• Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    Karen L. Ames Maddox

    Karen L. Ames-Maddox of Salisbury, formerly of Crisfield departed this life Saturday, June 22, 2019 at Coastal Hospice at the lake in Salisbury, Maryland. Full obituary and funeral service details forthcoming.

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    Elva “Jonisha” Giddins-Bonneville

    Elva “Jonisha” Giddins-Bonneville, of Millsboro, DE, formerly of Berlin, MD departed this life Sunday, June 16, 2019 at her residence.  Born July 13, 1987, “Jonisha” was the daughter of Darry, Sr. and Desiree Giddins-Ames. In addition to her parents, “Jonisha” is survived by her two sons, Jose Juarez and Tymere Hardy; one daughter, Tamiya Bonneville; one brother, Darry Ames, Jr.; two sisters, Tanyel Giddins and Lashonda Nemhard (Ian); her paternal grandmother, Sandra Davis;  and a host of uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces and other relatives and friends. Funeral details forthcoming.

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    Carlton Gaskins

    Carlton Gaskins, Intement will be held at 1:00 PM Monday, June 10, 2019  at St. James Methodist Episcopal Church in Oriole, Maryland. Funeral services were held earlier in Washington, DC.  

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    Jane E. Milbourne

    Jane E. Milbourne of New York, formerly of Marion Station, Maryland departed this life Sunday, May 5, 2019 in Raleigh, North Carolina. A funeral service will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, May 18, 2019 at Ebenezer United Methodist Church in Marion Station with a viewing one hour prior. Full obituary forthcoming.

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    Doris Wise Holmes

    Doris Wise Holmes, 80, daughter to the late Irene and Garland Wise, was born May 17, 1938.  She departed this life on Friday, February 22, 2019. Her parents were the first known black entrepreneurial couple in Somerset County, Maryland. They owned and operated a Pure Oil service station and restaurant. Doris was the younger of two children. Her brother was Thomas “Sonny” Wise. They were a loving, giving and caring family. Doris was a life-long member and supporter of the John Wesley United Methodist Church in Cottage Grove, Maryland. Doris’s educational foundation for living was all commenced in Somerset County where she started at Westover Elementary School, then to Greenwood…

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    Shirley Mae Cottman

    Shirley Mae Cottman,80, of Princess Anne, departed this life on Thursday, February 21, 2019. A funeral service will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, March 2, 2019  at Mount Carmel Baptist Church in Princess Anne with a viewing one hour prior.  A viewing will also be held 6:00 – 8:00 PM Friday, March 1, 2019 at the church.

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    Gregory LaConne Handy

    “To everything there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven.”  (Ecclesiastes 3:1) On this day we celebrate the Home going of our beloved, Gregory LaConne Handy, who quietly slipped into eternal rest on Friday, February 8, 2019 at Coastal Hospice at the Lake in Salisbury, surrounded by his family. A TIME TO BE BORN:  Gregory LaConne Handy, son of the late Elmer Ballard and Maizie T. Handy began his earthly journey, August 10, 1956 in Salisbury, Maryland. A TIME TO LIVE:  Greg’s early childhood was spent in Mount Vernon where he received his formal education.  His Christian education began in the home of his mother,…

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    Henry Lockett

    Henry Lockett, 97, of Upper Hill, Maryland, passed away peacefully Friday, January 11, 2019 at Salisbury Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Salisbury, Maryland.  He was born in Macon, Georgia November 21, 1921,  he was the son of the late Samuel and Lucretia Lockett. He was educated in the Public Schools in Georgia.  He served in the United States Army, and received an Honorable discharge, American Theater Ribbon, Meritorious Unit Award and a World War II Ribbon. After his service in the Army he moved to New York where he became a Chef, an occupation he cherished.  He later moved to Upper Hill, Maryland.  He was employed with English’s and Johnny’s…

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    Alfred Fields, Sr.

    Alfred Fields, Jr. 86, of Crisfield passed away peacefully on Monday, December 31, 2018 at his residence.  Born January 29, 1932 in Dolthan, Alabama, he was the son of the late Alfred, Sr. and Rena Martin Fields. He is survived by five sons, Ernest, Jerry, terry, Clifton and Dontae’ Fields; four daughters, Loretta Kersey, Gail Fields, Paula Tucker and Jane Ford. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Pauline Harris Fields and two sons, Alfred Fields, III and Tommy Fields. A funeral service will be held 1:00 Pm Saturday, January 12, 1018 at Highway Holiness Church in Crisfield (Hopewell), with a viewing one-hour prior. …

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    Annie Victoria Fowler Cullen

    Annie Victoria Fowler Cullen peacefully departed this life on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at her home in Marion, MD, with her son.  She was born June 25, 1920 in Clinton, NC to the late William and Creasy Ann Fowler. She received her formal education in the Clinton, NC School System. Annie relocated to Georgetown, DE, then to Marion where she met and married Frank Borden.  He preceded her in death.  She later married Welton Cullen who also preceded her in death. She was a faithful and active member of Handy’s United Methodist Church in Marion, where she attended services and Bible Study regularly until her health began to fail. Loving…

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    Maurice Franklin Barnes

    Maurice Franklin Barnes, 58, son of the late Donald and Anna P. Barnes was born on March 1, 1960 in Baltimore, Maryland.  He was called to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 in Baltimore. Maurice was raised in Marion, Maryland and received his education at Carter G. Woodson Elementary/High School and a graduate of Crisfield Academy High School. After graduation from High school Maurice enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps spending 6 years.  He moved to Atlantic City, New Jersey in 1986 and worked for the Casino Industries.  Leaving Atlantic City, he returned to his home town to pursue his college education.  He enrolled at The University…

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    Marion Lloyd Milbourne, Jr.

