On November 30, 2004, JANE NOBLE SKUTCH, of Baltimore, devoted wife of Raphael Skutch. She is the loving mother of Janison Noble Skutch, Melissa Skutch Park and Susan Skutch Frizzell. She is the cherished grandmother of five grandchildren. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to call Loring Byers Funeral Directors, Inc., 8728 Liberty Road (2 miles west of beltway exit 18-B) on Friday, December 3, 2004, from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Funeral Services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, December 4 at 11 A.M. Inurnment will be private. Rememberances should be sent to the Union Memorial Hospital or Baltimore County Humane Society.2004, RUTH W. SMITH; beloved wife of the late Thaddeus L. "Smitty" Smith; dear sister of Gwendolyn Mickle, Gloria Farrar, Nancy Finch, Frances Dorsey, Joyce Weaver and Tamara Johnson; brother-in-law, Warren Finch; also dear step-sisters, Charlotte Harper, Juanita Gates and Marian Barcliff and a host nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Memorial Services will be held at the family owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST, INC. 4300 Wabash Avenue on Saturday, December 4, 2004 at 2 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her name to the Grace Outreach Center, 2604 Banister Road, Baltimore, Maryland 21215. See www.marchfh.com.