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Meeks, Joseph R.
Birth: Thursday, March 11, 1926 in Jamaica, New York
Residence: Leonardtown, Maryland
Death: Thursday, August 30, 2012 at the age of 86
Laid to Rest: Friday, September 07, 2012 in the Holy Face Catholic Church Cemetery, Great Mills, Maryland
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Lt. Joseph (Joe) R. Meeks, 86, of Leonardtown MD, died August 30, 2012 at St. Mary's Nursing Center after a long battle with Alzheimer's. Born March 11, 1926, in Jamaica, New York he was the son of the late Robert E. Meeks and Caroline Kohr and was the elder brother to the late Alice Schmidt.

Joe is survived by his wife Dorothy (Dot) A.Meeks of Leonardtown, MD whom he married on August 28, 1948 in Atlantic City, NJ. and by his two children and son-in-law: Eileen T. Meeks of Falls Church, VA, Shirley A. Poehnelt of Reston, VA and Dean Poehnelt of Reston, VA.

Joe joined the Navy in July of 1943 during World War II, served in Vietnam, and retired in 1971. He loved weather forecasting and worked in a number of positions in the meteorological and oceanographic offices including weather forecaster and electronic technician. He was commissioned as an officer in 1960 and retired as a Lieutenant. While in the Navy he served at a number of duty stations spanning from Yokosuka Japan to Port Lyautey, Kenitra, Morocco and in the states from San Diego, CA to Quonset Point, RI. After he retired from the Navy, Joe worked at Oceanographic Office at Patuxent Naval Air Station until 1993.

The family will receive friends on Friday, September 7, 2012 from 9:30AM to 10:30AM in Holy Face Catholic Church, Great Mills, MD. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:30AM with Father Joseph Calis officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be Steve Vetter, Brian Vetter, Dean Poehnelt, and "George" Dunn.

In Lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the USO www.uso.org, St Mary's Nursing Center 21585 Peabody Street, Leonardtown, MD 20650, Alzheimer's Foundation of America 513 E. Charles Street P.O. Box 1889 La Plata, MD 20646.

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

Morris, Megan Christine
Birth: Friday, January 07, 1983 in Patuxent River, Maryland
Residence: Mechanicsville, Maryland
Death: Thursday, August 30, 2012 at the age of 29
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Megan Christine Morris, age 29, of Mechanicsville, MD died August 30, 2012 at St. Mary's Hospital in Leonardtown, Maryland. Megan was born January 7, 1983 in Patuxent River, MD to Phillip Walker of Lexington Park, MD and Kathleen Stone of Lexington Park, MD.

In addition to her parents, she is also survived by her husband, James Philip Morris, her sister, Rachel Nicole Norman of Mechanicsville, MD, her brother, Phillip Brandon Carroll of St. Inigoes, MD; her grandparents, Phillip Bernard Carroll and Libby Gay Carroll of St. Inigoes, MD.

The family will receive friends for Megan's Life Celebration on Wednesday, September 5, 2012 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, with prayers celebrated by Reverend Scott Woods at 7 PM at St. Cecilia's Catholic Church, 47950 Mattapony Road, St. Mary's City, MD 20686. A Christian Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 AM on Thursday, September 6, 2012 at St. Cecilia's Catholic Church. Interment will be private.

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

Murphy, Robin Marie
Birth: Tuesday, April 21, 1959 in Leonardtown, Maryland
Residence: Hollywood, Maryland
Death: Thursday, August 30, 2012 at the age of 53
Laid to Rest: Thursday, September 06, 2012 in the Queen of Peace Cemetery, Helen, Maryland
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Robin Marie Murphy 53, of Hollywood, MD, died on August 30, 2012, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Robin was born April 21, 1959 in Leonardtown, MD to John "Jack Murphy and Catherine "Judy" Lawrence of Mechanicsville, MD.

Robin worked for the Department of Education as a budget analyst for 33 years.

She was a vibrant woman with many fine attributes, including her devotion to her family and friends. Robin loved her animals, especially her horses, Rusky, Shalako, Josie and Rosie, her dogs, Lakota Crow and Cheyanne Sioux, her cats, Big Head and Trouble and her rabbit, Geronimo. She had many hobbies which included painting ceramics, working in her flower garden, riding her horses, playing softball and volleyball, and learning all about the Indian culture. She also enjoyed vacationing in the mountains.

In addition to her parents, she is also survived by her children, Erica Faith Buckler Wood (David) of Mechanicsville, MD and Robert Michael "Robo" Buckler Jr. of Mechanicsville, MD; her five beautiful grandchildren, Logan Erb, Alyssa and Payton Buckler, an Alanna and Jacob Wood; her brothers Cordy Murphy (Tina) of Mechanicsville, MD, and Pete Murphy of Mechanicsville, MD; her sisters, Judy Gatton (Bobby) of Mechanicsville, MD and Donna Marks (Bob) of (Put City name here), NC; and her fiancé and soul mate, Page H. Leake.

