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Hall, Mary Agnes
Birth: Saturday, August 22, 1936 in Leonardtown, Maryland
Residence: Callaway, Maryland
Death: Friday, July 15, 2016 at the age of 79
Laid to Rest: Wednesday, July 20, 2016 in the Holy Face Catholic Church Cemetery, Great Mills, Maryland
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Mary Agnes Hall, 79, of Callaway, MD passed away on July 15, 2016 at her son's residence surrounded by her loving family. Mary was born on August 22, 1936 in Leonardtown, MD. She was the daughter of the late Charles N.A. Combs and Agnes Eva Aud. Mary was a lifelong resident of St. Mary's County.

She married her beloved husband, Benjamin Carl Hall, Sr. They celebrated over 60 wonderful years of marriage before his passing in August 2015. She loved spending time with her husband and family on their farm. She was an excellent cook and often prepared large meals for the family. She enjoyed canning the crops her husband grew each year. Her favorite hobby was BINGO, which she played regularly at various church halls throughout the County. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and friend to many. Her greatest love was spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren whom she loved dearly. She was a lifelong member of Holy Face Catholic Church.

Mary is survived by her children, Edith Quade of Avenue, MD, Mary Owens (Dwight) of Indian Head, MD, Agnes Unkle (William) of Callaway, MD, Joyce Bean (Johnny) of Valley Lee, MD, Catherine Hall (Charlie) of Great Mills, MD, Benjamin Hall of Callaway, MD, William Hall of Park Hall, MD, Susan Cantrell (Dwayne) of Ridge, MD, Robert Hall (Dorothy) of Lexington Park, MD, and Joseph Hall, Sr. (April) of Callaway, MD; her siblings, Roger Combs of Callaway, MD and Leona Combs, of PA. In addition to her parents and husband, Mary was also predeceded in death by her granddaughter, Crystal and siblings, Gilbert, Irma, Thomas, Julia, and Catherine.

Family will receive friends for Mary's Life Celebration on Tuesday, July 19, 2016, from 5:00-8:00 p.m., with prayers recited at 7:00 p.m., at Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Reverend Paul Nguyen on Wednesday, July 20, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. at Holy Face Catholic Church, 20408 Point Lookout Road, Great Mills, MD 20634. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers will be Joseph (Alex) Hall, Jr., William (Billy) Unkle, Jr., William (Winky) Quade, Daniel (Danny) Hall, Samantha (Sam) Shirley, and Britanie Mason. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice House of St. Mary's, Post Office Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Arrangements handled by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD.

Gass, John Howard
Birth: Thursday, December 18, 1924 in Avenue, Maryland
Residence: St. Mary's County, Maryland
Death: Friday, July 15, 2016 at the age of 91
Laid to Rest: Monday, July 25, 2016 in the Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, Maryland
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John Howard Gass, known as Papa, Pop Pop, and Johnny was born in Avenue on December 18, 1924. He was a lifelong St. Mary's county resident. As a young man he worked as a waterman, he worked on the Wilson Line, and worked as a Painter.

Family was important to Johnny and he enjoyed many years with his extended family. Johnny and his wife Sis loved children in addition to having a daughter and son they were foster parents.

He grew up in Avenue, MD. He built his own house at the age of 26, which he continued to live in until the present. His grandson Chuckie has lived with him since he was young. Dawn joined him in the household in 2000, then Great Grandson Curtice in 2002, followed by Dalaynee in 2005. Chuckie and Curtice enjoyed the water as much as Johnny did, they provided him crabs and fish he always loved to eat. Many fish stores were explained between them. His granddaughter Angel has remained constant in Johnny's life even living in multiple states. She always visited him, and took him to church when she could. He always loved visits from family.

He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Agnes (Sis) Bernetta Gass, his daughter Tracy Lynn Gass and his son Robert Timothy Gass. He was also preceded in death by his brothers and sister, Malcom Gass, Horace Gass, Geraldine Gass, Mary Wood, Loretta Wood, Blanche Gass, George Gass, Jeanette Wise and Marian Slade, and his nephew Kenny Gass. He is survived by his sisters; Ernestine Keaton of Manassas, VA, Catherine Corbin of North Carolina, and Margaret Wheeler of South Carolina. His grandchildren; Charles Knott and Fiancé Dawn Bibb of Avenue, Sherry Knott, Robert (Bobby) Gass of Indiana, John (Jay) Gass of Indiana, Angela (Angel) Gass-Didsbury and her husband Stuart Didsbury of Lexington Park, and John (Johnny) Gass and Fiancé Amanda Zinn of Hollywood. He was a proud Great-Grandfather to 7 Great Grandchildren, Curtice Knott and Dalaynee Knott of Avenue. Rebecca and Tyler Wathen of MD, Natalie, Alex and Addison Gass of Hollywood.

The family will receive friends on Monday, July 25, 2016 from 9:000 AM to 10:00 AM in Holy Angels Catholic Church Avenue, MD. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10:00 AM with Father Anthony Lickteig officiating. Interment will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens Leonardtown, MD. Arrangements by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home.

