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Obituaries

December 22, 2003

Vivian T. McKee


HANCOCK - Vivian Tedrick McKee, 84, of North Pennsylvania Avenue, died Saturday, Dec. 20, 2003, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Sept. 3, 1919, in Big Pool, she was the daughter of the late Howard E. and Lillian Rebecca Gearhart Tedrick.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy E. McKee, in 1972.

She was a graduate of Clear Spring High School and Frostburg State Teachers College.

She was a school teacher for the Washington County Board of Education, retiring in 1980 after 40 years of service.

She was a member of Hancock Untied Methodist Church, where she had been the choir director.

She was a member of the Retired Teachers Association; and the Order of the Eastern Star Berkeley Chapter 77 of Berkeley Springs, W.Va.

She is survived by one daughter, Rebecca M. Cline of Hancock; one son, R. Mark McKee of Hancock; two brothers, Donald Tedrick of Clear Spring and Maurice E. Tedrick of Hagerstown; and two grandsons.

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She was preceded in death by one sister, Justa Martin; and one brother, Carnell Tedrick.

Services will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Hancock United Methodist Church. The Rev. Duane Jensen will officiate. Burial will be in Little Cove United Methodist Cemetery in Mercersburg, Pa.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Wednesday at 10 a.m. at the church.

A service will be held by the Order of the Eastern Star Berkeley Chapter 77 at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the church, which will open at 2 p.m.

The family requests the omission of flowers.

Memorial donations may be made to Educational Scholarship Fund, In Memory of Vivian Tedrick McKee, c/o Rebecca M. Cline, 201 N. Pennsylvania Ave., Hancock, MD 21750.

Arrangements are by Grove Funeral Home in Hancock.




Richard S. McFerren


WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Richard S. McFerren, 74, of 8762 Capital Hill Road, died Saturday, Dec. 20, 2003, at Waynesboro Hospital of a heart attack.

Born Oct. 13, 1929, in Franklin County, Pa., he was the son of the late Herman McFerren Sr. and Susan Triesh McFerren.

He attended Quincy schools.

He was employed by Hess Manufacturing, retiring in 1990.

He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He attended Clayhill Union Church.

He was a member of the Order of the Owls Nest 1758; and Joe Stickell American Legion Post 15, both of Waynesboro; South Mountain Fish and Game Association; and Mont Alto Volunteer Fire Co.

He is survived by his wife, Betty M. Stull McFerren, whom he married Nov. 28, 1953; one sister, Lydia A. Daley of Waynesboro; nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one daughter, Betty A. McFerren; two sisters, Clara M. Stokes and Pearl Fogle; one brother, Herman McFerren Jr.; and one half brother, Leroy Triesh.

Graveside services will be Monday at 2 p.m. at Mount Zion Cemetery near Mont Alto, Pa. Pastor Robert F. Bonner will officiate. Military graveside services will be conducted by the Honor Guard of Charles Nitterhouse VFW Post 1599 of Chambersburg.

There will be no public viewing; however, the family will receive friends Monday at 1 p.m. at Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home in Waynesboro.

The family requests the omission of flowers.

Memorial donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.




Martha T. Fleagle


BOONSBORO - Martha Trace Fleagle, 84, of Fahrney Keedy Nursing Home, died Saturday, Dec. 20, 2003, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Dec. 8, 1919, in Mechanicsburg, Pa., she was the daughter of the late John C. and Mary S. Trace.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Robert V. Fleagle.

She was a 1937 graduate of Hagerstown High School.

She was a homemaker.

She was a member of Grace United Methodist Church.

She was a member of Queen Esther Chapter 3 Order of the Eastern Star; and the Homemakers Club.

She is survived by one daughter, Carol S. Frazee of Smithsburg; one son, John R. Fleagle of Wales, United Kingdom; one sister, Jane T. Plummer of Bradenton, Fla.; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Services will be Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel in Hagerstown. The Rev. Louis Emerick will officiate. Burial will follow in Rest Haven Cemetery.

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

Memorial donations may be made to the Bowman Center at Fahrney Keedy Home and Village, 8507 Mapleville Road, Boonsboro, MD 21713.




Fred D. Nelson


MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Fred D. Nelson, 80, of Martinsburg, died Friday, Dec. 19, 2003, at Winchester, Va., Medical Center.

Born Oct. 7, 1923, in Whitmer, W.Va., he was the son of the late Albert and Florence Kimble Nelson.

He had served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

He was a member of Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Kimble Nelson; one daughter, Sharon Nelson of Baltimore; one son, Thomas Nelson of Martinsburg; two sisters, Betty Mays and Mary Ruth Kimble, both of Upper Tract, W.Va.; one brother, Albert Nelson of Hinesville, Ga.; three grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

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