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|Johnson, Joseph Floyd
Birth: 1926-12-26 in Oraville, Maryland
|Joseph Floyd Johnson, age 85 of Oraville, MD died on Sunday, July 29, 2012 at his residence. Born in Oraville, MD on December 26, 1926 he was the son of the late Annie Myrtle (Williams) Johnson and Francis Vernon Johnson. Joseph was one of nine children.|
After high school, Joseph joined the U.S. Air Force, retiring in 1968 after 20 years of honorable service. After his retirement, he worked at the Walter Reed Navy Security Station. Joseph enjoyed blue grass and country music, coin collecting and watching wrestling on television.
Joseph is survived by his brother, Raymond V. Johnson (Eleanor), William J. Johnson, Sr. (Marie) and sister Anna Myrtle Lyon, all of Mechanicsville, MD; sister-in-law Eva Johnson of Mechanicsville, MD and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Joseph was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Marjorie Verna Johnson who died in 2007; brothers, Francis E., James H., Elmer A., and George S. Johnson; sister Elizabeth A. Dotson; brothers-in-law Charles E. Dotson and Nathan A. Lyon.
Family will receive friends for Joseph's Life Celebration on Wednesday, August 1, 2012 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Prayers will be recited at 7:00 p.m. Interment will in Arlington National Cemetery on Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 2:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of St. Mary's, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650 or the Mechanicsville Vol. Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 15, Mechanicsville, MD 20659.
Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.
|Terrell, Frank Nelson
Birth: 1924-04-28 in Tylertown, Mississippi
|Frank Nelson Terrell, 88, of Mechanicsville, MD, passed away at home on July 29, 2012 surrounded by his loved ones. Frank was formerly from Edgewater, MD and moved to Mechanicsville 9 years ago. He was born on April 28, 1924 in Tylertown, Mississippi, the son of the late Luther Esco and Connie Lee (Duncan) Terrell.|
Frank served in the U.S. Navy during WWII as Seaman First Class. He loved to go fishing and crabbing. He loved his family. He was a true southern gentleman. He loved his vegetables and dessert. He loved telling the story of his birth certificate, how he was born on April 28th at home, but the midwife didn't have the birth recorded until May 5th, so his birth certificate not only had the wrong date, but the wrong name too. He loved to tell his grandson's stories about working on the farm, going to the fair and living during the depression era.
In addition to his parents, Frank is preceded in death by his beloved wife, of 65 years, Anne Virginia Terrell; his brothers, Henry Terrell, John Terrell, and Plummer Terrell; and his sister Edith Terrell Vining.
He is survived by his sons, Raymond N. Terrell (Cheryl) of Mechanicsville, MD and Lynwood T. Terrell (Mary) of Deale, MD; his sister, Nellie Mae Phillips of McComb, MS; his grandchildren, Raymond M. Terrell (Betsy), Christina Mae Terrell Woodall (Jamie), Steven Terrell, and Shelly Holmes (Steven); his great -grandchildren, Anthony Terrell, Troy Terrell, Ryan Terrell, Mason Woodall, Logan Woodall, Aja Holmes, Alec Holmes, and Seth Holmes. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received on Thursday, August 2, 2012 from 11:30AM-1:00PM at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Road, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622. The Funeral Service will start at 1:00PM, here at Brinsfield-Echols. Pastor Floyd "Smokey" Grissom will officiate. Interment, with Navy Honors, will immediately follow at Maryland Veterans Cemetery, 11301 Crain Highway, Cheltenham, MD 20623.
Pallbearers will be Raymond, Betsy, Steven, Anthony, Troy and Ryan Terrell. Jamie and Christina Woodall.
Memorial Contributions may be made to: Hospice of St. Mary's, P.O. BOX 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650.
Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home.
|Wheaton, Gordon Wilson, Jr.
Saturday, August 4, 2012, 2:00PM
Dunkirk Baptist Church
11275 Southern Maryland Blvd
Dunkirk, Maryland 20754
|Dossey, Paul William
Birth: 1982-04-18 in Falls Church, Virginia
|Paul William Dossey, 30, of Chesapeake Beach, MD passed away July 29, 2012 at his residence after a lengthy illness. Paul was born April 18, 1982 at Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, VA to Charles W. and Barbara S. (Boucher) Dossey. |
Paul lived with his family in Springfield, VA until moving with them to Chesapeake Beach at the age of seven. He attended Beach Elementary and Plum Point Middle School, and graduated from Northern High School with the class of 2000. He was employed as an ad-builder and graphic designer with the Maryland Independent Newspaper in Waldorf, MD from 2004 until retiring due to illness in 2011.
Paul loved music and was a self-taught guitarist and drummer. He was very artistic and enjoyed drawing. He was also fond of computers, movies, and hiking, camping and kayaking.
Paul was preceded in death by his father Charles William “Charlie” Dossey.
He is survived by his devoted mother Barbara Sue Dossey and his twin brother Shane Michael Dossey, both of Chesapeake Beach, MD, and by numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
|Davis, Tyler Ralph
Birth: 1993-02-14 in Annapolis, Maryland
|Tyler Ralph Davis, age 19, of Dunkirk, Maryland died Saturday, July 28th, 2012 from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. |
He is the beloved son of Lisa Marie Tenney (Ken Brady) and Ralph L. Davis, Jr. (Linda); loving brother of Trey L. Davis and Dylan O. Tenney; grandson of Mary L. Metzker, Ralph L. Davis, Sr., Anna L. Frye and Delores M. Alford; devoted boyfriend of Caity E. Amen. Tyler is also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, step-siblings and friends.
Tyler was born on February 14, 1993 in Annapolis, Maryland. He grew up in Dunkirk, Maryland graduating from Northern High School in 2011. After graduation, Tyler worked as a load operator at G.R.R. in Forestville, MD. Tyler’s hobbies included fishing, hunting, crabbing, welding, working on his car, working out at the gym, playing paintball and riding his motorcycle. He also enjoyed hanging out with his friends, especially his girlfriend, Caity.
A visitation will be held at the LEE FUNERAL HOME CALVERT, P.A., 8200 Jennifer Lane, Owings, Maryland 20736 on Friday, August 3rd from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. & 5 p.m. until a service at 7 p.m. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Dunkirk Volunteer Fire Department, 3170 West Ward Rd., Dunkirk, Maryland 20754.
Arrangements provided by Lee Funeral Home Calvert, P.A.
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