Gibson, Thomas Newton, III
Birth: Wednesday, July 23, 1941 in Calvert County, Maryland
Residence: Phenix City, Alabama
Death: Monday, July 11, 2016 at the age of 74
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Thomas "Tommy" Newton Gibson III, 74, passed away with his wife by his side on Monday, July 11, 2016, at his home in Phenix City, Alabama after a battle with cancer. He was born to Ella Young-Gibson and Thomas Newton Gibson Jr. on July 23, 1941 in Calvert County, Maryland.

Tommy graduated from Calvert High School in 1959 and remained in his hometown of Huntingtown working the family's small farm part-time with his father and brother Sammy for many years. Tommy accepted a position with General Woodworking Corporation starting as a Carpenter. He remained working there for 30 plus years, retiring as a Carpenter/Forman in 2010. A master carpenter, Tommy built his own house on the Gibson family's Cox Road property and lived there until 2015.

In his free time, Tommy enjoyed working on home improvement and repair projects, tinkering with engines, attending Columbus Lions indoor football games for which his son Jason is head coach, watching classic television shows and spending time with family and friends.

He is survived by his wife June (Lusby) Gibson, his sons Kenny Gibson, Jason Gibson and Brian Woodard, his siblings Barbara Powell, Samuel Gibson, Tish Lucas, Brenda Hance and Debbie Burrell; his grandchildren, Sophie, Gunnar, Jett, Steele, Robbie and Kira; his loving nieces, nephews and other relatives. Tommy was preceded in death by his parents Newton and Ella, his brother Jamie Gibson, and son Shane Woodard.

A memorial service will be held at the Huntingtown United Methodist Church, 4020 Hunting Creek Road, Huntingtown, MD on Saturday, July 23, 2016 at 11am. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to the Prince Frederick Rescue Squad 755 Solomon's Island Rd. S. Prince Frederick Md. 20678. Arrangements by Rausch Funeral Home.

Parran, Charles Somerset
Birth: Wednesday, July 29, 1942 in Washington, D.C.
Residence: Alexandria, Virginia
Death: Thursday, July 07, 2016 at the age of 73
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Charles Somerset Parran, 73, of Alexandria, Virginia and Hillsboro, New Hampshire passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 7, 2016 at Hillsboro House Nursing Home. Born in Washington, D.C. at Columbia Hospital on July 29, 1942, Charles grew up in Prince Frederick, Maryland. He graduated from Calvert High School, attended the University of Maryland and served in the Army in Europe.

Owner of Parran Construction, Charles worked as a general contractor and master carpenter for over 35 years in his beloved Old Town Alexandria, Virginia and the surrounding vicinity. Specializing in historic restoration, his work included Robert E. Lee's boyhood home, the Old Presbyterian Meeting House and the Chinese Room at Gunston Hall.

Charles was known to be a true friend and gentleman. He loved history, travel and boating. He is preceded in death by his parents, William Shemwell and Grace Stuart, and his siblings, William and Rebecca. Retiring in 2008 to New Hampshire he is survived by daughter, Gweneth Airgood and her husband James of Henniker, New Hampshire and daughter, Susan Parran of Amherst, New Hampshire.

A service and burial will take place in the fall at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Prince Frederick, Maryland. The Holt-Woodbury Funeral Home & Cremation Service Hillsboro, NH is assisting the family. Contributions in lieu of flowers can be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation.

Parker, Nicholson
Birth: Tuesday, September 27, 1921 in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Death: Monday, July 11, 2016 at the age of 94
Laid to Rest: in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Georgetown
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The son of Major General Edwin P. Parker and Hannah Somerville Matthews Parker, Nicholson (Nick) Parker was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts on September 27, 1921. Nick graduated from West Point Military Academy in June 1943 and joined the troops of the 69th Division participating in the linkup with the Russian Army at Torgau on the Elbe River. His career in the U.S. Army continued with a variety of roles including gunnery instructor at Fort Sill and research and development of artillery and guided missiles (most memorable the Jupiter-C satellite) at the Pentagon.

He earned Masters degrees in Aerospace Engineering and International Relations as well as being a graduate of the US Army War College and the Command and General Staff College. His last assignment was in London where he represented the U.S. in the NATO weapons and equipment standardization program. Retiring in 1969 as Colonel in the U.S. Army and living in Washington DC, Nick taught math at St. Stephen's School in Alexandria, VA and was active in his family's church, Christ Church, Georgetown.

In 1980 his love of sailing took him to St Mary's County MD where he built a home on St. Inigoes Creek and worked for years as 'acting' Admissions Director at St. Mary's College. He served as treasurer at Trinity Church, St. Mary's City and HOPE of Southern Maryland. For nearly a decade, until his death, he was a devoted member of St. George's Episcopal Church, Valley Lee.

His survivors include his beloved wife of over 70 years, Cynthia Joan Parker, of St. Inigoes, Md; daughters, Anne P. Kennedy of Washington, D.C. and Susan E. Parker of St. Inigoes, Md ; granddaughters, Parker K. Rea and Merritt K. Shaw; and great grandsons, Campbell and Gardner Rea.

Memorial Service will be at 11:00 a.m. on August 11, 2016 at St. George's Episcopal Church, Valley Lee, MD. Interment will be at a later date in Oak Hill Cemetery in Georgetown. Memorial contributions-St. George's Episcopal Church, P.O. Box 30 Valley Lee, MD 20692; Hospice of St Mary's PO Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.

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