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By SHANNON EPPS | July 6, 2007
WASHINGTON COUNTY - Family members say Anita Lynne Tebbs' bond with her father, Richard Tebbs Sr., was so strong that it was evident to anyone who knew them. "They were just inseparable," said Anita's sister, Felecia Skidmore. Audrey Tebbs said she was not surprised when her daughter and husband died within two days of each other this week. "I always said that if anything happened to her, I hoped that he'd go too, because he positively couldn't live without her," she said.
NEWS
June 27, 1997
MCCONNELLSBURG, Pa. - Charges against a Shade Gap, Pa., woman accused of the motor vehicle deaths of a father and daughter on June 7 were bound over to Fulton County Court Thursday following a preliminary hearing before District Justice Brenda Knepper. Brenda Lee Downin, 29, Box 3905, was charged with two counts each of involuntary manslaughter, homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence of alcohol and homicide by a vehicle, and one count each of driving under the influence of alcohol, reckless driving and driving on roadways laned for traffic, court records said.
OBITUARIES
September 13, 2011
Mary Elizabeth Stevens, 69, of Smithsburg, Md., died Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011, at her home in Smithsburg. Born Oct. 4, 1941, in Washington, D.C., she was the daughter of Mary C. Mantheiy Stevens of Hagerstown, Md., and the late Matthew B. Stevens. Mary loved her family and friends. She was employed by The Herald-Mail Co. in the sales department. She was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church. In addition to her mother, she is survived by one daughter, Katherine Ann Trapani and husband, Michael, of Westminster, Md.; one sister, JoeAnn Horne of Annapolis, Md.; one granddaughter; four grandsons; seven great-grandchildren; two nieces; and one nephew.
NEWS
June 9, 1997
By LISA GRAYBEAL Staff Writer, Chambersburg MCCONNELLSBURG, Pa. - A Fort Littleton, Pa., father and daughter were killed and a Shade Gap, Pa., woman was seriously injured in a head-on collision Saturday evening on U.S. 522, according to Pennsylvania State Police. Max T. "Dutch" Fraker, 91, Box 24, Fort Littleton, and his daughter Judith M. Fraker, 54, of the same address, were killed in the 7:26 p.m. accident when their 1986 Chevrolet Celebrity collided head-on with a 1989 Chevrolet truck driven by Brenda Lee Downin, 29, Box 3905, Shade Gap, police said.
NEWS
by MARLO BARNHART | March 20, 2005
marlob@herald-mail.com HAGERSTOWN - Not only Easter, but Mother's Day came early for Anna Showalter Saturday afternoon as she was presented with a gift of a wreath decked with purple flowers that she earlier had admired at Hagerstown Community College. "I wasn't going to spend the money, but here it is," she said. For three years, Showalter, of Broadway, Va., has accompanied her daughter, Paula Costello, and daughter-in-law, Dixie Showalter, to the HCC Alumni Association's Flower and Garden Show to admire the wares and buy a few things.
NEWS
By SHANNON EPPS | July 5, 2007
WASHINGTON COUNTY Family members say Anita Lynne Tebbs' bond with her father, Richard Tebbs Sr., was so strong that it was evident to anyone who knew them. "They were just inseparable," said Anita's sister, Felecia Skidmore. Audrey Tebbs said she was not surprised when her daughter and husband died within two days of each other this week. "I always said that if anything happened to her, I hoped that he'd go too, because he positively couldn't live without her," she said.
NEWS
by KAREN HANNA | March 9, 2007
'HAGERSTOWN - Jackie Caldwell used to worry about the years that separated her and her boyfriend, but Nick Sabath promised he would never leave. On Wednesday, he and his daughter never showed up. "I called my mom, and I said, 'Mom, something's wrong. Nick's not here, and he's never late, and she said, 'You need to call the hospital,'" said Caldwell, who sobbed as she talked by phone Thursday. Sabath and his 17-year-old daughter, Sylvia, of Hagers- town, died in a two-vehicle crash in the 21000 block of Leitersburg Pike.
NEWS
October 11, 2000
Soccer notes - Nicholses are playing the feud In virtually any other situation, Lainey and Chuck Nichols would both be sporting the red, white and blue of Thomas Johnson this fall, living out that dream of a father and daughter succeeding at life and on the pitch. Not when you live in Middletown, however. "My assistant coaches have been talking to her forever about becoming a Patriot, but we never had a chance," Chuck said. "She grew up here. ... It's been a goal of hers to wear the orange and black for a long time.
NEWS
By KAREN HANNA | November 30, 1999
Jackie Caldwell used to worry about the years that separated her and her boyfriend, but Nick Sabath promised he would never leave. On Wednesday, he and his daughter never showed up. "I called my mom, and I said, 'Mom, something's wrong. Nick's not here, and he's never late, and she said, 'You need to call the hospital,'" said Caldwell, who sobbed as she talked by phone Thursday. Sabath and his 17-year-old daughter, Sylvia, of Hagerstown, died in a two-vehicle crash in the 21000 block of Leitersburg Pike.
NEWS
By MARLO BARNHART | July 8, 2007
Editor's note: Each Sunday, The Herald-Mail publishes "A Life Remembered. " This continuing series takes a look back - through the eyes of family, friends, co-workers and others - at a member of the community who died recently. Today's "A Life Remembered" is about William D. Packard, who died July 1 at the age of 82. His obituary appeared in the July 3 editions of The Morning Herald and The Daily Mail. According to his only daughter, William D. Packard's life was a mixture of angst and reconciliation.
