Obituaries 

Marjorie B. Wilson

Marjorie “Margery” B. Wilson passed away on April 14, 2019. Born September 20, 1923 in Buffalo, NY, she was the daughter of Theodore A. Becker, Sr. and Anna Kramer Becker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two husbands, Caryle W. Lester and Robert L. Wilson, and her brother Theodore A. Becker, Jr and his wife Rosalie. She is survived by two children, her daughter, Judith A. DuBose (Warner), and her son, Steven B. Lester (Terpsie). Also surviving are her brother Paul J. Becker (Ceil), grandchildren…

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Obituaries 

Phillip Merlin Harrison

Phillip Merlin Harrison, 81, of Frederick, MD, passed away on March 5, 2019, at Waldrop Residences Assisted Living in Cartersville, GA, after a long illness. Phillip was born on November 29, 1937, in Gallipolis, OH to Lowell and Anna (Beddow) Harrison. He attended Gallia Academy High School, graduating in 1955, and began his 30-year career with AT&T. Phillip served in the U. S. Army 82nd Airborne Division, in Ft. Bragg, NC, from 1962-64. Following honorable discharge, he continued his employment at AT&T, retiring in 1991; he loved his job and…

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Community Glade Valley Government 

Frederick County Human Relations Commission Announces 2019 Award Winners

The Frederick County Human Relations Commission will present its 2019 Awards, along with the Student Excellence Awards to an outstanding student from each of the county’s public high schools, at an Awards Dinner on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at Dutch’s Daughter, 581 Himes Avenue in Frederick, Md. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the program starts at 6:30 p.m. Tickets and sponsorships are available at by calling Miles Ward at 301-600-1110. Kris Fair, Chair of the Frederick Center’s Board of Directors, will give the keynote address at the Awards Dinner.…

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