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Thompson, Juanita Teresa
Birth: Thursday, April 05, 1951
Residence: Lexington Park, Maryland
Death: Saturday, November 09, 2013 at the age of 62
Laid to Rest: Saturday, November 16, 2013 in the Heritage Memorial Cemetery, Waldorf, Maryland
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Thompson, Juanita Teresa (Age 62) of Lexington Park, Maryland.

Juanita Teresa Thompson, affectionately known to family and friends as Weesie, transitioned to eternal life on Saturday, November 9, 2013 at the St. Mary's Med Star Hospice House in Callaway, Maryland.

Juanita is survived by her daughters, Pamela Key, Shirley Thompson and Queen Champion; sons-in-law, Michael Key, Sr., George Brooks and Maurice Bowman, Sr.; fourteen grandchildren, five great grandchildren, sisters, Mary Kay Thompson and Corrina Thompson, one brother, Thomas Proctor and a host of relatives and friends.

Viewing, 10am until time of Service, 11am, Saturday, November 16, 2013 in the Chapel of Thornton Funeral Home, P.A., 3439 Livingston Road, Indian Head, Maryland. Interment, Heritage Memorial Cemetery, Waldorf, Maryland.

Arrangements provided by Thornton Funeral Home.

Russell, James Franklin
Birth: Friday, September 17, 1926
Residence: Charlotte Hall, Maryland
Death: Saturday, November 09, 2013 at the age of 87
Laid to Rest: Monday, November 18, 2013 in the Cedar Hill Cemetery, Suitland, Maryland
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James "Jack" Franklin Russell, 87 of Charlotte Hall, MD, passed away on November 9, 2013 at Calvert Memorial Hospital in Prince Frederick, MD. Jack was born on September 17, 1926 to the late John Phillip Russell and the late Catherine Regina Dean Russell.

Jack served his country in the Korean War and was a self-employed Builder in Prince George's County. He enjoyed Boxing and was inducted into the Boxing Hall of Fame on November 21, 2003. He also owned, trained, and raced Thoroughbred Horses.

In addition to his parents, Jack was predeceased by his wife, Margaret Lucille Shaw Russell, son, James "Turk" Russell, Jr., brothers, Joe Russell, Johnny Russell, Bill Russell, Charlie Russell, sisters, Bessie Burroughs and Mary Catherine Dean.

He is survived by his sons, Donald E. Russell, Ronald P. Russell, daughters, Catherine M. Edwards (Mike), Sandra R. Grello (Nick), daughter-in-law, Nancy Mauney Russell, brothers, George Russell, Pete Russell, sister Margaret Ann McConnell, 12 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Family and friends will be received for Jack's Visitation on Sunday, November 17, 2013 from 2-4 PM and from 6-8 PM at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Road, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622. A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, November 18, 2013 at 11:00 AM at New Life Church, 9690 Shepherds Creek Place, La Plata, MD 20646, with Pastor Aaron Rummage officiating. Interment will follow to Cedar Hill Cemetery, 4111 Pennsylvania Avenue, Suitland, MD 20746.

Pallbearers will be Michael Edwards II, James Russell, Justin Russell, Tony Russo, Charlie Russell, and Nick Grello.

In lieu of flowers, Memorial Contributions may be made to Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home at 30195 Three Notch Road, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622.

Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., Charlotte Hall, MD.

Pickeral, Joseph Michael
Birth: Thursday, December 07, 1961 in La Plata, Maryland
Residence: Lusby, Maryland
Death: Saturday, November 09, 2013 at the age of 51
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Joseph Michael "Mike" Pickeral, 51, of Lusby, MD formerly of Waldorf, MD passed away suddenly on November 9, 2013 at his residence. He was born on December 7, 1961 in La Plata, MD to Alice Louise Collins and the late Joseph Walter Pickeral.

He was engaged to the love of his life Merrie Reading.

Mike graduated from Thomas Stone High School in 1978 and went on to join the US Marines. He served his country honorably from 1978 until 1984.

He enjoyed participating in civil war reenactments whenever possible and painting miniature Union and Confederate soldiers, but the thing he loved most was just being at home with his family. He loved watching the little ones play, laugh, and enjoy life and commonly referred to it as the best part of his life. He met Merrie in 2010 and has been with here ever since. He would tell everyone that would listen that she was the love of his life.

Mike is survived by his mother, Alice Louise Collins of Portland, TN; fiancé, Merrie D. Reading of Lusby, MD; son, Luther Nevin Pickeral of Lusby, MD; stepchildren, Tim Marr and wife Katie of Great Mills, MD, Jackie Reading of St. Leonard, MD, Charles "CJ" Reading, Haley, and Lee Lee all of Lusby, MD: former stepchildren, Joey, James, and Kimberly Pyles; siblings, Tim Pickeral of Glen Burnie, MD, Terry Lubenski of Greenbelt, MD, and James Kenneth Collins of Harpers Ferry, WV.

He was preceded in death by his father and a sister, Jeri Louise Collins.

The family will receive friends on Friday, November 15, 2013 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM in the Rausch Funeral Home, 20 American Lane, Lusby, MD where funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 16, at 10 AM with Pastor Steve Fehrman officiating. Interment will be private.

Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.

