Obituaries - Washington D.C.

Obituaries - Washington D.C.

James Nero Remembered as Energetic, Dedicated Leader

James Nero may not have been on the front pages of the District's newspapers or a television star but he made a profound impact...

Juanita E. Pinkney

Juanita E. Pinkney, a resident of Southeast Washington, D.C. passed away in Chula Vista, California on Jan. 25. Pinkney was the last of seven children...

Diane Jordan, 58

On February 21, 2013, the Lord called Diane Jordan from her labor to reward. God blessed the late Emily and Silas Jordan Sr., with...

Bishop Imagene Stewart, D.C. Social Advocate and Founder of House of Imagene, Dies at...

Bishop Imagene Bingham Stewart, a revered D.C. social advocate and founder of the House of Imagene Shelter and Women's Center, died on May 30...

Fred A. Brown El, 63

Fred Allen Brown was born on June 8, 1950 in Washington, D.C., to the late Joseph and Edith Nicholas. On Feb. 21, 2013, he...

Dr. Shelvie A. L. McCoy, 76

Dr. Shelvie A. McCoy, 76, a D.C. Public Schools administrator for more than 20 years who had a leading role in efforts to prevent...

Howard C. Ury, 74

Howard C. Ury was born and raised in Washington, D.C. along with his younger sister, Venessa. He was the only son of Howard N....

Benjamin S. Johnson

Benjamin Scott Johnson was born April 1, 1928 in Perryman, Md. on the shores of the Susquehanna River. He was the son of James...

In Remembrance: Milton Ree Henderson

Milton Ree Henderson was called to eternal rest on March 11 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Washington, D.C. He was born on Dec....

A. Knighton Stanley, 76

Alfred Knighton (Tony) Stanley was born July 15, 1937 in Dudley, N.C. He was the youngest of five children of the Rev. Joseph Taylor...

Ralph Dawson Matthews, Jr., 86

Ralph Dawson Matthew, Jr., 86, died April 3, 2014 in Adelphi, MD will be memorialized in a Jazz-themed service on Saturday, July 19, 2014...  

Dr. Geraldine Harper-Carter

Dr. Geraldine Harper-Carter of Reston, longtime teacher in D.C. Public Schools who retired in 2004 died July 21, 2014, in Halquist Memorial Inpatient Center...