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|Bailey, Charles Richards, Sr.
Birth: 1919-10-19 in Washington, D.C.
|Charles “Dick” Richards Bailey, Sr., of Dunkirk, Maryland, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 11, 2013, at the age of 84. Dick was born in Washington, DC in October, 1929 to Charles A. and Helen B. (Richards) Bailey.|
For over 64 years, Dick was married to the love of his life, Kathleen “Kay” Scheibel. Dick and Kay raised two sons and worked together running J. A. Scheibel Construction, originally located in Camp Springs, Maryland, now in Huntingtown, Maryland. Retirement brought lots of enjoyment, allowing Dick and Kay to travel and spend more time with their family.
Dick was a member of St. James’ Parish in Lothian, Maryland, the former South Gate Lion’s Club and the Ocean City Light Tackle Club, where he served as President from 1991 – 1993. Dick was an avid bill fisherman and fished the waters around the world.
Another hobby of Dick’s was hunting water fowl in Chestertown, Maryland. This was a special time for him, his sons and grandsons. Those times will always be treasured moments shared together.
Dick is survived by his beloved wife, Kathleen “Kay” Bailey, sons, Charles R. “Rick” Bailey, Jr. and his wife, Kathleen, “Kath” and John R. Bailey and his wife, Jerrie Lynn. He was the devoted Grandfather of Eric A. Bailey, Marianne E. Bailey, Kristen B. Doty, Kaitlin G. Pecina, Robert M. Bailey. He was the proud Great-grandfather of Wyatt, Ellis and Grant Bailey.
He is predeceased by his parents and brother, Dale N. Bailey.
Memorial contributions may be made to: St. James’ Parish, at the above address or to Calvert Hospice, P O Box 838, Prince Frederick, MD 20678. Arrangements provided by Lee Funeral Home.
|Helms, Sandra Faye
|Of Huntingtown, MD passed away on November 11, 2013 at Burnett Calvert Hospice House with her family by her side. |
She is the beloved wife of Frank “Wendell” Helms; loving mother of Robert Helms and his wife, Trish; Grandmother of Robbie and Lauren Helms; sister of Izelle Kemp of Lamont, FL, June Wroton of Denver, Co, and Joy Marshall of Naples, FL.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William Elmer and Ola Bolt, and her siblings, William Elmer Bolt, Jr., Winston Bolt, Austin Bolt, Oscar Bolt, Eula Brown, Inda Foust and Ava Dowd.
Mrs. Helms was married to her husband for 52 years. They have lived in Huntingtown since 1972. She was an avid Redskins fan who enjoyed eating crabs, traveling and shopping or as Pop Pop would say “Turning over rags”.
Friends will be received on Friday, Nov. 15, 2013 from 11:00 am until time of service at 1:00pm which will be held at Lee Funeral Home Calvert, P.A., 8200 Jennifer Lane, Owings, MD. Interment following in Southern Memorial Gardens.
Memorial Contributions may be made in Sandra’s memory to Calvert Hospice: P.O. Box 838, Prince Frederick, MD 20678. Arrangements provided by Lee Funeral Home.
|Farr, Warren David
Birth: 1956-12-08 in Leonardtown, Maryland
|Warren David Farr, 56, of Loveville, MD passed away on November 11, 2013 at his residence. Born December 8, 1956 in Leonardtown, MD, he was the son of the late Julia Cecelia Guy Farr, and William Leonard Farr, Sr.|
Warren is survived by his loving wife Karen T. Farr whom he married on October 25, 1975 in St. John’s Catholic Church, Hollywood, MD, children; Warren A. Farr of Loveville, MD, and Christopher D. (Christina) Farr of Morganza, MD, siblings; Sara (Sally) Mattingly of Loveville, MD, Julie (Roger) Mattingly of Leonardtown, MD, William Farr, Jr. of Loveville, MD, Johnny (Meg) Farr of Dumfries, VA, and Jerry (Dee) Farr of Hollywood, MD, grandchildren; Ciara E. Farr, Levi C. Farr, and Luna S. Farr.
