Grace W. Heaps Forest Hill resident


Services for Grace W. Heaps, a resident of Forest Hill for

many years, will be held at 11 a.m. today at the Centre United Methodist Church there.

Mrs. Heaps, who was 86, died of kidney failure Monday at Stella Maris Hospice.

The former Grace Warner was born in Baltimore and reared in Forest Hill. She graduated from the Bel Air High School, attended Hood College and graduated in 1927 from the University of Maryland.

She taught home economics at the Bel Air High School as a young woman and later was an organist and Sunday school teacher at the Centre United Methodist Church, where she also was a member of what is now the United Methodist Women.

Her husband, Harry Z. Heaps, who died in 1975, was president of the Forest Hill State Bank, of which her father was a founder.

She is survived by a daughter, Barbara Lee Rudolph of Bel Air; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.


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