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Barbour, Evelyn Isadore
Birth: Tuesday, September 23, 1919
Residence: Pisgah, Maryland
Death: Thursday, December 27, 2012 at the age of 93
Laid to Rest: Thursday, January 03, 2013 in the Smith Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery, Clinton, Maryland
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Evelyn Isadore Barbour departed this life for her eternal resting place on Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at Civista Medical Center in La Plata, Md.

Isadore, also fondly called by her family and friends as "Mama Issay" or "Issay" found strength in Psalm 23, which enabled her to endure her illness with strength and dignity. Her unwavering faith and firm belief that "The Lord is my shepherd, there is nothing I shall want," carried her through her sickness, realizing that God would not subject her to more than she could tolerate.

Isadore Barbour was born on September 23rd, 1919 to the late Katie J. Swann and the late Benjamin Lawson. She was married to the late Earl Barbour who preceded her in mortality and was the mother of two daughters Mildred (Millie) Hungerford and Cynthia Swann Marshall.

She attended public schools in Charles County and was employed at the Naval Ordnance Station in Indian Head, MD and retired after many years of dedicated service.

Isadore was a member of Smith Chapel United Methodist Church and served for many years as Treasurer. She was also a member of the United Women of Christian Service and gave untiringly of her time to help the church in many other capacities. She also was the leader of the Senior Stitch and Chat Club in La Plata, MD and enjoyed working with the seniors.

In addition to her work within the church and other organizations, she found time to charter bus trips with Keller Bus Company, often for the Mattawoman Gun Club, to various places, including a trip across country. When time allowed, Isadore often made ceramics, macrame' and painted. She will be fondly remembered as a kind and compassionate person, always ready to help whenever called upon.

Isadore is preceded in death by her mother, Katie J. Swann, father, Benjamin Lawson, husband, Earl Barbour, brother, Clarence Swann, nephews, Charles Swann and nieces, Alice Swann and Virgie Thomas.

Isadore is survived by two loving and devoted daughters, Mildred (Millie) Hungerford (James "Bobby") and Cynthia Swann Marshall (Carlton deceased); nephew, James C. Swann (Mary); four grandchildren, James Hungerford Jr. (Ivy), Rondrell (Delfina), Bryan Marshall (Aliyah) and Tracie Marshall; six great grandchildren, James (Troy) Hungerford, Rondrell, Jr., Bryan, Jr., Marcus and Omar Marshall, and Kyirrha (Anthony) Deep; along with great-great grandchildren, Brianna and Olivia Deep and three sisters-in law Clara Washington, Theresa Swann and Marion Barbour and a host of nephews and nieces and friends.

Her viewing will be held on Wednesday, January 2nd, 4pm until 6pm, prayers of comfort 5:45pm and on Thursday, January 3rd, 10am until time of Service 11am in the Chapel of Thornton Funeral Home, P.A., 3439 Livingston Road, Indian Head, MD. Interment, Smith Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery, Clinton, MD.

Arrangements provided by Thornton Funeral Home.

Busche, William Joseph
Birth: Monday, July 07, 1947 in Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania
Residence: Charlotte Hall, Maryland
Death: Thursday, December 27, 2012 at the age of 65
Laid to Rest: in the Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Silver Spring, Maryland
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William "Bill" Joseph Busche, 65, of Charlotte Hall, MD, died December 27, 2012 in Washington, D.C. Born July 7, 1947 in Wilkinsburg, PA, he was the son of William Francis Busche and Helen Cackovic Busche.

Bill worked as a property owner and developer. He served in the US Army from 1969 to January, 1971.

Predeceased by his parents, Bill is survived by five brothers; Thomas F., Frederick M., Richard E., Daniel E. and Kenneth D. Busche; two sisters, Elaine B. Rothwell and Jane B. Schriver, and 16 nieces and nephews.

A private memorial service will be held on Friday, January 4, 2013 at St. John Neumann Church, Gaithersburg, MD. Inurnment will take place at a later date at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Silver Spring, MD.

Arrangements provided by Brinsfield Funeral home.

Forrest, Harriett Ann
Birth: Sunday, June 20, 1915 in Leonardtown, Maryland
Residence: St. Mary's County, Maryland
Death: Thursday, December 27, 2012 at the age of 97
Laid to Rest: Saturday, January 05, 2013 in the St. Peter Claver Catholic Church Cemetery, St. Inigoes Maryland
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Harriett Ann Swales Forrest, daughter of the late Frank and Jane Frances McWilliams Swales was born on June 20, 1915 in Leonardtown, Maryland. She entered into eternal life on December 27, 2012.