Warren was a lifelong resident of St. Mary’s County; he graduated from Chopticon High School. Warren was a Salesman for Frito Lay, for 33 years, he retired on December 15, 2012, he enjoyed grilling, and his grandchildren, he was a devoted family man and mentor, and a faithful parishioner at Our Lady of the Wayside Catholic Church, he also liked the Washington Redskins.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, November 14, 2013 from 5:00PM to 8:00PM with prayers recited at 7:00PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Friday, November 15, 2013 at 10:00AM in Our Lady of the Wayside Catholic Church, with Father Jerry Gamrot officiating. Interment will follow in Queen of Peace Cemetery, Helen, MD. Pallbearers will be William L. Farr, Jr., Johnny Farr, Jerry Farr, Donnie Johnson, Walter Johnson, and Bill Hancock. Honorary pallbearers will be; All whose life he touched (you know who you are and how much he meant to you).
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg Children’s Center, Child Life Dept. 1800 Orleans St. Room 7217, 1800 Orleans St., Baltimore, MD 21287 and/or Our Lady of the Wayside Catholic Church 37575 Chaptico Rd., Chaptico, MD 20621
Arrangements provided by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.
|Ferguson, Morris Leroy
Birth: 1942-03-01 in Washington, D.C.
|Morris Leroy Ferguson, 71, of Mechanicsville, formerly of Huntingtown, passed away November 11, 2013 at Charlotte Hall Veterans Home. He was born March 1, 1942 in Washington D.C. to Walter Morris and Helena Judith (Craddock) Ferguson. |
Leroy was raised in Hyattsville, graduating from Bladensburg High School in 1960. He entered the United States Army in 1960, and served until he was honorably discharged in 1963.
Leroy married Barbara Ann Bass on March 10, 1962, and they lived in Hyattsville. He and Barbara moved to Huntingtown in the mid 1970’s and then moved to Mechanicsville in 2007.
He was employed as a computer analyst with NSA at Ft. Meade, retiring after thirty years of federal service. Leroy enjoyed genealogy, historical documentation and doing yard work.
Leroy is survived by his wife of 51 years, Barbara A. Ferguson, a daughter Sandra Jean “Sandy” Snyder and husband Ben of Mechanicsville, a grandson Gregory Penn Dennison, Jr. of Scottsdale, AZ, and a granddaughter Bonnie Snyder of Indian Head.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
|Grimsley, John Charles
Birth: 1952-07-08 in Takoma Park, Maryland
|John Charles "Charlie" Grimsley, 61, of California, MD died on November 11, 2013 at Calvert Memorial Hospital in Prince Frederick, MD. Born July 8, 1952, in Takoma Park, MD, he was the son of the late John Donald Grimsley and Harriet Anne "Pat" Evans Grimsley of Livingston, TX.|
Charlie proudly served in the United States Army from 1971 to his honorable discharge in 1979. During his service, he received the National Defense service medal, Expert Infantryman Badge, and the Expert Badge with M16 rifle. He was a lifetime welder serving the Maryland and Washington, DC area. On July 26, 1997, he married his beloved wife of 16 years, Hilda (Phelps) Grimsley. His hobbies included fishing, playing video games, listening to rock music, and playing cards with his friends. He had a great sense of humor and loved to joke with everyone. However, his greatest love was for his family. He was truly loved and will be dearly missed by them.
In addition to his mother and wife, Charlie is survived by his sister, Anne Grimsley Friedrich (George) of Kingswood, TX, Larry Grimsley of North Charleston, SC and Dr. Mike Grimsley (Kristen) of Leonardtown, MD; his nieces, Bryan Friedrich, Robert Friedrich and Michelle Perez; his great niece, Annabelle Perez; his step-children, Benny Lyle and Shanie Steffey; his step-grandson, Anthony Johnson, Jr.; his step nieces, Marcia Harris and Maria Barnes; his step great niece, Rockesha Harris; and his sister-in-law Paula "Aunt Paula" (Allen) Clements of California, MD.
All services will be private.
Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.
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