    Marion Lloyd Milbourne, Jr., 80, of Marion Station, Maryland made his heavenly transition on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury, Maryland.  Born December 8, 1937, he was the son of the late Marion Milbourne, Sr. He leaves precious memories with two daughters, Janet Leatherbury and Catherine Palmer; seven grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Illene Milbourne and one brother. A funeral service will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, December 8, 2018 at Anthony E. Ward, Jr. Funeral Home in Princess Anne, with a viewing one hour…

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    Dolores Geraldine Wragg Cottman

    Dolores Geraldine Wragg Cottman of Princess Anne, Maryland departed this life at the age of 85 on Saturday, November 24, 2018 at her residence.  Born in New York on March 19, 1933, she was the daughter of the late Jerry and Inez Wragg. She is survived by her seven children, Geraldine, Preston, JoAnn, Gregory, Janice, Vincent and Willis; eight grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; one brother and three sisters. She was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Preston Thomas Cottman. A funeral service will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, December 1, 2018 at Mills Memorial Baptist Church, 1323 Jersey Road, Salisbury, Maryland with a viewing one-hour prior. A…

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    Melissa “Mindy” Tilghman

    Melissa “Mindy ” Tilghman, 50, of Princess Anne, went home to be with the lord on Wednesday,  November 7 , 2018 at Salisbury Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Salisbury, Maryland. Full obituary and funeral service forthcoming.  

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    George Frederick Murray

    George Frederick Murray, 72, of Crisfield was called to be with the Lord on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at Coastal Hospice at the Lake in Salisbury, Maryland.  Born on October 28, 1945 in Crisfield, he was the son of the late George Wilson and Alice Murray. George leaves to cherish joyful memories with: six daughters, Lynetta and Fredia Douglas, Felisha Sutton, Theresa Douglas-Abdullah (Lemuel), Tonja Adams (Derrick) and Eugena Douglas; 15 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; four nieces, Lisa, Angelia, Briantae and Monique; the Lady of his Eye, Loretta “Butter” Collins; and a host of relatives and friends. A memorial service will be held Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 11:00 AM…

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    Vonzella Leatherbury

    Vonzella Leatherbury, 54, of Princess Anne, Maryland departed this life on Sunday, October 14, 2018 at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury, Maryland. Born August 9, 1964, she was the daughter of the late Thomas B. Leatherbury and Barbara F. Leatherbury. In addition to her mother, she leaves to cherish fond memories:  ex-husband and loving companion, Eugene Moore; one daughter, Tia Walston (Jason); two sons, David Collins, Sr. (Penny) and Joshua Hankerson, Sr.; one brother, Derrick Leatherbury; four granddaughters, L’Dawn Young, La’Tiya Turner, J’Lynn Rheel, and Gianna Collins; five Grandsons, Terrance Ward, Joseph Bailey, Joseph Turner David Collins, Jr. and Joshua Hankerson, Jr.; a host of nephews and nieces and…

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    James Roosevelt Price, Jr.

    James Roosevelt Price, Jr., 47, of Princess Anne, Maryland departed this life on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury, Maryland.  Born November 10, 1970, he was the son of the late James R. Price, Sr. and Pearline Leatherbury Price. In addition to his mother, he leaves to cherish fond memories: a son, Kaliph Price; a daughter, Sarai White; one grandson, Karson Price; three brothers, Larry Price, Jonathan Hutt and Isaac Price; two sisters, Betty Timmons and Lynnette Johnson (Dennis). A funeral service will be held 1:00 PM Saturday, October 6, 2018 at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Ella Fitzgerald Center in Princess Anne, Maryland with…

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    Garnett A. Brown, Jr.

    Garnett A. Brown, Jr., 67, of Crisfield, formerly of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania departed this life on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at Coastal Hospice at The Lake in Salisbury, Maryland.  Born March 31, 1951, he was the son of the late Garnett, Sr. and Mary Cottman-Brown. He is survived by one son, Lamont Brown; three brothers, Gary Brown (Elmira), Stanley Brown (Shirley) and Torris Battle (Sherita); two sisters, Carolyn Weatherbe (Grover, Jr.) and Agnes Waters; the mother who raised him, Mikey Brown. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Sheila Waters. A viewing will be held 6:00-8:00 PM Friday, October 5, 2018 at Anthony E. Ward,…

  • Crisfield,  Princess Anne

    George Edgar Green

    George Edgar Green, 77, of Princess Anne, Maryland, formerly of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania departed this life on Monday, September 17, 2018 at Aurora Senior Living of Manokin in Princess Anne, Maryland. Services are private.