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Edward Wilson Jameson, 87, of Baltimore, formerly of Oakley and Avenue, died Nov. 18, 2012, at Northwest Hospital in Randallstown.
The fourth child out of six, he was born Oct. 12, 1925, in Oakley, the son of Jared and Fannie Jameson. He was baptized and made his confirmation at All Saints Episcopal Church in Oakley and was educated in the St. Mary’s County public schools.
He enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps on Dec. 23, 1943, and was honorably discharged on June 12, 1946. Upon his discharge from the military, he worked at various construction jobs and he ran a nightclub, Club Paradise. He eventually obtained employment with Cherry Hill Sand and Gravel, where he worked for 28 years. He retired Feb. 3, 1989.
Later in life, he married Anna Teresa Dyson. They had one daughter, Marsha Teresa Jameson, who was born Dec. 25, 1969.
He was preceded in death by his parents and four sisters, Frances Katherine McAllister, Mary Virginia Brown, Clara Viola Hughes and Harriet Lucinda Young.
He is survived by his wife and daughter and his brother, Jared A. Jameson Jr.; sister-in-law, Doris Cecelia Jameson; nephews (who were like his sons), Wayne Stewart Hughes (Jameson), Charles Henry Young Jr. and Ronald Clifton Young; and a host of other nieces and nephews.
The family received friends and a service was held Nov. 24 at All Saints Episcopal Church in Avenue. Interment followed at the church cemetery.
Arrangements were handled by Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home in Mechanicsville.