Rachael E. Buchanan, 88

August 01, 2007

SEPT. 15, 1918-JULY 31, 2007

Rachael Elizabeth Buchanan, 88, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Tuesday, July 31, 2007, at Homewood of Williamsport.

Born Sept. 15, 1918 in Augusta, Ga., she was the daughter of the late Eugene D. and Nellie Kate McCormick Miller.

She also was preceded in death by her husband, John Clair Buchanan.

Mrs. Buchanan was a homemaker.

She was a member of Hagerstown Church of the Brethren and Women's Fellowship, Mary Martha Circle.

She also was a member of Queen Esther Chapter 3, Order of the Eastern Star, Hagerstown and the Maugansville Homemakers Club.

She is survived by two daughters, Nancy E. Owens of Wilmington, Del., and Barbara A. Hall of Hagerstown; one sister, Charolette Smith of Hagerstown; four grandchildren, Christopher Hall, Douglas Hall, Bradley Owens and Brian Owens; and three great-grandchildren, Garrett Hall, Landon Hall and Brooklynne Hall.


Funeral services will be conducted at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, Hagerstown on Friday, Aug. 3, 2007, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Edward L. Poling officiating.

Interment will follow in Rest Haven Cemetery.

Friends will be received at the funeral home on Friday one hour prior to services.

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