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Charles V. McFarland, Catonsville attorney, dies

Charles V. McFarland, a longtime Catonsville attorney and community activist, died Aug. 8 at Fairhaven retirement community in Sykesville of a heart attack on his 86th birthday. The son of the Rev. Stanley McFarland, a Methodist minister, and Edna McFarland, a schoolteacher, Charles Victor McFarland...

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  • Robert W. Gifford, Baltimore County math and science teacher, dies

    Robert W. Gifford, Baltimore County math and science teacher, dies

    Robert W. Gifford, a longtime Baltimore County public schools educator and administrator, died of heart failure Wednesday at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center in Towson. He was 96. "Bob had long and faithful service to the Baltimore County school system, and he was very loyal," said...

  • Bruce E. Packham, Timonium electrical engineer, dies

    Bruce E. Packham, Timonium electrical engineer, dies

    Bruce E. Packham, a retired electrical engineer who worked for the old Glenn L. Martin Co. and AAI Corp., died Aug. 15 of leukemia at Stella Maris Hospice in Timonium. He was 84. The son of Eldridge Thornton Packham, a civil engineer, and Alberta Kahler, a homemaker, Bruce Eldridge Packham was...

  • Prominent black journalist, publisher George Curry has died

    Prominent black journalist, publisher George Curry has died

    George E. Curry, a journalist, civil rights activist and publisher whose syndicated column ran in hundreds of black-owned newspapers around the United States, has died. He was 69. Mr. Curry, who lived in Laurel, died unexpectedly on Saturday at Washington Adventist Hospital in Takoma Park after...

  • Dr. Charles H. 'Harry' McCambridge Jr., Cockeysville dentist, dies

    Dr. Charles H. 'Harry' McCambridge Jr., Cockeysville dentist, dies

    Dr. Charles H. "Harry" McCambridge Jr., a retired Cockeysville dentist and marathoner, died Wednesday from complications of a stroke at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center in Towson. He was 76. The son of Charles H. McCambridge Sr., a Bethlehem Steel Corp. employee, and Margaret...

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