A member of Greater St. John Baptist Church in Turners Station for 51 years, Mrs. Milford had been a member of the Pastor Aides and a missionary minister.