E. Lardner jr
families of the late Gustavus E. Lardner jr, Florence Bracewell-Lardner,
Victoria Lardner, Henry H. Lardner will celebrate their home going
with a Christian Service on Saturday, April 9, 2005 11:00 a.m
Church of the Ascension, 205 S. Summit Avenue,
Gaithersburg, MD 20877 USA
will be held immediately after the service at: 13
W. Diamond Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD 20877 USA
further information contact:
Dennis-Metzger 301-315-9511 / 240-476-6232
Gabriel Lardner 215-205-5274
United Baptist Church Family, the George, Cooper and Davis families
announce with deep regrets the death of Deaconess Doris George of
Springdale, Maryland. This sad event occurred on Sunday, March 20,
2005 at the Holy Cross Hospital in Silver Spring, Maryland. She
was 84 years old.
Doris George was a Deaconess at the United Baptist Church
of Silver Spring, Maryland. She was born in Grand Bassa County and
a daughter of Vincent George.
is survived by her Church Family (United Baptist Church), her daughter
in Liberia (Margaret Nyemah), her son and daughter of Springdale,
Maryland (Agnew and Jemima Cooper), the George and Davis families
of Liberia and the United States, her grandchildren, and a host
of relatives and friends in Liberia and the United States.
arrangements are as follows:
will be held on Friday, April 8, 2005 from 6:30 p.m. - 10:00
Berean Baptist Church
924 Madison Street N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20011
Tel: (202) 291-5025
Services will be held at the same Church (Berean Baptist Church)
on Saturday, April 9, 2005 from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Interment
will take place at the Washington Memorial Cemetery on Riggs Road
in Silver Spring. Repass will follow at the Berean Baptist Church.
Genevieve Garnett: 301-345-0968
& Jemima Cooper: 301-771-2746
to the Church: Take 95 North and South to 495 towards Silver
Spring. Exit at 31B (Georgia Avenue towards Silver Spring) and continue
on Georgia Avenue into Washington D.C. Make a left turn onto Missouri
Avenue NW. Turn right onto 9th Street NW, then right on Madison
Street NW. End at 924 Madison Street NW, Washington, D.C.
Ellen G. Cooper
We regretfully announce the death of Ellen G. Cooper on March 21,
Service will be held on Friday, April 1, 2005 at 10:00 A.M. at Oakton
United Methodist Church on 2951 Chainbridge Road, Oakton, VA
Benjamin N. Wolo, Sr.
Wolo family announces with deepest regrets the passing of Mr. Benjamin
N. Wolo, Sr. This sad event occurred at his home in Houston, Texas
on March 14, 2005.
is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Lucille Nyeba, 10 children,
14 grand children and a host of other relatives and friends.
Saah - 281.855.7493
Wolo - 281.513.4036
Wolo, Jr. - 703.758.2602
Hithe Henries and Sarnor Families announce the passing of thier
mother, sister, aunt, and counsin, Haja Moima Dabah Sarnor, loving
known as "Ma Dabah", on March 13, 2005, at her home in
Dabah leaves to mourn her numerous sisters, brothers, nieces, nephews,
grandchildren and children.
Armah Debong Swaray
is to announce the sudden death of Armah Debong Swaray. The sad
event occurred on Friday, March 11, 2005, at the Paynesville Poly
Clinic, Paynesville, Liberia. She was born on December 21, 1968,
and leaves to mourn her loss, her husband, Peter J. Swaray or Philadelphia,
PA,, two children, Gratis (Onor) Swaray, and Lydia Swaray, her parents
Daniel Debong and Lydia Daniels, Sisters, brothers, nieces, nephews
and a host of other relatives of Liberia and the United States.
services for Armah Swaray will be held in Monrovia, Liberia on April
Roy & Annie Reeves (770)934-7803
Inyang Williams (919)596-8542
Gratis & Anita Debong (404)514-4379
Peter J. Swaray (484)494-0710
Muriel Evangeline Dean Timmons
family of the late Mr. Pandit N. Dean and Doris Dennis Dean announces
with profound sadness the home-going of their daughter, Muriel Evangeline
Dean Timmons, on Tuesday, March 8, 2005 in Snellville, Georgia,
is survived by her mother: Mrs. Doris Dennis Dean; seven children:
Denise Harmon, William Harmon, Jason Timmons, Daniel Timmons, Jeremy
Timmons, Amanda Clements and Alexis Clements; four siblings: Franklin
Dean, Pandit Dean Jr., Raliat Dean Crowder, and Doris Dean Campbell,
and a host of other relatives.
