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Simpkins, Moses Junior

Birth: 1953-12-10 in Washington, DC
Residence: Marbury, Maryland
Death: Tuesday, February 16, 2010
Laid to Rest: Wednesday, February 24, 2010 in the Harmony Memorial Park, Hyattsville, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoMoses Junior Simpkins 56, of Marbury, MD was born to the late Moses and Mattie Ella Simpkins on December 10, 1953 and departed this life on Tuesday, February 16, 2010.

Moses was born in Washington, D.C. and graduated from the Prince George’s County Public School System. Upon graduation, Moses worked at Printers II as a Machinery Operator and later held various other jobs, but developed a passion for repairing lawn mowers and lawn maintenance until the Lord called him home.

Moses was well known in the community and was an extremely loving, caring, and generous person. He loved caring for pets, such as dogs, neighborhood cats, and birds. He was an avid lover of sports and his favorite team was the Washington Redskins. He loved music and loved to dance. Moses enjoyed cooking, attending family gatherings and his favorite television shows were Jerry Springer and Sanford and Son. Moses will be especially missed for his smile and laughter.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings Raymond and Judy Mooney and best friend Lionel Thomas..

Left to cherish fond memories are a devoted companion and fiancé Helen Briscoe, three sons, Dewayne Harley, Lawrence and Leonard Brooks, one stepdaughter, Terrilyn Briscoe, three sisters, Mary Jones (George), Janie Simpkins and a twin, Mozella Simpkins, three brothers, James Mooney, Joseph Mooney, and Ronnie Simpkins, one grandchild and three step grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

His viewing will take place on Wednesday, February 24th, 9:00am until time of service 11:00am in the CHAPEL of Thornton Funeral Home, P.A., 3439 Livingston Road, Indian Head, MD. Interment National Harmony Memorial Park, Hyattsville, MD.

Arrangements provided by Thornton Funeral Home.

Willis, John Thomas

Birth: 1922-06-06 in Wise, Virginia
Residence: California, Maryland
Death: Monday, February 15, 2010
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Click to see full size photoJohn Thomas Willis, 87 of California, MD died on February 15, 2010 at Charlotte Hall Veterans Home.

Born on June 6, 1922 in Wise, VA, he was the son of Wiley and Amy Willis. He served 23 years and retired as a Chief Petty Officer with the United States Navy. During his service he received numerous awards, including the Good Conduct Medal. Mr. Willis enjoyed woodworking, especially making furniture, fishing, and camping.

Mr. Willis is survived by his devoted wife, Jeannine Gauthier Willis whom he married on December 16, 1981, four loving daughters, Carolyn Gauthier of Williamsburg, VA, Jackie Willis of California, MD, Cindy Clark of Wicksburg, AL, and Margaret Spagnola of Virginia Beach, VA, and a sister, Vivian Beverly of Johnson City, TN. He was the proud grandfather of 8 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, and 1 great-great grandchild.

A Gathering will be held on Friday, February 19, 2010 from 12-2 p.m. at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Rd., Charlotte Hall, MD. Interment will be at a later date at Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Cheltenham, MD.

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

Bain, Jean Marie

Birth: 1937-04-14 in Providence, Rhode Island
Residence: Park Hall, Maryland
Death: Monday, February 15, 2010
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Click to see full size photoJean Marie “Jeanie” Bain age 72 of Park Hall, MD died on February 15, 2010 at her residence. Born April 14, 1937 in Providence, RI, she was the daughter of the late Otto and Helen Gendreau Radtke.

She was the beloved wife of Robert William Bain whom she married on April 27, 1957 in North Scituate, RI. They were married for 52 years and had three sons; Robert Scott Bain of Oakville, MD, Keith Allen Bain of Frederick, MD and the late Todd Christopher Bain.

She is also survived by her sister Karen Louise England of Decatur, AL as well as seven grandchildren.

Jeanie graduated from Central High School in Providence, RI “Class of 1955” and moved to Chesapeake Beach, MD on May 2, 1966. She worked part time as a substitute teacher and specialized in remedial reading. She was a hospice volunteer and later a Eucharistic Minister serving with Fr. Francis Walsh of St. Peter Claver Catholic Church, tending to the sick and dying of the parish. Jeanie was an avid reader and thoroughly enjoyed her birds, her dog, playing the piano and she also belonged to the Rhode Island Honor Society.

