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Drury, Mary Alice
Residence: Ridge, Maryland
Death: Thursday, February 23, 2017
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Mary Alice Sanner Drury of Ridge, MD passed away in her home on February 23, 2017 at the age of 98. She is survived by her son John Drury (Maggie) of Chester, VA and Daughter Joan Welch (Ron) of St. Inigoes, MD. She has 5 grandchildren James Welch, Eric Welch (Kimberly), Megan Drury, Stephanie Welch, and Raub Drury (Christina). There are 4 great great-grandchildren, Ashley Welch, Zachary Cannavino, Savanna Cannavino and Dilan Welch. She was preceded in death by husband, James R. Drury Jr., her parents, Irving and Daisy Hammett Sanner, her brothers Lloyd Sanner, Richard Sanner, John Sanner, Michael Sanner, James F Sanner and her two sisters Eleanor McInarnay and Evelyn Sanner.

Her wonderful caregivers that she cherished: Jean Harmon, Kelisa Marsh, Salinda Carroll, Michelle Lepert, Denise Keokuck and Francine Smallwood. Alice was the oldest of 11 children and has 3 surviving brothers, Bernard (Joan) Sanner of Reisterstown, MD, Carl (Barbara) Sanner of Westminster, MD, and Donald Sanner of Miami, Florida. She has many nieces and nephews who loved to visit her southern Maryland home, to relax, play in the water, catch crabs and watch the gorgeous sunsets.

She graduated from St. Michael's High School in 1937. She relocated to Washington, D.C., married James Raub Drury Jr. in 1940 at St. Michael's Church. She worked at the Census Bureau in Suitland, MD until her retirement in 1973. Alice was a member of many community and reginal organizations to keep her busy and active in the community. These included: the Major William Thomas Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution. She held the office of Regent from 1979 to 1982, and Treasurer in 1985 and 1986. She was also a member of the St Mary's County Antique Arts Association, Mistress Brent Garden Club and Historian, Friends of Historic St. Mary's City, St. Mary's County Genealogical Society, St. Michael's Ladies of Charity, St. Mary's County Public Library Planning Committee, St. Mary's County Women's Club in which she held the title of President from 1992 thru 1994.

Alice became a world traveler after retirement. She had visited most of the United States before retirement, so she started new adventures oversees. She saw Japan, Australia, India, Africa, Italy, China, Russia, France, and Brazil to name a few. She loved to spend winters in Spain to get away from the cold winters of home. A favorite pastime was entertaining family and friends at her home in Ridge on the Potomac River. Many high school and family reunions were enjoyed by all, as well as numerous club luncheons, and meetings.

In Lieu of flowers, the family would like to request you donate to one of the following: St. Michael's School, 16560 Three Notch Rd. Ridge, MD 20680, St Michael's Ladies of Charity, P.O Box 429, Ridge, MD 20680, or the Ridge Volunteer Rescue Squad, 16515 Three Notch Rd., P.O. Box 456, Ridge, MD. The family will receive friends on Saturday, March 4, 2017 from 10:00 AM-11:00 AM in St. Michael's Catholic Church, Ridge, MD. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated follow at 11:00 AM. Interment will be private. Arrangements provided by the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, P.A. Leonardtown, MD.

Henley, James Ernest
Birth: Wednesday, June 20, 1928 in New River, Tennessee
Residence: Lexington Park, Maryland
Death: Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at the age of 88
Laid to Rest: Saturday, February 25, 2017 in the Tanglewood Cemetery, Linville, North Carolina
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James "Jim" Earnest Henley, 88, passed away Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at MedStar St. Mary's Hospital in Leonardtown, MD surrounded by his loving family. Born in New River, TN to Charles and Anna (Brooks) Henley Sr., Jim spent his early years working with his dad at a sawmill. He loved hunting, fishing, and enjoying the outdoors. In 1948 he joined the US Air Force and became an aircraft mechanic. After serving, he married his lifelong friend, Martha Greene, on February 17, 1951 at the Evangelical Methodist Church in Linville, NC.

After marrying, they moved to Lexington Park, MD where he worked for 37 years as an Engineering Technician for the Airborne Instrumentation Department at the Naval Air Test Center in Patuxent River, MD. Jim took great pride in his work; knowing the importance of his role in supporting the test and evaluation of Naval and Marine Corps aircraft. He relished the friendships he made and the chance to mentor co-workers.

Jim was an athlete and avid sports fan. He enjoyed playing softball, basketball and golf. He also enjoyed watching the Washington Redskins and the NC State Wolfpack. He especially took pleasure in antagonizing Maryland Terrapin fans. He loved working in the yard, tinkering in his shed and organizing anything and everything. He was active in the Church of the Nazarene.

He leaves his devoted wife of 66 years, Martha Greene Henley; his brother Brooks Henley (Nancy); his daughters Linda Thompson (Jerry), Brenda Henley, Jean Currin (Guy), and Gayle Allan; grandchildren Jamey Thompson (Kristin), Jeri Lynne Porter (Steve), Jonnie Chesser (Adam), Todd Currin (Natasha), Tiffany Abbott (Chad), Mandy Wohlfeil (Jake); ten great-grandchildren with two more due in March; and many other loving family and friends. In addition to his parents, his siblings, Elizabeth, Charles, Eloise, and Paul precede him in death.

