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|Hopkins, John Allen
Birth: 1943-12-21 in Colonial Beach, Virginia
|John "Hop" Allen Hopkins 75 of Cobb Island, Md. died on May 21, 2010 at his home. Mr. Hopkins was born on December 21, 1934 in Colonial Beach, Va. to the late Emmanual "E.G. and Isabelle Hopkins. |
His brothers William and Donald Hopkins, Sisters Marjorie Hopkins, Elizabeth Conklin, and Marion Lemons also predecease him. He is survived by his loving Wife Nancy Hopkins, Son John Hopkins, Jr., Daughters Glinda Hopkins-Florendo and Lori Hopkins. Daughter-In-Law Irene Bakka, Brother Randolph Hopkins, Sister Patricia Rose, and four Grandchildren.
Mr. Hopkins Owned an office equipment sales and repair business and retired in 1992. He also enjoyed fishing, crabbing and seeing his grandchildren's sporting events.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday May 26th from 4 to 6pm at the Arehart-Echols Funeral Home, P.A. 211 St. Mary's Ave. LaPlata, Md. 20646. Were funeral services will be held on Thursday May 27th at 11am. Interment to follow at the Popes Creek Church Cemetery in Virginia.
Memorial contributions may be made in his name to the American Cancer Society or Hospice of Charles County.
Arrangements provided by Arehart-Echols Funeral Home, P.A.
|Russell, Louis Edward
|Louis E. Russell, 50, of Valley Lee, MD passed away on May 21, 2010 at his home. He was born March 5, 1960 to Bertha Tippett and Albert Russell. Louis loved hunting, fishing, fast cars, playing cards and music.|
He is survived by his wife, Patricia A. Russell of Lexington Park, MD, father of Crystal Russell of North Beach, MD, Merry Durell of Lexington Park, MD, Louis E. Russell, Jr. of Valley Lee, MD, Amanda Russell of Valley Lee, Victoria Russell of Newburg, MD and Brandon Russell of Lexington Park, MD He is also survived by his parents, Bertha T. and Albert E. Russell of Broomes Island, MD and brother of, Albert Russell, Jr. of Daytona Beach Fl., Victoria Brison of Mechanicsville, MD, Glen Russell and Brenda Russell both of Broomes Island MD.
The family will receive friends at the Rausch Funeral Home 4405 Broomes Is. Rd., Port Republic MD on Tuesday May 25, 2010 from 5-8 PM where services will be held on Wednesday May 26, 2010, at 11 AM. Interment will follow in Chesapeake Highlands Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 105 Vianney Lane Prince Frederick, MD 20678.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
|Barber, Marvin Edward
Birth: 1928-03-08 in Washington, DC
|Marvin "Mopey" Edward Barber, 82 of Tall Timbers, MD passed away on May 21, 2010 at his residence.|
Born March 8, 1928 in Washington, DC he was the son of the late Marvin and Mary Barber.
Mr. Barber served in the Army Air Corps during WWII. He was retired from NSA as a Security Officer and also retired as a Fishing Charter Captain out of Tall Timbers, MD on his boat the "Mopey Rose". He was a member of the American Legion and a twenty five year member of the MD Charter Boat Captain's Association.
Mr. Barber is survived by his wife Marilyn Miller Barber of Tall Timbers, MD, daughter; Wendy B. Hankins of Greeneville, TN, step-daughter; Diane D. Cooney of Silver Spring, MD, father-in-law; Melvin C. Miller of Silver Spring, MD, cousin; Daniel J. Harris of Cabin John, MD, step-grandchildren; Joey, Jimmy and Sean Cooney.
Family will receive friends for Mopey's Life Celebration on Wednesday, July 21, 2010 at 4 p.m. at Tall Timbers Marina, Tall Timbers, MD.
Arrangements provided by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.
