January 16, 2004

Reva B. Parkinson

The Rev. Larry Rickard and Pastor Devin Ward will officiate at the service for Reva Bell Parkinson, 80, of Hagerstown, who died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2004.

The service will be at Paramount Baptist Church on Saturday at 1 p.m. Entombment will be at Rest Haven Cemetery at a later date.

Friends will be received at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel today from 7 to 9 p.m.

Ray E. Spigler

Ray Edward Spigler, 91, formerly of 509 Ridge Ave., Hagerstown, died Thursday, Jan. 15, 2004, at Beverly Health Care Center in Hagerstown.

Born Jan. 18, 1912, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Jessie Nichols and Ruby Viola Mays Spigler.

He retired from Pangborn Corporation after more than 50 years of service.

He was a member of the Retired UAW Local 842 of Hagerstown.

He is survived by two daughters, Doris J. Jenkins and Lois M. Potter, both of Hagerstown; one son, Wayne H. Spigler of Hagerstown; six grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.


He was preceded in death by three sisters, Marie E. Lutman, Vivian L. Spigler and Verna V. Spigler; and five brothers, Ray E. Spigler, Earl O. Spigler, James H. Spigler, Richard J. Spigler and Lloyd S. Spigler.

Services will be Monday at 2 p.m. at Gerald N. Minnich Funeral Home, North Potomac Street, Hagerstown. The Rev. John Buchanan Sr. will officiate. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Hagerstown.

Visitation will be Monday at 1 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to Meadow Dialysis Center, 19426 Leitersburg Pike, Hagerstown, MD 21742; or the American Kidney Foundation, 6110 Executive Blvd., Suite 1010, Rockville, MD 20852.

Cecil N. Clark

SMITHSBURG - Dr. Cecil Newton Clark, 71, of 11626 Wolfsville Road, Smithsburg, Md., passed away Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2004, at Washington County Hospital, Hagerstown, Md.

Born in Nassau, Bahamas, on Monday, Oct. 24, 1932, he was the son of the late Newton Cecil and Marjorie McDowell Clark.

He was the husband of Anne L. Clark. They were married for five years.

Dr. Clark received his Ph.D. in psychology and mathematics from Vanderbilt University and was also a graduate of the Washington School of Psychiatry Family Therapy Program; Albert Ellis Rational Therapy Associate Fellow and served his internship at the Florida State Evaluation Center in Tallahassee, Fla. Dr. Clark began his career as an assistant professor at West Virginia University and Florida State University, in 1972. He began working as a program research specialist for the Fairfax County Public Schools in Virginia. In 1976, he became the director of a group practice in Montgomery County, Md.

In 1989, Dr. Clark along with his late wife Faith Clark, Ph.D., authored and published a book entitled Hassle-Free Homework based on their experiences at the National Learning Lab which they established.

From 1993 to 1998, Dr. Clark was employed as the director of Psychology, Brook Lane Health Services. He also was a member of the Maryland State Police Crisis Response Team and the E.A.P.; American Psychological Association; Maryland Psychological Association; National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology; Republican Party; and also was a member of the Episcopal Church and attended St. John's Episcopal Church in Hagerstown.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by daughter, Jennifer Bell of Columbia, S.C.; son, Kenneth Cecil Clark of Jupiter, Fla.; and stepdaughter, Kathleen Davison of Mount Holly, N.J. He also is survived by three grandchildren and two stepgrandchildren.

Memorial services will be held Saturday, Jan. 17, 2004, at 2 p.m. at St. John's Episcopal Church, 101 S. Prospect St., Hagerstown, with the Rev. Scott Bellows officiating.

Private interment will be at the convenience of the family.

Lydia C. Jamison

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Lydia C. Jamison, 76, of 146 Bayberry Drive, died Thursday, Jan. 15, 2004, at her home.

Born Aug. 12, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Ira D. and Alice M. Keebaugh Mutersbaugh.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, John A. Etter Sr. and Charles L. Jamison.

She retired in 1985 from Fannett-Metal School District, as a teachers' aide.

She was a member of Otterbein United Methodist Church in Fayetteville, Pa.

She was a member of Martha Custis Chapter 342 Order of the Eastern Star of Chambersburg; and the Shippensburg Squares Square Dance Club.

She is survived by two daughters, Judy A. McCloskey of Bellefonte, Pa., and Denise M. McKinney of Airville, Pa.; one son, John A. Etter Jr. of Ruidoso Downs, N.M.; three stepdaughters, Barbara L. Wenger of York, Pa., and Beverly Peachey and Beth Jamison, both of Huntingdon, Pa.; one sister, Nancy Myers of Silver Spring, Md.; one brother, John Mutersbaugh of Halifax, Pa.; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and two stepgrandchildren.

Services will be Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home in Chambersburg. The Rev. Glen Peck will officiate. Burial will be in Amberson Union Cemetery.

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