Obituaries - Baltimore

Obituaries - Baltimore

Carl Edward Murphy Smith, Father, Brother, Friend

Carl Edward Murphy Smith, oldest great grandson of AFRO founder, John H. Murphy Sr., died Dec. 15 after a long illness. The Baltimore native...

Laura Jude Gardner, Pioneering Engineer and Businesswoman Dies at 72

Laura Jude Gardner, the second Black woman hired as a systems engineer at IBM in Baltimore and one of the founding members of the...

Travis Emery, Gilman School graduate, Dies

Travis C. Emery, a graduate of Gilman School, Princeton University and the University of California Berkley Law School, son of Dr. Anne O. Emery...

The Days and Deeds of Dr. Ella White Campbell

Dr. Ella Campbell, a community leader for many years in Baltimore County, with a focus on the Liberty Road corridor, died on Sunday, May...

Priscilla Gaines Lansey

Priscilla Gaines Lansey passed away on Dec. 1 as a result of congestive heart failure. Gaines was the first of five children born to...

William Cornish, Devoted Church Man, Dies at 76

William Joseph Cornish died unexpectedly at the age of 76 on March 5 in Cambridge, Md. Cornish was born in 1940 to Naomi Stanley and...

Jesola E. Jones – Retired City Educator

On August 1, 2016, family and friends paid their respects and said goodbye to retired city educator, Jesola E. Jones, 75 years young at...

Helen Cole Lee

Helen Cole Lee was born to Marshall and Lillie Cole on June 5, 1915, in Anderson, South Carolina. She departed this life on May...

Rev. Albert Clayton Greene, Sr.

The Rev. Albert Clayton Greene, Sr., departed this life after a long illness on November 16, 2016.  Rev. Green, the youngest of five children,...

Lawton J. Pierre, 68

Dr. Lawton John Pierre, 68, died in his home in Grenada on September 29, 2011. A funeral service was held on Tuesday, October 11, 2011...

Rev. Dr. Charles M. Franklin, Sr.

Services of remembrance for the Rev. Dr. Charles M. Franklin Sr., begin with public viewing, 4 to 6:30 p.m., a musical tribute, 6:30 to...

Lenora D. Ming-Cobb

On Friday, February 3, 2017, Lenora D. Ming-Cobb, wife of the late Leroy Cobb, was called home to be with the Lord, one month...