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Obituaries

December 14, 1997

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Monday, December 15, 1997 Edition

Helen M. Amsley

MERCERSBURG, Pa. - Helen M. Amsley, 88, formerly of 200 Faust St., Brindle Terrace, died Sunday, Dec. 14, 1997, at The Chambersburg Hospital.

Born April 22, 1909, in Welsh Run, Pa., she was the daughter of the late William E. and Eva Morotte Mummert.

Her husband, Theodore E. Amsley, died in 1942.

She was a homemaker, and also was employed by Letterkenny Army Depot in Chambersburg for 11 years.

She was a member of First Assembly of God Church in Greencastle, and the church's women's ministry.

She also was a member of Ladies Aid Society of Charlestown Methodist Church in Mercersburg.

She is survived by three daughters, D. Jean Shannon, Glady L. Hawbaker and Margaret A. Bowers, all of Mercersburg; three sons, Charles W. Amsley of Mercersburg, and Carl E. Amsley and Clarence D. Amsley, both of Greencastle; one sister, Jane Armstrong of Chambersburg; one brother, Wilbur Mummert of Greencastle; 12 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.

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She was preceded in death by one son, Theodore Amsley; and one grandson.

Services will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at First Assembly of God Church, 525 E. Leitersburg St., Greencastle. The Rev. Walter G. Smith and the Rev. Chad Stoecker will officiate. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Mercersburg.

The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the service on Wednesday.

Arrangements are by Harold M. Zimmerman and Son Funeral Home, 45 S. Carlisle St., Greencastle.

Clayton G. Moreland

Clayton Granville Moreland, 59, of 16956 Shadybrook Terrace, Hagerstown, died Saturday, Dec. 13, 1997, at his home.

Born Feb. 24, 1938, in Martinsburg, W.Va., he was the son of the late Clayton Franklin and Roberta May Moyer Moreland.

He was employed with Athey Trucking Co. in Stephens City, Va.

He served in the U.S. Navy.

He was of the Protestant faith.

He was a member of AARP.

He is survived by his wife, Patricia L. Wetzel Moreland; three daughters, Christie Moreland and Pamela Jenkins, both of Funkstown, and Kimberly Moreland, at home; four sons, William Moreland of Funkstown, Clayton Moreland Jr., at home, Stewart Githens and Thomas Githens, both of Hagerstown; three sisters, Margaret "Rita" Deshong of Big Pool, Ruby Kline and Verona Smith, both of Hagerstown; 14 grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one brother, James Franklin Moreland.

Services will be Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. Charles J. Barney will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 7 to 9 p.m.

Bud Crouse

Bud Crouse, 69, of 144 Buttercup Drive, Hagerstown, died Saturday, Dec. 13, 1997, at his home.

Born Sept. 4, 1928, in Whitacre, Va., he was the son of the late John Thomas and Eva May Peas Crouse.

He owned and operated Crouse's Auto Repair.

He served in the U.S. Army.

He was a member of Bethel Assembly of God.

He is survived by his wife, Doris Crouse; three daughters, Patti Martin of Hagerstown, Teresa Sweigert of Hedgesville, W.Va., and Donna Munson of Williamsport; eight sisters, Ruby Boden of Hancock, Elsie Long of Hagerstown, Darlene Maupin and Madline Lofford, both of Martinsburg, Sue Semler and Willdadean Miller, both of Hagerstown, Marie Mahoney of Inwood, W.Va., and Kathy Householder of Hedgesville; one brother, Wilson Crouse of Winchester, Va.; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

He was preceded in death by one son, John Thomas Crouse.

Services will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. Steven S. McCullough will officiate. Burial will be in Parkhead Cemetery in Big Pool.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m.

The family requests the omission of flowers. Memorial donations may be made to Bethel Assembly of God, 515 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown, Md. 21740; or to Hospice of Washington County, 101 E. Baltimore St., Hagerstown, Md. 21740.

Carrie E.R. Smith

BALTIMORE - Carrie Elizabeth Row Smith, 93, formerly of 3234 Magnolia Ave., died Sunday, Dec. 14, 1997, at Caton Manor Genesis Elder Care in Baltimore.

Born Nov. 20, 1904, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late George Washington and Lilly Mae Mundey Row.

She was a member of Our Saviour Lutheran Church in Baltimore.

She is survived by two sons, Andrew R. Smith of Baltimore, and Roy Elden Smith of Mount Airy, Md.; 12 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one son, Clarence Edward Smith.

Services will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. Louis L. Emerick will officiate. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery.

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