memorial service offering thanksgiving to the Lord for the life
of Muriel will be held on Saturday, March 19, 2005 at 1 p.m. at
the Fairfield Baptist Church (Building-ANNEX 3). The Church's address
is 6133 Redan Road, Lithonia, Georgia 30058. Directions to the Church
can be obtained on www.mapquest.com.
lieu of flowers, the family requests your prayers and financial
contributions towards an educational fund and expenses for raising
Muriel's minor children.
contact Ms. Doris Dean Campbell: 2870 Peachtree Road
# 629, Atlanta, Georgia 30305
454-4193 / (404) 377-0465
Ethel Erma Jackson
Jackson family announces with profound regrets the death of Ethel
Erma Jackson, which sad event occurred on Thursday, March 3, 2005,
in Bruful, The Gambia. The body will be flown to the United States
on Monday, March 14, 2005. Funeral arrangements are as follows:
more information, please contact the following:
Bunchie Reeves (Sister)
Emmanuel Nuku Reeves (Brother-in-law)
Tel: (301) 352-4548
her soul rest in perfect peace!
Louise A. Hage
regret to announce the death of our dear Mother, Sister, Aunt, Grandmother,
and Great-grandmother Ms. Louise A. Hage. This sad event occurred
at St. Luke Roosevelt Hospital in Manhattan, New York on March 1,
2005 at 6:45 AM.
leaves to mourn her loss five children; Alleyne Lynch (Bklyn, NY),
Viola Gibson (Columbia, Tenn.), David Hage (Charlotte, NC), Carmen
Williams-Wisseh (Bklyn, NY), and Edmund Whisnant (Neptune, NJ) respectively.
Three sisters Miata Hage Smith, Edna Sarr, and Annabel Twee Wiles,
two brothers Isaac Wiles and Richard Kono Wiles, thirteen grand
children, two great grand children and a host of other relatives
and friends. She will be missed.
Alleyne Lynch- 718-783-2751
Violo Gibson- 931-380-9180
David Hage- 704-532-2511 (c)704-649-9838
Carmen Williams-Wisseh- 718-797-4124 (c)917-907-4126
Edmund Whisnant- 732-643-9771 (c)646-235-7048
Edna Sarr- 212-662-5419 (c)646-319-2077
Annabel Wiles- 215-781-0290 (c)267-303-0221
Miata Hage Smith-718-398-7823
Jimmy K.T. Scotland, Sr., (Surveyor)
Scotland family in the United States and Liberia announces with
deepest regrets the home-going of Mr. Jimmy K.T. Scotland, Sr...
This sad event occurred in Liberia on February 26, 2005 at 12:30
Late Jimmy K.T. Scotland, Sr. is survived by his wife Charlotte
Mayson Scotland, 11 Children including Janet K.T.Scotland; Abraham
Z Scotland; Beatrice O Scotland; Rebecca F Scotland; Vidah Scotland
Kromah; Grace Scotland; Caroline Scotland Bropleh; Elizabeth (ME)
Scotland Johnson; Harriette Scotland; and Jimmy K.T. Scotland, Jr.
He was 75.
family Can be reached for more information as follows:
THE United States: Abraham Scotland, Maryland, USA
Rebecca Scotland, Minnesota, USA, 651-488-5682
IN LIBERIA : Vidah Scotland-Kromah, Monrovia, Liberia,
will be buried on the 12 of March (Saturday) at First
United Methodist Church, Ashmun Street, Monrovia
George Arthur Padmore Sr.
death is announced of Mr. George Arthur Padmore Sr. in his 90th
year. This sad event occurred on Friday March 4th, 2005, in Silver
include his wife Paulita, 10 children, many grandchildren, great
grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.
to read more about Ambassador George A. Padmore
Samuel Gooding Sunrise
11/11/1945 - Sunset 2/25/2005
wife, children, family and the Liberian Community of Atlanta Georgia
announced with deep regrets the death of George Samuel Gooding (George
"Firestone"). This sad event occurred on Friday, February
25, 2005 at 6:07 pm at the Joan Glency Hospital in Duluth, Georgia.
deceased is survive by his wife, Elizabeth Kemah Wrotto Gooding,
two sons, Diobato Varsay and George Samuel Gooding, Jr; father,
Robert Gooding, Sr of Liberia, siblings, Mariah Johnson, Roselyn
Gooding Harris, Thomas Gooding, Robert Gooding, Jr, Janie Gooding,
Jestina Gooding Hunter, Samuel R Gooding, their spouses, nieces,
Nephews, Uncles, Aunts, Cousins, in-laws, and a host of relatives
and friends living in Liberia, Sierra Leone, and USA.