Harriett was educated in the public school system in St. Mary's County, Maryland. In 1935, she married James A. Forrest, Sr., at St. Aloysius Gonzaga Church. She and her husband had five children and were married for 73 years.

Harriett and her husband had a passion for education and were very involved in the St. Mary's County Schools. She instilled the importance of education in her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Many of whom achieved Bachelors, Masters, Theological and Doctorate Degrees. She opened her home to school teachers new to the county needing a place to stay. One of her first jobs was to start the fire for the school children in the morning at her school. She would constantly quote her favorite school teacher, Ms. Cora King, who told her about the importance of education and saving money.

She was a member of the Gray Ladies under the auspices of the Red Cross, a member of the Red Hat Ladies, a volunteer with Helping Hands, and contributed to the St. Vincent DePaul Society. She and her husband played a leading role in the youth programs in St. Mary's County, especially the 4H Club and the Department of Parks and Recreation with many of the youth activities held in their backyard.

She was a faithful servant of the Lord. She passed with her rosary and scapula in her hands. She was rarely without her rosary. When she became homebound she watched Mass for the Shut-ins every day on the Eternal World Television Network (EWTN).

She was preceded in death by her beloved and faithful husband, Dr. James A. Forrest, Sr.; her son, James A. Forrest, Jr.; her parents, Frank and Jane Frances McWilliams Swales; and her 18 brothers and sisters.

She leaves to cherish her memory, four children, George (Chiquita); Lewis I (Eudora); Barbara (Nace); and Francis/Bert (Margaret); nine grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, two sisters-in-law, extended family members and very close friends.

Family will receive friends for Harriet's Life Celebration on Saturday, January 5, 2013 from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. at St. Peter Claver Church, 16922 Saint Peters Clavers Road, Saint Inigoes, MD 20684. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Reverend Scott Woods, Reverend Damian Shadwell, and Reverend John Dakes at 10:30 a.m. Interment will follow in the St. Peter Claver Church Cemetery.

In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Harriett Forrest's name may be made to Hospice of St. Mary's, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650.

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

Hurley, Donald Preston, Sr.
Birth: Monday, April 11, 1949
Residence: Chesapeake Beach, Maryland
Death: Thursday, December 27, 2012 at the age of 63
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Donald Preston Hurley was granted his angel wings on December 27, 2012. His final days were spent surrounded by family.

Donald was born April 11, 1949 in Chesapeake Beach, Maryland to Charles and Inez Hurley. He was a loving father and a loyal friend who loved to make people laugh. He was fond of traveling, and always had a colorful story to share about his adventures. When not traveling, he could be found doing other things he loved such as cooking, fishing, and reading.

Donald is survived by his wife, Lillian, his daughter Donnise, his son Donald, and his stepdaughter Tina; his grandchildren Jordon, Arianna, and Asia; his brothers Wilbur, Amos, Eugene, Charles, Mansfield, Ronald, and Leland; his sisters Joyce, Darlene, and Susie; and numerous brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins, and loving friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother Kermit and sisters-in-law Patricia.

Donald met many people on his journey of life. He will be deeply missed by all.

Visitation:
10:00 am to 11:00 am on Monday, December 31, 2012 at St. Edmond's UM Church, 3000 Dalrymple Road, Chesapeake Beach, MD 20732.

Service:
11:00 am on Monday, December 31, 2012 at St. Edmond's UM Church, 3000 Dalrymple Road, Chesapeake Beach, MD 20732.

Arrangements provided by Sewell Funeral Home.

Gross, Bryan S.
Birth: Sunday, March 29, 1970
Death: Thursday, December 27, 2012 at the age of 42
Laid to Rest: Friday, January 04, 2013 in the Holland Cemetery, Huntingtown, Maryland
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Visitation:
10:00 am to 11:00 am on Friday, January 4, 2013 at Sewell Funeral Home's Chapel, 1451 Dares Beach Road, Prince Frederick, Maryland 20678.

Service:
11:00 am on Friday, January 4, 2013 at Sewell Funeral Home's Chapel, 1451 Dares Beach Road, Prince Frederick, Maryland 20678.

Arrangements provided by Sewell Funeral Home.

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