Obituaries 4/18

April 18, 2002

Thomas R. Carbaugh

MERCERSBURG, Pa. - Thomas Reid Carbaugh, 83, of 7635 Charlestown Road, died Tuesday, April 16, 2002, at his home.

Born March 10, 1919, in Fulton County, Pa., he was the son of the late Thomas H. and Nellie Crider Carbaugh.

His wife, Mabel E. Hill Carbaugh, died in 1988. They were married Aug. 31, 1939.

He farmed for most of his life; was employed by DeRose Industries in Chambersburg, Pa., as a carpenter; and did carpentry work with James Clayton.

He was a member of Clayton Memorial Church of God in Mercersburg.

He is survived by two daughters, Lorraine A. Baer of Greencastle, Pa., and Delores R. Keefer of Mercersburg; one son, Tommie R. Carbaugh of Mercersburg; two brothers, Linn A. Carbaugh and Roy E. Carbaugh, both of Mercersburg; six grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.


He was preceded in death by one sister, Pauline Crouse; and one brother, J. Merle Carbaugh.

Services will be Friday at 10 a.m. at Lininger-Fries Funeral Home, Mercersburg. The Revs. Floyd E. Myers and Marcus E. Tanner will officiate. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Mercersburg.

A viewing will be at the funeral home today from 7 to 9 p.m.; and Friday at 9 a.m.

Memorial donations may be made to Lutheran Home Care Services, 2700 Luther Drive, Chambersburg, PA 17201.

Shirley M. Salladay

FALLS CHURCH, Va. - Shirley Mason Salladay, 68, of 7321 Mare Drive, died Thursday, April 4, 2002, at her home.

Born Jan. 11, 1934, in Big Pool, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Christina Hunter Mason.

She worked as a legal secretary in Washington, D.C., for 50 years.

She is survived by one sister, Eudora Millsap of Lemon Grove, Calif.; and 10 nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by three sisters, Isabelle Pettie, Louise Hechinger and Florence Pugh.

Graveside services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Parkhead Cemetery in Big Pool. The Rev. Dwayne Jenson will officiate.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 101 E. Baltimore St., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Local arrangements are by Donald E. Thompson Funeral Home, Clear Spring.

John H. Fox

KNOXVILLE, Md. - John Henry Fox, 75, of 3648B Petersville Road, died Sunday, April 14, 2002, at his home.

Born Sept. 18, 1926, in Walkersville, Md., he was the son of the late Henry Jacob and Elsie Kolb Fox.

His wife, Dorothy Haines Fox, preceded him in death.

He was a retired farmer.

He was a former member of Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 1582 in Brunswick, Md.

He is survived by two daughters, Patsy Fox Howell of Brunswick, and Karen Fox Behpou-Davis of Frederick, Md.; two sons, Gary W. Fox of Sierra Vista, Ariz., and John D. Fox of Knoxville; three sisters, Doris Cramer and Katherine Clark, both of Frederick, and Ruth Wilhelm of West Virginia; two brothers, Norman H. Fox of Jefferson, Md., and Herbert H. Fox of Thurmont, Md.; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and his companion, Annabelle Burgee of Jefferson.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Thomas Fox.

Services will be Thursday at 1 p.m. at John T. Williams Funeral Home, 100 Petersville Road, Brunswick. The Rev. James Miller will officiate. Burial will be in Samples Manor Cemetery in Samples Manor, Md.

There will be no visitation.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, Frederick County Chapter, 1011 E. Patrick St., Suite B, Frederick, MD 21701; or to the American Lung Association, 814 W. Diamond Ave., Suite 207, Gaithersburg, MD 20840.

Walter A. Newman

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - Bishop Walter Allen Newman, 78, of Charles Town, died Monday, April 15, 2002, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital in Ranson, W.Va.

Born Jan. 28, 1924, in Kabletown, W.Va., he was the son of the late Albert Newman and Mae Howell Newman.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Virginia Campbell Newman.

In 1950, he joined House of Prayer in Charles Town. He gave sermons at Mount Sinai United Holy Church of America in Fruitland, Md. In Charles Town, he served as deacon, teacher in the Sunday school department, member of the Progressive Chorus, president of Young People's Conference; elder; assistant pastor, pastor and vice bishop. He became bishop and overseer of the House of Prayer Churches of God in 1974 and served until his retirement in 1998.

He was employed by General Motors as a tow motor driver.

He is survived by one daughter, Marian V. Braxton of Sterling, Va.; two sisters, Florence Brown of Shenandoah Junction, W.Va., and Ethel Harris of Charles Town; two brothers, Clarence Newman of Charles Town and Phillip Newman of Largo, Md.; two grandchildren; one great-grandchild; nieces; nephews; and cousins.

He was preceded in death by three sisters, Blanche Newman, Edna Young and Virginia Champ; and two brothers, David Newman and Milton Newman.

Services will be Saturday at noon at Trinity Assembly of God Church. Bishop Francis S. Myles will officiate. Burial will be in Pleasant View Cemetery, Martinsburg, W.Va.

The family will receive friends Friday from 7 to 8 p.m., followed by a memorial service from 8 to 9 p.m. at the church.

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