Sam R Gooding 770-605-5037
Elizabeth Kemah Gooding 770-416-0491
Nancy Y Wrotto 404-242-7145
Lauramae E. Gabbidon 404-456-3747 (Funeral Coordinator)
Ruth Famatta Bryant 770-338-7553
Theophilus Lakafalamah Bass 678-386-3107
Joseph K. T. Pieterson
is with deep sorrow that we announce the sudden home-going of our
father Mr. Joseph K. T. Pieterson. This sad event occurred at the
North Arundel Hospital in Maryland, USA, on Thursday, February 24,
2005. He is survived by his children: Ms. Cynthia Pieterson, Ms.
Prudence Pieterson Brownell, Mrs. Genevieve (Genny) Dodoo, Mrs.
Barbie Cecilia Dohmen, Mrs. Joseph (Jojo) Isaac, Dr Justice B. Amissah-Arthur,
several grandchildren and a host of other relatives in the USA,
Ghana and Liberia.
more information, please contact the following:
Dr. J.B. Amissah-Arthur 709-279-0452
Cynthia Pieterson 360-286-9162
Prudence Pieterson Brownell 360-990-0706
Mrs. Genny Dodoo 443-803-7774
Mrs. Barbie Dohmen 405-413-4951
Mrs. Jojo Isaac 301-518-6234
Ms Bema Amissah-Arthur 360-990-0708
Mrs. Jatu Kegley 301-262-8899
May his soul rest in perfect holy peace
André Joseph Kenny Sr.
loving memory of or dear father, grandfather and uncle André
Joseph Kenny Sr., who passed away on the 14th of February 2005
Contact daughter: Marie-Rose Kenny 202-678-3826
André Joseph Kenny Sr. departed this earth on Monday February
14th, 2005 after a very brief illness. André was born on
July 27th, 1937 in Guinea to the late Marie-Rose Williams and Joseph
is survived by his daughter Marie-Rose Kenny, predeceded by his
son Andre Kenny, Jr, three grandchildren Petrina, Andrea (USA),
and Edward Andre' of Liberia. Also a very special son, Mondray T.
He leaves behind three sisters: Elizabeth Jones (Freetown), Marian
H. Pratt and Rose-Marie Percy (USA), two brothers Johnny Kenny (Freetown)
and Johnnie Leon Williams (Liberia).
His nieces and nephews include Veronica, Kingstina, Cassandra, Leona,
Julius Pratt, Patrick, Johnny Kenny Jr., Donald and Bernard. André's
aunts and cousins include: Clarise Camara and family (Guinea), Adel
Bakayoko and family (USA), Camara family of Sig, Madinna (Guinea),
Theresa Metzger and Family (Tampa & Atlanta) Marie-Jeane (Guinea)
and Fudia Keita. He also had special friends that he considered
his family: Dr. and Mrs. David Mahan and Family and Mrs. Matilda
Richards Outland and Family. These are very important people in
his life. Other relatives include: the Camara and Williams family
of Conakry, Guinea and Sierra Leone, the Kenny of Freetown, Pontua
and Momoh family(Sierra Leone and Guinea), Scott family, Marcarthy
and a host of grand nieces and nephews that include Jason Benjamin.
was employed at the John F Kennedy Hospital in Liberia for several
years before he came to the USA
Eva Elliott- Sherman
Sun rise, March 14, 1954 - Sun set, February 16, 2005
profound sadness, sorrow and grief, the Sherman and Elliott families
of Liberia and the United States announce the home going of their
beloved Eva Elliott-Sherman, formerly of 37 Barker Street, Staten
Island, New York 10310. This untimely event occurred on Wednesday,
February 16, 2005 at 4: 00 A. M. in the Staten Island University
Hospital, New York.
was born on March 14 1954, to the union of Charles D. Elliott and
Nancy Winifred Shaw- Elliott. On April 15, 1989, she married William
Feweh Sherman in First United Methodist Church, Monrovia, Liberia.
