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Rev. Emmanuel M. Gitlin

June 13, 2017

Rev. Emmanuel M. Gitlin, 94, of Hickory, North Carolina, died June 13, 2017. He was an extension minister who was part of the Baltimore Conference in the mid-1960s, then withdrew in 1968. He spent most of his ministerial career as a professor and...

Rev. Leslie Gordon Metcalf

June 10, 2017

The Rev. Leslie Gordon Metcalf, 80, died June 10, 2017, at Gilchrest Hospice Care in Towson. A private graveside service was held June 19. Leslie Metcalf was the youngest of nine children born to William and Norma (nee...

Matilda Tavenner

May 24, 2017

Matilda Tavenner, 84, the wife of the Rev. Julian A. Tavenner, a retired Elder, died May 24, 2017, at the Quincy Nursing Home in Quincy, Pa., after a short illness. A graveside service was held June 4 at the Blue Ridge Cemetery in...

Patricia A. Mason

May 22, 2017

Patricia Ann Mason, 84, the wife of the late Rev. Donald Mason, died May 22, 2017, in Grafton, W. Va. A funeral service was held in Grafton at the Donald G. Ford Funeral Home May 26 with the Rev. Junius Lewis officiating. Patricia Ann Delaney...

Molly Pitcher Nash

March 18, 2017

Molly Pitcher Nash, 72, the wife of the late Rev. Howard O. Nash, died in Peoria, Illinois, March 18, 2017. A memorial service was held at St. John's UMC in Baltimore City April 23. Clergy who planned and officiated were Judy Birch, Nancy Webb...

Bishop Felton Edwin May – 1935-2017

February 27, 2017

Bishop Felton Edwin May, who served the Baltimore-Washington Conference from 1996 to 2004, died on Monday, Feb. 27.

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