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Ferguson, George Andrew

Birth: 1933-07-08 in Hollywood, Maryland
Residence: Hollywood, Maryland
Death: Thursday, December 12, 2013
Laid to Rest: Tuesday, December 17, 2013 in the St. Michael's Catholic Cemetery, Ridge, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoGeorge Andrew Ferguson, 80, of Hollywood, MD passed away December 12, 2013 at MedStar St. Mary's Hospital, Leonardtown, MD. Born July 8, 1933 in Hollywood, MD, he was the son of the late Bernard Xavier Ferguson, Sr. and Essie Marie Payne.

George started working as a teller at First National Bank of St. Mary's and eventually moved to the positions of Branch Manager, Assistant Cashier, Cashier, Vice President, Corporate Secretary, and Senior Vice-President - a span of 50 years. After his retirement in 1999, he continued to serve on the Board of Directors for a number of years.

Throughout his life, George remained active in his Church and Community, holding offices and serving on a number of committees: including the Rotary Club of St. Mary's, Little League, St. Mary's County Historical Society, and the Elks. He was a charter member of the Hollywood Fire Department.

He enjoyed reading the newspaper, especially the financial and stock market sections. George enjoyed golfing, checking his crab pots, a little fishing, taking his boat for a what he called a spin, doing woodworking and carpentry type jobs, and traveling. Most of all he liked being with his family and bragging about his grandchildren.

George was a devoted and loyal husband, father, grandfather, and friend. He is survived by his loving wife, Suzanne, three sons: Ron (Donna) of Hampton, VA, Ricky (Kathy) of Laurel, Delaware, Randy (Beth) of Hollywood, MD, and one daughter, Cindy Mengle (Rocky) of Damascus, Maryland. He was especially proud of the accomplishments of his grandchildren: Casey, Josh, Andrew, Nicholas, Ryan, and Drew, and six great-grandchildren. George is also survived by two sisters, Vickie Dell and Mary Hemming. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his two brothers, Bernard Xavier Ferguson, Jr. and Robert Luke Ferguson, Sr.

Visitation will be from 5:00 until 8:00 PM, Monday, December 16, 2013 with prayers at 7:00 PM. at Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00AM on Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at St. John Francis Regis Church, 43927 St. John's Road, Hollywood MD, 20636. Interment to follow at St. Michael's Cemetery, 16555 Three Notch Road, Ridge MD, 20680.

Memorial contributions may be made to Saint John's Church Revitalization Fund, 43950 St. John's Road, Hollywood, MD 20636 or Hospice of St. Mary's, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650.

Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.

Decker, Roland B.

Birth: 1918-03-09 in Springfield, Massachusetts
Residence: Charlotte Hall, Maryland
Death: Thursday, December 12, 2013
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Click to see full size photoLt. Col. Roland B. Decker, USAF (Ret.), 95, of Charlotte Hall, MD died December 12, 2013 at Charlotte Hall Veteran's Home.

Born March 9, 1918 in Springfield, MA he was the son of the late Wallace Decker and Clara Nash Decker.

Roland proudly served in the United States Air Force from 1941 to 1961. He retired as a Lt. Colonel. He served in WWII and Korea. Lt. Colonel Decker was assigned to the 8th Air Corps. After his retirement he started his own vending machine company, which he ran from 1974 to 2000. He was a dedicated and hard worker.

He was described by his mother-in-law as "tougher than a boiled owl." He celebrated 52 years of marriage with his late wife, Doris Decker, who preceded him in death in February 2013. He also loved his dogs, especially, "Max." His hobbies included, skiing, hunting, travelling and camping.

Roland is survived by his children, Jeffrey Decker and Roger Decker; his step-daughter, Robbie Jones; his granddaughter, Heather Murray; and his great grandchildren, Marley Murray, Jack Murray, Max Murray and Judson Herbots.

In addition to his parents and his wife, he was also preceded in death by his brother, Richard Decker.

A graveside service will be held at a later date at Arlington National Cemetery.

Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.

Harrod, Jayce X.

Birth: 2013-11-26
Death: Thursday, December 12, 2013
Laid to Rest: Thursday, December 19, 2013 in the Brooks UM Church Cemetery, St. Leonard, Maryland
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Rawlings, Betty Jean

Birth: 1935-08-08
Residence: Prince Frederick, Maryland
Death: Wednesday, December 11, 2013
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Click to see full size photoBetty “Nana” Rawlings, 78, of Prince Frederick passed away on December 11, 2013. Betty, daughter of the late Howard and Margret Peterson, wife to the late Joseph Rawlings, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her daughters.

Betty is survived by her four daughters, Debra and husband William “Bubba” Windsor, Theresa Baum, Darlene Breck, and Lisa and husband David Smith. She also leaves behind 13 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren with one on the way.

She was preceded in death by Darlene’s husband, Blaine Lessard.

Betty was loved, respected, and admired by her family. She was an amazing mother and grandmother and will be missed at every family gathering.

Betty worked as a crossing guard and school bus driver for the Prince George’s County Board of Education for 14 years.

She loved spending time with her family, playing Bingo and Wii with her friends, and taking long drives. Betty was actively involved in her church, Waters Memorial United Methodist Church of St. Leonard, Maryland.

Visitation will be Monday at Rausch Funeral Home in Port Republic from 2pm-4pm and 6pm-8pm. The funeral service will be held Tuesday at Waters Memorial United Methodist Church at 11am. Pastor Sherri Colmer-Cox will be officiating. The burial will be at Mount Carmel in Upper Marlboro.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation 230 East Ohio Street, Suite 304, Chicago IL 60611.

Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.

Wood, Virginia Hanger

Birth: 1926-05-30 in Washington, D.C.
Residence: Mechanicsville, Maryland
Death: Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Laid to Rest: Wednesday, December 18, 2013 in the Mount Zion United Methodist Church Cemetery, Mechanicsville, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoVirginia “Gini” Hanger Wood, 87 of Mechanicsville, MD died December 11, 2013 at Hospice House of St. Mary’s, Callaway, MD. Born May 30, 1926 in Washington, DC she was the daughter of the late Pearl Louise and Minor William Hanger.

Virginia was the loving wife of the late William R. (Jack) Wood, whom she married on February 15, 1947 in Washington, DC.

Gini was the beloved mother of Sharon (Denny deceased) Burright of Keizer, OR, and Jacqueline W. (Jack) Koslowski of Edison, NJ, devoted sister of Lorena (Earl deceased) Hinzman of Leonardtown, MD, Edwin (Sharon) Hanger of Fort Smith, AR, and the late Milton Hanger, beloved grandma of Denise (Chris) Boutell, Laurel (Darrin) Epperly, and Robert Koslowski, beloved great-grandma of Ashlee and Michael Boutell, Austin and Sydney Epperly, and Joseph Koslowski.

Gini graduated from Anacostia High school in 1944, she retired in 1983 after 35 years of service with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission as a Technical Publications Writer /Editor.

She moved to St. Mary’s County in 1968 from Prince Georges County, Gini was a member of the National Audubon Society, AARP, National Wildlife Federation, Retired Senior Volunteer Program, Senior Vibes, and Mt. Zion United Methodist Church. She taught Sunday school and loved feeding birds.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, December 17, 2013 from 5:00PM to 8:00PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD. A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 10:00AM in Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, Mechanicsville, MD with Reverend Ann Strickler officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Pallbearers will be; Kevin Hanger, and Robert Koslowski.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, 27108 Mt. Zion Church Rd., Mechanicsville, MD 20659 and or the charity of your choice.

Arrangements provided by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home Leonardtown, MD.

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