April 03, 1999

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Dorothy M. Grimm

RANSON, W.Va. - Dorothy Marie Grimm, 87, of Ranson, died Saturday, April 3, 1999, at Integrated Health Service of West Virginia, Charles Town, W.Va.

Born Feb. 13, 1912, in Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Weaver.

She was a homemaker.

She was a Protestant.

She is survived by her husband of 35 years, Edward A. Grimm; two sons, Elmer Kohlahafer of Florida and Charles Kohlahafer; a brother, Charles "Buck" Weaver of Texas; a close friend, Janet Hostler of Charles Town; grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.


She was preceded in death by a daughter, Glenda Regan.

Services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Melvin T. Strider Colonial Funeral Home, Charles Town. The Rev. Dee-Ann Dixon will officiate. Burial will be in Middleway Masonic Cemetery, Middleway, W.Va.

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

Dorothy A. Stovall

SOUTH MOUNTAIN, Pa. - Dorothy A. Blair Stovall, 74, a resident of South Mountain Restoration Center, died there Friday, April 2, 1999.

Born May 6, 1924, in East Stroudsburg, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Ruth Oviett Blair.

She was employed most of her life as an announcer for public radio stations.

She is survived by a sister, Ruth Williams of South Yarmouth, Mass.

She was preceded in death by three sisters and a brother.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements are by Cumberland Valley Crematorium, Waynesboro, Pa.

Clark A. Crawford

Clark Alfred Crawford, 80, of 7 Winter St., Hagerstown, died Thursday, April 1, 1999, at his home.

Born Dec. 15, 1918, in York, Pa., he was the son of the late James Ervin and Louise Mae Welty Crawford.

For 26 years, he was employed by Kauffman Manufacturing and Supply. Later, he retired from Brandt Cabinet Works.

He was a member of Grace United Methodist Church, where he was a member of United Methodist Men.

He was a member of West End Lions Club and Red Cross Volunteer Services. He also volunteered with Meals on Wheels and at Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Martinsburg, W.Va.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Margaret Elizabeth Crawford; four daughters, Charlotte King of Kennewick, Wash., Cynthia Peck of Boonsboro, and Patricia Kindall and Kimberly Kretzer, both of Hagerstown; a son, Robert Crawford of Hagerstown; a sister, Geraldine Geesey of York; a brother, James Crawford of York; 17 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, Clark Crawford; and a brother, Gerald Crawford.

Services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown. The Revs. Darryl Zoller and Robert S. Barton will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown.

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

Paul A. Bull

HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. - Paul Ambrose Bull, 69, of Hedgesville, died Friday, April 2, 1999, at City Hospital, Martinsburg, W.Va.

Born Feb. 22, 1930, in Hampstead, Md., he was the son of the late Olin and Goldie Thompson Bull.

He is survived by his wife, Henrietta Parlette Bull; three daughters, Margaret Cornett of New Freedom, Pa., Esther Showalter of Havre de Grace, Md., and Mary Ruth Putman of Sykesville, Md.; four sons, James Bull of Venezuela, Lewis Bull of Middlebury Center, Pa., Sterling Bull of Red Lion, Pa., and Michael Bull of Jefferson, Pa.; five sisters, Jane Thompson and Dorothy Bosly, both of Hampstead, Ada Hale of Upperco, Md., Nancy Beall of New Oxford, Pa., and Racheal Lyons of Manchester, Md.; six brothers, Earl Bull of Shrewsbury, Pa., Floyd Bull of Littlestown, Pa., Walter Bull of Blue Ridge Summit, Pa., Roland Bull of Delaware, David Bull of Pennsylvania and Howard Bull of Hampstead; 11 grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Florence Fox.

Graveside services will be Monday at 11 a.m. at Allensville Cemetery, west of Hedgesville. The Rev. Donald Preston will officiate.

The family will receive friends today from 6 to 9 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home, 327 W. King St., Martinsburg.

Frances E. Reed

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Frances Elizabeth Reed, 85, of Martinsburg, died Monday, March 29, 1999, at her home.

Born Aug. 1, 1913, in Bunker Hill, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Lawn Williams and Anna Belle Parker Williams Walker.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Reed.

She was a member of Mount Zion United Methodist Church.

She is survived by two sisters, Mary Saxon and Nellie Walker, both of Martinsburg; a brother, John J. Walker Sr. of Kearneysville, W.Va.; nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by four sisters, Louise Jones, Catherine Jones, Gwendolyn Fox and Helen Fox; and a brother, Robert T. Walker.

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