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September 13, 2011
Mary Elizabeth Stevens, 69, of Smithsburg, Md., died Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011, at her home in Smithsburg. Born Oct. 4, 1941, in Washington, D.C., she was the daughter of Mary C. Mantheiy Stevens of Hagerstown, Md., and the late Matthew B. Stevens. Mary loved her family and friends. She was employed by The Herald-Mail Co. in the sales department. She was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church. In addition to her mother, she is survived by one daughter, Katherine Ann Trapani and husband, Michael, of Westminster, Md.; one sister, JoeAnn Horne of Annapolis, Md.; one granddaughter; four grandsons; seven great-grandchildren; two nieces; and one nephew.
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NEWS
By DAN DEARTH | dan.dearth@herald-mail.com | January 27, 2011
What began as a routine trip from the Baltimore area to Hagerstown turned into a nightmare for a Washington County father and daughter who were stranded most of the night on Interstate 70 with hundreds of other motorists. Richard and Rachel Bibbee said they began their trip from Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport at about 4:30 p.m. Wednesday and spent more than 12 hours on I-70 before making it to their home off Leitersburg Pike at about 6 a.m. Thursday.
NEWS
By MARLO BARNHART | July 8, 2007
Editor's note: Each Sunday, The Herald-Mail publishes "A Life Remembered. " This continuing series takes a look back - through the eyes of family, friends, co-workers and others - at a member of the community who died recently. Today's "A Life Remembered" is about William D. Packard, who died July 1 at the age of 82. His obituary appeared in the July 3 editions of The Morning Herald and The Daily Mail. According to his only daughter, William D. Packard's life was a mixture of angst and reconciliation.
NEWS
By SHANNON EPPS | July 6, 2007
WASHINGTON COUNTY - Family members say Anita Lynne Tebbs' bond with her father, Richard Tebbs Sr., was so strong that it was evident to anyone who knew them. "They were just inseparable," said Anita's sister, Felecia Skidmore. Audrey Tebbs said she was not surprised when her daughter and husband died within two days of each other this week. "I always said that if anything happened to her, I hoped that he'd go too, because he positively couldn't live without her," she said.
NEWS
By SHANNON EPPS | July 5, 2007
WASHINGTON COUNTY Family members say Anita Lynne Tebbs' bond with her father, Richard Tebbs Sr., was so strong that it was evident to anyone who knew them. "They were just inseparable," said Anita's sister, Felecia Skidmore. Audrey Tebbs said she was not surprised when her daughter and husband died within two days of each other this week. "I always said that if anything happened to her, I hoped that he'd go too, because he positively couldn't live without her," she said.
NEWS
by KAREN HANNA | March 9, 2007
'HAGERSTOWN - Jackie Caldwell used to worry about the years that separated her and her boyfriend, but Nick Sabath promised he would never leave. On Wednesday, he and his daughter never showed up. "I called my mom, and I said, 'Mom, something's wrong. Nick's not here, and he's never late, and she said, 'You need to call the hospital,'" said Caldwell, who sobbed as she talked by phone Thursday. Sabath and his 17-year-old daughter, Sylvia, of Hagers- town, died in a two-vehicle crash in the 21000 block of Leitersburg Pike.
NEWS
by MARLO BARNHART | March 20, 2005
marlob@herald-mail.com HAGERSTOWN - Not only Easter, but Mother's Day came early for Anna Showalter Saturday afternoon as she was presented with a gift of a wreath decked with purple flowers that she earlier had admired at Hagerstown Community College. "I wasn't going to spend the money, but here it is," she said. For three years, Showalter, of Broadway, Va., has accompanied her daughter, Paula Costello, and daughter-in-law, Dixie Showalter, to the HCC Alumni Association's Flower and Garden Show to admire the wares and buy a few things.
NEWS
October 11, 2000
Soccer notes - Nicholses are playing the feud In virtually any other situation, Lainey and Chuck Nichols would both be sporting the red, white and blue of Thomas Johnson this fall, living out that dream of a father and daughter succeeding at life and on the pitch. Not when you live in Middletown, however. "My assistant coaches have been talking to her forever about becoming a Patriot, but we never had a chance," Chuck said. "She grew up here. ... It's been a goal of hers to wear the orange and black for a long time.
NEWS
By KAREN HANNA | November 30, 1999
Jackie Caldwell used to worry about the years that separated her and her boyfriend, but Nick Sabath promised he would never leave. On Wednesday, he and his daughter never showed up. "I called my mom, and I said, 'Mom, something's wrong. Nick's not here, and he's never late, and she said, 'You need to call the hospital,'" said Caldwell, who sobbed as she talked by phone Thursday. Sabath and his 17-year-old daughter, Sylvia, of Hagerstown, died in a two-vehicle crash in the 21000 block of Leitersburg Pike.
NEWS
June 27, 1997
MCCONNELLSBURG, Pa. - Charges against a Shade Gap, Pa., woman accused of the motor vehicle deaths of a father and daughter on June 7 were bound over to Fulton County Court Thursday following a preliminary hearing before District Justice Brenda Knepper. Brenda Lee Downin, 29, Box 3905, was charged with two counts each of involuntary manslaughter, homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence of alcohol and homicide by a vehicle, and one count each of driving under the influence of alcohol, reckless driving and driving on roadways laned for traffic, court records said.
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