Birth: 1940-05-01 in Riverside, New Jersey
|Harry Horn, 70, of Callaway, MD died May 20, 2010 at his home with his family by his side after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was born May 1, 1940 in Riverside, NJ, to the late Harry and Virginia Horn.|
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Barbara, his children and their spouses, Harry Horn (Laurita), Michael Horn (Dottie), Terrie Johnson (Donnie), Debbie Owen (Charles), Scott Horn (Sherrie); 11 grandchildren, Jessica and Barbara Horn, Ashleigh and Kristopher Horn, Brian Drew (Danielle) J.P. Sotelo (Jessica), Amy Sotelo, Charlie Owen (Heather) Kelly Owen (Ryan) Greg Owen (Brittany), Jake Horn; 4 great-grandchildren, Megan Drew, Addison Owen, Charlie Owen Jr., Colleen Horan and his siblings, Jeanne Plaster and Helen Horn and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
He enlisted in the U. S. Navy, just prior to his 18th birthday and proudly served 21 years, retiring in April 1977 at his last duty station, the Naval Air Station, Patuxent River, Md. He served on many of the amphibious ships, including the USS Lindenwald, USS Mount Rushmore, USS Pocono, USS Hermitage, USS Graham County, USS Plymouth Rock, USS Cheybogan County, and the USS Lorain County. He was stationed in the Philippines and was a veteran of the Vietnam War, assigned to IUWG-1Westpac Det. He was employed by IAP, as an HVAC technician and was assigned to the R.ADM William Moffett NavAir Headquarters Building until 2009.
Anyone who knew Harry, was well aware of his great love and respect for the Navy and all men and women who serve our military. He was known for flying the American and POW flags at his home. He was an avid Philadelphia Phillies fan as well as a Philadelphia Eagles fan, which could be seen by the inflatable football players he displayed in his yard. He loved country music, and going on Las Vegas trips to play the cards and slot machines.
He was devoted to his family and enjoyed the many gatherings at his home. He was very proud of his children and strongly encouraged family commitment. He was a very giving person with a warm smile, who cared for others more than himself. No matter how sick he had become, he always wanted to know how everyone was. He never met a stranger or anyone who could talk more than him. He touched so many lives and will be missed by the many people who loved him and what he was all about.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, May 23, 2010 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650 where prayers will be recited at 4:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday, May 24, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at Holy Face Church, 20476 Point Lookout Road, Great Mills, MD 20624 with Reverend Joseph R. Sileo officiating. Interment will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Leonardtown, MD.
Serving as pallbearers will be Brian Drew, Charlie Owen, Greg Owen, J.P. Sotelo, Jake Horn and Dickie Russell.
Serving as honorary pallbearers will be John Witt, Steve Blank and Eddie Johnston.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice House of St. Mary's, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650.
Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.
|Nelson, James Robert, Sr.
Birth: 1930-03-28 in Charlotte Hall, Maryland
|James Robert “Bill” Nelson Sr., 80, of Charlotte Hall, MD passed away Thursday, May 20, 2010 at St. Mary’s Nursing Center in Leonardtown, MD. Born on March 28, 1930, in Charlotte Hall, MD, he was the son of Mills and Emma (Tennison) Nelson. Married on June 5, 1993 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church to Mary Helen Wood. |
In addition to his wife he is survived by his children James Robert Nelson, Jr. of Charlotte Hall, MD, and David Allen Nelson of Tampa, Fl., along with step children Joyce Ann Hagen (Harry) of Waldorf, MD , Lois Marie (Malcolm) Spencer of Raleigh, NC, John Donald Buckler of Charlotte Hall, MD, Betty Lou Buckler (Jimmy) of Hughesville, MD, Debbie Denise Lawrence (Jimmy) of Mechanicsville, MD, Robert Gerald Buckler of Mechanicsville, MD and Ricky Lee Buckler, (Vicky) of Mechanicsville, MD.
James is survived by brothers Joe and Frank Nelson both of Hughesville, MD, George Nelson of Leonardtown, MD, Charles Thompson of Mechanicsville, MD and sisters Betty Russell of Clements, MD, Agnes Brown of Avenue, MD, Ethel Cooper of Indian Head, MD, Margaret Ann of Mechanicsville, MD , Catherine Turner of Riceville, MD and Edith Marie Wenks of La Plata, MD . Eighteen Grandchildren: and Thirteen Great-Grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his brothers June bug Nelson, Harry Nelson, Albert Nelson, Toots Nelson, and sisters Anna Mae Lawrence, Mary Harris, Violet Raley, Ginny Copsey and Dorothy Nelson.
James (Bill) was a plumber for T.F. Nelson Plumbing for 20 years before retiring in 2005. He loved to fish, dance, play cards, and going to power boat races. Bill was a lifelong resident of St. Mary’s County.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home from 5:00PM – 8:00 PM where prayers will be said at 7:00PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at 10:00AM in Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Mechanicsville, MD, with Fr. Peter Alliata officiating. Interment will follow at Charles Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Tommy Nelson, Mike Russell, James Robert Nelson III, Dink Nelson, Shawn Buckley, and Kenall Buckler.
Arrangements provided by the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, P.A.
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