Contributions may be made to Hospice of St. Mary’s, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650. All services were private.

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

Burch, Virginia Wood

Birth: 1948-07-31 in Washington, DC
Residence: Charlotte Hall, Maryland
Death: Monday, February 15, 2010
Laid to Rest: Saturday, February 20, 2010 in the Queen of Peace Cemetery, Helen, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoVirginia "Ginger" Wood Burch, 61 of Charlotte Hall, MD died on February 15, 2010 at P.G. Hospital.

Born on July 31, 1948 in Washington, DC, she was the daughter of the late William and Gail S. Wood. Mrs. Burch was the Chief Operating Officer for 14 years with Charles County United Way. She has resided in Charlotte Hall since 1988 and was formerly of Waldorf, MD. In addition to being a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, she was a member of Good Samaritan Presbyterian Church and served the community professionally and as a volunteer. Ginger was an Elder, a non-commissioned lay pastor, a Stephen Minister, and most recently received accreditation as a Stephen Leader for GSPC. She loved spending time at the beach, especially South Beach in Florida and Bethany Beach in Delaware. Ginger was a most unusual, unique and spirited character.

Survived by her husband, Dale Forrest Burch; children, Shannon Grebe & husband, Karl; Mandy Burch, and E. Seth A. Burch & wife, Karen; two grandchildren, Alison Gail Burch and Willi August Grebe; and two sisters-in-law, Dawn Jett and Valerie Gearing. She was also Godmother to Christopher Nicholas and Jeremy Francis Mandragos.

The family will receive friends to Celebrate Virginia's Life on Friday, February 19, 2010 from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Rd., Charlotte Hall, MD. A committal service will be held on Saturday, February 20, 2010 at 9:30am at Queen of Peace Cemetery, Helen, MD. Friends and family will gather at the Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home at 8:30am to process to the cemetery. Funeral Services will follow the interment at 11am at Good Samaritan Presbyterian Church, Waldorf, MD with Pastor Don Benjamin officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family encourages memorial contributions to Good Samaritan Presbyterian Church General Fund, the Stephen Ministry fund, or the Benevolence Fund, 13025 Good Samaritan Drive, Waldorf, MD. If flowers are chosen, please send to the funeral home.

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

Baxter, Richard Allen, Sr.

Birth: 1946-08-06 in Baltimore City, Maryland
Residence: Waldorf, Maryland
Death: Monday, February 15, 2010
Laid to Rest: Tuesday, February 23, 2010 in the Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia
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Click to see full size photoRichard Allen Baxter, Sr., 63, of Waldorf, MD, died February 15, 2010, at his residence.

Mr. Baxter was a self-employed construction consultant for 40 years and was a lifetime member of the American Legion Post 259 in Clinton, MD. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, where he served as a Corporal from 1970-1972. He was also a member of the Clinton Men’s Bowling League, the Moose Lodge and the VFW in Forestville, MD. He liked hunting, family reunions, playing poker, and being with his grandchildren and family.

Born September 6, 1946, in Baltimore City, MD, he was the son of the late Edward Carson Baxter and the living Rose Law of Mikado, MI.

Predeceased by his father; and two brothers, Paul Baxter and Steven Baxter.

Survived by his wife of 40 years, Virginia Baxter; sons, Richard A. and his wife Juliana Baxter, Jr., of Waldorf, MD; and Edward C. and his wife Laura Baxter of Waldorf, MD; brothers, John and Tommie Baxter of Baltimore, MD; sister, Bonnie Kennedy of Harrisville, MI; grandchildren, Tristen and John.

Visitation will be Friday, February 19, 2010, from 2-4PM and 6-8PM, at Raymond Funeral Chapel, 5635 Washington Avenue, La Plata, MD, with prayers at 7PM.

Funeral Service will be Friday, February 19, 2010, at 7PM, at Raymond Funeral Chapel.

Rev. Mark Roberson will officiate.

Interment will be February 23, 2010, 1PM at Arlington National Cemetery with Marine Corps Honors.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Disabled American Veterans Memorial Chapter 36, P.O. Box 147, White Plains, MD 20695 or Hospice of Charles County, P.O. Box 1703, La Plata, MD 20646.

Arrangements provided by Raymond Funeral Service.


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