Pallbearers will be Jamey Thompson, Todd Currin, Steve Porter, Chad Abbott, Adam Chesser, Jake Wohlfeil, and William Costner. Family and friends will be received on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at the Evangelical Methodist Church, 384 W 3rd Street, Linville, NC 28646 from 1:00p.m. until time of service at 2:00 p.m. The Reverend Ken Harper pastor of the church will officiate.

Pall Bearers will be Jamey Thompson, Todd Currin, Steve Porter, Chad Abbott, Adam Chesser, Jake Wohlfeil, and William Costner. Interment will follow in the Tanglewood Cemetery in Linville, NC. Family request memorial contributions in Jim's memory to the Leonardtown Church of the Nazarene, P.O. Box 1110, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Funeral arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD and Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home in Newland, NC.

Mayhew, Glenn Charles
Birth: Monday, August 31, 1959 in Washington, D.C.
Residence: La Plata, Maryland
Death: Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at the age of 57
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Glenn Charles 'Brawny' Mayhew, of La Plata, MD died peacefully surrounded by family and friends on February 21, 2017. He was born August 31, 1959 in Washington, DC. He was the son of Louis Charles Mayhew and the late Elizabeth Ann Tompkins and was preceded in death by his step mother, Jessie English Mayhew. He was survived by his loving wife of 33 years, Dina Mayhew, and his two sons William Mayhew (Jennifer) and Sean Mayhew (Crystal Stewart); his sister Donna Strain (Byron), step-sister Debra McEachern (Richard), step-brother Steven Miller (Patricia); his granddaughters Kaitlyn Rae Mayhew and Chloe Elizabeth Mayhew.

Firefighter Glenn Mayhew was hired by the Arlington County Fire Department February 18th 1992, Graduating as a member of Recruit school #45 in June 1992. Glenn Graduated as the Class Valedictorian, with the highest overall GPA. Firefighter Mayhew was assigned to Arlington County fire station 9 completing his probation there. Glenn Spent many years on the Rescue Company as a driver/operator and senior firefighter serving the citizens of South Arlington and the entire Northern Virginia Area.

Glenn responded to the events of 9-11 at the Pentagon serving several days there. Throughout the years Glenn's gentle giant demeanor served him well, passing his knowledge and skills to future generations of firefighters. Glenn Retired from the Arlington County Fire Department in 2012 with his last assignment being at Engine 108 on C platoon. Glenn loved working in yard, riding his motorcycle, and drinking Budweiser at Ape Hangers. He was a member at the local H.O.G chapter.

Friends received on Tuesday, February 28th, from 9-11:30am with Firefighters prayers at 10:50am. Prayer service at 12 noon at La Plata Fire Department, 911 Washington Ave, La Plata, MD. Procession and repass to follow. Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Charles County, La Plata Fire Department, and Waldorf Fire Department. Arrangements by Raymond Funeral Service.

Rose, Mark Allen
Birth: Friday, July 15, 1960
Residence: La Plata, Maryland
Death: Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at the age of 56
Laid to Rest: in the Tymochtee Cemetery, Marsailles, Ohio
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Mark Allen Rose, 56, of La Plata, Maryland died February 21, 2017 at his residence. Mark was the son of Floyd A. Rose and Bertha Mae Hartle Rose. In addition to his father, he is survived by his wife of 33 years, Darlene Doll Rose; his sons, Evan C. Rose and Mark B. Rose and wife Jessica; his daughter, Lesley A.R. McKeel and husband Jon; his brother, Chris Rose and wife Nancy; his sister, Kathy Rose Smith and husband Philip; and his grandchildren, Addison and Luke McKeel.

Mark was a Soil Conservationist for the USDA/NRCS for several years and more recently the Director of Conservation Financial Assistance Programs. He served in the government for 31 years where he obtained the nickname of "The Legend." Early in his career, he was a 4-H advisor for many years. He worked for The Ohio State University Research Farm and was a member of the Ohio Agricultural Leadership and Development Program. He also worked at OSU Farm Science Review in Columbus, Ohio. He worked in Ohio, Oklahoma, Maryland, and Washington, DC for the USDA. Mark was the President of the Clarks Run Homeowners Association and member of the Town of La Plata Planning Commission. He was a member of the Senior Executive Service and was recently inducted to The Hardin County Agricultural Hall of Fame.

Friends received on Monday, February 27, 2017 from 5-8PM with Celebration of Life at 7PM at Raymond Funeral Chapel, 5635 Washington Avenue, La Plata, Maryland 20646. Interment Tymochtee Cemetery in Marsailles, Ohio. Memorials are asked to Trees of Memory through The Arbor Day Foundation ( or The Ohio State University Farm Science Review, 590 Woody Hayes Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43210. Arrangements by Raymond Funeral Service.

Brown, Holly Ruth
Birth: Wednesday, September 26, 1984
Death: Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at the age of 32
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