He survives. Eva was educated in Liberia and California. She was
a graduate of St. Theresa's Convent, and until her death remained
actively involved in the activities of the alumni association of
her alma mater. For more than twenty-two years, Eva worked at the
Citibank offices in Yekepa and Monrovia where she won many accolades
for her diligence to duty and exemplary work. She was a member of
the First United Methodist Church of Liberia and a fraternal member
of the Basheba Chapter (Robertsport, Cape Mount) of the Eastern
Star of Liberia. Before she relocated to New York, Eva and her family
worshiped at the Grace Episcopal Church of Clay Ashland, Liberia,
under the pastorialship of Reverend Father Emmanuel D. Hodges.
mourn her loss, Eva leaves behind her husband, William Feweh Sherman;
son, Roderic Sherman; daughters, Nancy Weyatta Sherman, Olivia Elliott;
sister Bernice Barclay; brother, Peter Elliott; aunt, Rachael Thomas,
nephews, Charles & Jehu Elliott; cousin Comfort Bedell; adopted
son, Joseph Elliott and a host of other relatives in Liberia and
the United States.
our period of bereavement, we continued to be consoled and comforted
by the countless phones calls and other acts of generosity by friends,
family and well-wishers. Many of you have expressed your desire
of taking part in the funeral services; accordingly, we are announcing
the funeral plans as follows:
additional information, please contact:
William Feweh Sherman 718-876-5267 (H)
2. Olivia Elliott 718-815-0790 (H)
3. Roland & Ellen Dempster 718-981-4345 (H)
4. Bendu Sherman 718-720-9677 (H)
Dr. Robert G. Sherman For the Sherman and Elliott families
Claudius Roy Hughes
Hughes family of Providence, Rhode Island announces with profound
sadness the home going of Claudius Roy Hughes. This sad event occurred
on Friday February 18, 2005.
is survived by his wife Theresa Campbell Hughes, a son Roy Jr, three
daughters Hattie (Kpana), Audrey and Ella, three grand children,
two brothers Ernest of Monrovia Liberia, Jacob of Freetown Sierra
Leone, and a host of other relatives in the United States, Freetown
and London England.
Dukuly (January 1, 1935 - November 24, 2004)
Dukuly and Acquoi families Announces with deepest regret the passing
of Mama Dukuly. Elected
Member to the House Of Representative for Lofa County in 1971-1980,
Chairlady for the Lofa County Women Association, Member TWP Lofa
County branch. Commonly refer to as Aunty, Mama, Sister, and Grandma,
Ma Dukuly, OldMa. This sad events occur on November 24, 2004 on
her Farm, were she was also laid to rest in Lofa County Monrovia,
leaves to mourn her Husband Mr. Jorgbor Acquoi of Barnesville estate
Monrovia, Liberia, Children and the host of other relatives and
Friends of Monrovia and the USA.
Memorial Service will be held on May 7, 2005 at the Residence of
her Son Mr.& Mrs. Thomas Acquoi of St. Paul, Minnesota.
Sangay Jorgbor 763-535-3733 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr. Thomas Acquoi 651-793-1178
Anna Elizabeth Kamara
family of Anna Elizabeth Kamara sadly announces her death which
occurred on February 14, 2005 at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore,
Maryland. Mrs. Kamara, 62, is the mother of Zoe Kamara-Wilson and
Ethel Kamara of Frederick, Md., and Philadelphia, Pa., respectively.
Kamara attended Bromley Mission and graduated from Booker Washington
Institute. She attended the Universty of Liberia and worked at the
Executive Mansion for a short while. Before coming to the United
States, she served for many years as principal of the Augustus F.
Caine Elementary School in Virginia, Liberia.
Wake will be from 6:00pm - 9:00pm on March 11, 2005
Funeral Service will be from 10:00am - 12:00pm on March 12, 2005
services will be held at Viers Mill Baptist Church, 12221 Viers
Road, Silver Spring, Maryland 20906.
Kamara's remains will be taken to Virginia, Liberia, where she had
requested that she be buried.
In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to the Augustus F. Caine
Elementary School in Virginia, Liberia, where Mrs. Kamara was principal
for many years.
For additional information, contact
Zoe Wilson at 301-662-9335;
Kamara at 215-743-4858;
Neal, III, at 405-677-1670.
Davidetta (Docus) Dean Peabody Padmore
Padmore, Peabody, Dean, Cox, Thompson and Dennis families announce
passing of their wife, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Davidetta (Docus) Dean Peabody Padmore passed away in Maryland after
a prolonged illness.
further information contact:
Bernadine Allen-Peabody and Lyndon D. Peabody\757-303-7990