Barbour, James Lewis, Jr.
Birth: Friday, August 09, 1946 in Washington, D.C.
Death: Saturday, November 09, 2013 at the age of 67
Laid to Rest: Tuesday, November 19, 2013 in the St. Ignatius Chapel Point Catholic Church Cemetery, Port Tobacco, Maryland
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James Lewis "Doc" Barbour, Jr., 67, died November 9, 2013 at the Mount Vernon Hospital. Mr. Barbour was born August 9, 1946 in Washington, DC and was raised in Port Tobacco, MD. He was one of two children of James Lewis Barbour, Sr. and Elizabeth Claire Jackson Barbour of Port Tobacco.

He graduated from La Plata High School in 1964. Following graduation, he attended Charles County Community College and later George Mason University in Fairfax, VA. He served as Deputy Clerk of the Court for Charles County from 1964-1966 when he enlisted in the U.S. Navy. His military service included basic training at the Great Lakes Naval Station, medical training at La Moore Naval Base, California, and Camp Pendleton Field Medical School. Beginning in 1967 he had duty at Danang, Hue, Quang Tri, and Hill 881.

He was the recipient of three Purple Hearts for wounds in action and a Bronze Star Medal. Of special significance, his Division received a Presidential Citation for extraordinary heroism and outstanding performance of duty in action from March 29, 1966-September 15, 1967 in the Northern Provinces of Vietnam. Following his discharge from the Navy in 1970, he served as trainer for the San Francisco Giants baseball farm team in Amarillo, Texas.

His career with the federal government began in 1973 in Washington, DC on the staff of the Drug Enforcement Administration. Later he served in the State Department's Cultural Affairs Office followed by promotion to the staff of the Secretary of State's Public Relations Office. He retired from the State Department in 1944. Following retirement from the federal government, he was employed by the Mount Vernon Estate as a security officer and dispatcher until his time of death.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Diane Butler of Alexandria, VA and his sister, Anita Barbour Gordon and her husband Mark David Gordon of Oro Valley, Arizona. He is also survived by a niece, two nephews, and six great grand nephews.

A memorial gathering was held at the Jefferson Funeral Chapel in Alexandria, VA on November 13, 2013. Memorial graveside services was held on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 11AM at St. Ignatius Chapel Point Catholic Church Cemetery (where Mr. Barbour served as an Altar Boy during his youth), 8855 Chapel Point Road, Port Tobacco, MD 20677. Arrangements by Raymond Funeral Service, La Plata, MD.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.

Doran, John T.
Birth: Saturday, January 13, 1923 in Newark, New Jersey
Residence: Solomons, Maryland
Death: Friday, November 08, 2013 at the age of 90
Laid to Rest: Friday, November 15, 2013 in the St. John Vianney Catholic Church Cemetery, Prince Frederick, Maryland
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John T. Doran, Sr., 90, of Solomons, MD formerly of Huntingtown MD, passed away on Friday, November 8, 2013 in Asbury~Solomons Health Care Center, Solomons, MD. He was born on January 13, 1923 in Newark, NJ to the late Patrick Joseph Doran and Beatrice Marie Doran.

After graduating from Seton High School, he attended the Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point. He served as a power plant engineer aboard vessels during WWII - completing his service in 1945. After, he moved to Washington DC, and attended Georgetown University in the School of Foreign Service graduating in 1949.

During his college years, he worked for the Washington Post and Garfield Hospital overseeing plant and facilities maintenance. At Garfield, he met his wife Jean Carrigan who was a nurse at the hospital. They married in 1951 and raised ten children together in Chevy Chase.

After graduating from Georgetown, he founded Rental Tools and Equipment Co. based in Bladensburg, Md. The company became a large supplier of construction equipment, employing 450 persons in 26 locations stretching from Philadelphia to Houston. He was a pioneer member of the American Rental Association, serving on numerous committees promoting and helping the rental industry. He retired in 1998 when he merged his business with United Rentals of Connecticut.

He and his wife formed the Doran Family Foundation after his retirement. The foundation makes grants to Catholic Churches and Schools in the Southern MD area. Grants are provided for the construction of parish centers for cultural and athletic activities for youth and families.

He is survived by his beloved wife Jean L. Doran; his daughters, Catherine and Eileen of Huntingtown, MD, Sheila of Boston, MA, Mary of Richmond, VA, Beatrice of Big Sky, MT, Leah of Santa Cruz, CA, Nancy of Brentwood, CA and son John of Shadyside, MD. He was preceded in death by his parents and his two sons Charles and Daniel who passed away in 1985.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, November 14, from 2-4 and 7-9 PM, at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 105 Vianney Lane, Prince Frederick, MD, where a Mass of Christian burial will be offered on Friday, November 15, at 11:00 AM with Father Peter J. Daly, Pastor officiating. Interment will follow the funeral mass in the church cemetery.

In Lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions are made in John's memory to Calvert Hospice, P. O. Box 838, 238 Merrimac Court, Prince Frederick, MD 20678 donations are encouraged to be made online at

John was particularly proud of his Irish heritage, a second generation Irishman, hailing from Baileborough, County Cavan. He enjoyed Dixieland music, and never missed a good party.

Arrangements were by the Rausch Funeral Home, P. A., Lusby, MD.

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