Nancy was a member of the first graduating class of North Hagerstown High School. After graduating, she and her husband moved to Winona Lake, Ind., where he attended Grace Seminary. In the 44 years they were married, they ministered in seven different Grace Brethren churches. Nancy was actively involved with Women of Grace (formerly Women's Missionary Council). She served as a member and officer at the local, district and national levels. She was a member of the task force for National WMC when it was updated to Women of Grace. In addition to teaching Sunday School, Bible School, Children's Church and ladies' Bible studies, Nancy enjoyed serving as a leader for SMM, a ministry to girls. After retiring from full-time ministry in 2002, the Eshlemans returned to their home church, Calvary Grace Brethren, where they started a ministry to senior adults.
Nancy is survived by three daughters, LouAnn Myers and husband, the Rev. Roger K. Myers, of Waynesboro, Pa., Carol Marie Barger and husband, Eric, of Hagerstown, and Christy Sue Spicer and husband, Jim, of Hagerstown; one son, Daniel Paul Eshleman and wife, Amy Dibert, of Johnstown, Pa.; one granddaughter, Hannah Marie Barger of Hagerstown; and two grandsons, Harrison Daniel Barger of Hagerstown, and Isaac Daniel Eshleman of Johnstown.
She was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Beth Louise Eshleman; and a grandson, Caleb Michael Myers.
Services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Calvary Grace Brethren Church, 115 Bryan Place, Hagerstown. The Rev. Douglas A. Courter and the Rev. Roger K. Myers will officiate. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown.
The family will receive friends Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown, and Saturday one hour prior to services at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, Western Maryland Hospital, Third Floor, 1500 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742; Kline Hospice House, 7000 Kimmel Road, Mount Airy, MD 21771; or Calvary Grace Brethren Church, 115 Bryan Place, Hagerstown, MD 21740.
Roscoe J. Clark Jr., 68
APRIL 6, 1938-MAY 6, 2006
HAVRE de GRACE, Md. - Roscoe J. "Dump" Clark Jr., 68, of Havre de Grace, died Saturday, May 6, 2006, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Perry Point, Md.
Born April 6, 1938, he was the son of the late Roscoe J. Clark Sr. and Sara Robinson Clark.
He was a 1956 graduate, the last class, of North Street School.
He served in the U.S. Navy.
He is survived by his wife, Phyliss Clark of Elkton, Md.; and one brother, Richard Clark of Anniston, Ala.
Arrangements are by Liz Scott Funeral Home, Elkton.
Marshall T. Mann Jr., 79
AUG. 7, 1926-MAY 9, 2006
LITTLE ORLEANS, Md. - Marshall Thomas "Tommy" Mann Jr., 79, of Little Orleans, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 9, 2006, at home.
Born Aug. 7, 1926, in Piney Grove, Md., he was the son of the late Marshall Mann Sr., in 1975, and Viera Mann, in 2005.
Mr. Mann was retired from Suburban Propane and was a former employee of the State Roads Department and PPG. He graduated from Flintstone (Md.) High School and served in the U.S. Air Force in Europe during World War II.
He served as an usher at Memorial Heights Baptist Church, where he attended.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Betty Bowman Mann; one daughter, Ellen Twigg and husband, Robert, of Cumberland, Md.; two sons, Marshall Tommy Mann III and wife, Debbie, of Hagerstown, and Wayne Droll and wife, Linda, of Cumberland; one sister, Beverly Schweyer and husband, Doug, of New Carrollton, Md.; six grandchildren, Jennifer Helle and husband, Richard, Michael Lafferty and wife, Sabrina, Kim Swope and husband, Ryan, Kristi Becker and husband, Bill, Andy Droll and wife, Bobbi Jo, and Lindsay Droll; and nine great-grandchildren, Elizabeth, Nathan, Samuel and Lydia Helle, Claudia and Jarod Lafferty, Garnet and Haley Droll, and Emma Swope.
A service will be Saturday, May 13, at 11 a.m. at Grove Funeral Home, Hancock, Md. Pastor Denny Michael will officiate. Burial will be in Piney Plains United Methodist Cemetery, Little Orleans.
The family will receive friends Friday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
The family requests memorials be sent to Hospice of WMHS, 900 Seton Drive, Cumberland, MD 21502, ATTN: Linda Green.