Funeral services took place for Glen Burnie resident Jane Barnett May on Feb. 11 at Singleton Funeral Home.

Mrs. May, 70, died Feb. 7 at home.

A 1937 graduate of Glen Burnie High School, she worked as a senior accounting clerk for Anne Arundel County government.

She was a member of Linthicum Heights United Methodist Church.

Other interests included gardening, travel and family.

Mrs. May is survived by her husband of 50 years, Howard E. May Sr.; a son, Howard E. May Jr. of Glen Burnie; a daughter, Joanne C. Bauer of Sykesville; a sister, Betty L. Hidey of Gaithersburg; and a grandchild.

Memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society, North Arundel Unit, P.O. Box 1347, Glen Burnie, Md. 21060.


Funeral services took place for Hanover resident Ethel Gertrude Jeffries Downing on Feb. 11 at Singleton Funeral Home.

Mrs. Downing, 77, died of complications caused by diabetes Feb. 8 at North Arundel Hospital.

A resident for 47 years, she was a homemaker and a member of Wesley Grove Methodist Church.

Other interests included singing.

Her husband of 47 years, Howard G. Downing died before her.

She is survived by three daughters, Sharon L. Vestrand of the Eastern Shore, Carole Ann Johnson of Delaware, and Mary Beth Barton of Hanover; two sisters, Natalie Landgraf of Linthicum and Dorthea Oliver of Pasadena; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.


Funeral services took place for Linthicum resident Robert W. Hatfield on Feb. 13 at Singleton Funeral Home.

Mr. Hatfield, 80, died Feb. 10 in Glen Burnie.

A resident for29 years, he retired from Christhilf doing railroad construction.

Other interests included gardening and crafts.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Elva A. Eder Hatfield; a daughter, Glory Waymanof Florida; a brother, Othie Hatfield of Ellicott City; and a grandson.


Funeral services will take place for Severn resident Lewis H. Huffman at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 18, at George Upchurch Funeral Home in Buffalo Mills, Pa.

Mr. Huffman, 64, died of a heart attack on Feb. 12 at his home.

He worked as a correctional officer at Patuxant Institute until his retirement and then worked part time as a guard a North Arundel Hospital.

Mr. Huffman served in the Navy during World War II and in the Army during the Korean conflict.

He was a member of the Temple Baptist Church and enjoyed puzzles, music, gardening, CB radios, and visiting the sick and elderly.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy L.Kuhn Huffman; a son, James Timothy Huffman, stationed with the U.S. Air Force in Germany; a daughter, Deborah R. Bryant of Severn; three brothers, Albert Huffman, Earl Huffman and Kenneth Huffman, all of Fairmont, W.Va.; his mother, Bessie Haun Huffman of Fairmont, W.Va.; and six grandchildren.

Local arrangements were made by Kirkley Funeral Home.

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