Family will receive friends for Robin's Life Celebration on Wednesday, September 5, 2012, from 5 PM to 8 PM at the Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650 with prayers celebrated by Reverend Keith Woods at 7 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on September 6, 2012 at 10 AM at St. Joseph's Catholic Church. Interment will immediately follow at Queen of Peace Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of St. Mary's, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650 and St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148.

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

Johnson, George Carroll
Birth: Thursday, August 14, 1924 in California, Maryland
Residence: Lexington Park, Maryland
Death: Thursday, August 30, 2012 at the age of 88
Laid to Rest: Wednesday, September 05, 2012 in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church Cemetery, Lexington Park, Maryland
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George Carroll Johnson, 88 of Lexington Park, passed away on August 30, 2012, in Leonardtown, MD. He was born on August 14, 1924 in California, MD. He was the son of the late John Allen Johnson and Mary Ethel Johnson. George was a lifelong resident of St. Mary's County.

George enlisted in the United States Army and served in World War II. After serving in the Army, he returned to St. Mary's County and was employed with the Federal Government for 34 years in the Supply Department, Fuel Branch at Patuxent Naval Air Station, Patuxent River, MD.

He was an avid football fan and enjoyed following the Washington Redskins and Baltimore Raven's football teams. He loved working outdoors especially in his yard. George was a family man, who loved spending time with his friends, children, and especially his grandchildren.

George was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Barnes Johnson, whom he married on January 9, 1955 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Lexington Park, MD. Mr. Johnson was preceded in death by his brother; Morris Leonard Johnson of Lexington Park, Md.

He is survived by his children, Keefe Johnson, of Lexington Park, MD, Fran Johnson (Richard) of Upper Marlboro, MD and Alicia Crafton (Teddy) of Great Mills, MD; his grandchildren, Teddy William Crafton, III and Asia Crafton. He is also survived by his sister Mary Estelle Carroll of St. Inigoes, Md, his sister-in-law, Margaret Theresa Johnson, and a host of nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Lexington Park, MD. The viewing will be held at 12:00pm and funeral service at 1:00pm with Father Scott Woods officiating. The interment will follow in the church cemetery.

Arrangements provided by Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home.

Briscoe, Rose Mary
Birth: Thursday, November 05, 1953 in Leonardtown, Maryland
Residence: Lexington Park, Maryland
Death: Thursday, August 30, 2012 at the age of 58
Laid to Rest: Friday, September 07, 2012 in the St. Peter Claver Catholic Church Cemetery, St. Inigoes Maryland
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Rose Mary Briscoe, 58, Lexington Park, MD, passed away peacefully at her home on August 30, 2012 after a long and hard fought battle with cancer. A lifetime resident of St. Mary's County, Rose was born November 5, 1953 in Leonardtown, Maryland to George and Martha Briscoe.

She attended St. Peter Claver Catholic School, Park Hall Elementary School, George Washington Carver School, and graduated from Great Mills High School in 1972. Rose worked for almost 40 years as a Disbursing Agent at the Naval Air Warfare Center, Patuxent River, Maryland. She also held an evening/weekend part-time job with P&P Brothers for many years. After many 5 a.m. arrivals, Rose decided to retire from the Federal Government on January 31, 2012. During her career Rose received numerous awards for her dedicated service to the Department of Navy and developed a work family that she loved (and who loved her) immensely.

Rose is survived by the light of her life, her loving son Eric Devon King (Waldorf, MD) and her special "selected" daughter and grand-daughter, Beverly Bolt and Marissa Maddox. Rose just became a great-grandmother to baby Chase McClure. Rose is also survived by her siblings, Dorothy Wiggins, Greensboro, NC, Barbara Berry, Clinton, MD, Lorraine Williams (Billy), Park Hall, MD, Connie Baldwin, Jacksonville, NC, Larry Briscoe (Ann), Jacksonville, NC, Brenda Briscoe, Park Hall, MD, Raymond Briscoe (Angie), Havelock, NC, and a loving sister-in-law Helen Briscoe. She leaves a host of nieces and nephews; aunts, uncles and cousins; and friends and colleagues. She is also survived by her friend, Tony Evans.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her older brother George Briscoe, Jr.

The family will receive family and friends Friday, September 7 from 10 am until Mass of Christian Burial at 11 am at St. Peter Claver Church, 16922 St. Peter Claver Road, St. Inigoes, MD. Interment will take place at St. Peter Claver Church Cemetery. Reverend Scott Woods will officiate.

Arrangements provided by Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home.

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