Sep. 13, 1964 Parkton Baltimore County Maryland, USA
SOLDIER: Spurgeon W. Almony is listed as Pvt USA 33957462 from White Hall, Baltimore Co in World War II records., Spurgeon W Almony Birth Year: 1926 Race: White, citizen Nativity State or Country: Maryland State: U.S. At Large, Enlistment Date: 1 Nov 1944, Enlistment State: Maryland, Enlistment City: Baltimore, Branch: No branch assignment, Branch Code: No branch assignment, Grade: Private, Grade Code: Private, Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law, Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men), Source: Civil Life, , Education: Grammar school, Civil Occupation: Tracktor Driver* or Truck Driver, Heavy or Chauffeur or Truck Driver, Light An asterisk (*) appearing after a job title indicates that a trade test for the particular occupation will be found in the United States Employment Service Manual, Oral Trade Test, Marital Status: Single, without dependents, Height: 00, Weight: 003,
MARRIAGE: Spurgeon W. Almony age 21 single farmer of White Hall m. Elizabeth B. Bittner age 20 born PA single clerk of White Hall on April 12, 1947 by Rev. Edwin G. Reter of White Hall. m. at Monkton p. 26000 license Apr 12.
DIVORCE: Spurgeon Almony and Elizabeth Almony Dec. 1948. Elizabeth Almony, an infant by her stepmother and next friend, Anna Bittner vs. Spurgeon Almony. Dec. 6, 1948 Bill of complaint for divorce, Dec. 13 Spurgeon summoned Dec. 10. Dec. 20 Answer of defendant, with admission of service thereon. Equity Record 51 p. 72 Judicial Record 30 p. 502. (Not sure why Anna Bittner was called Stepmother)
MARRIAGE: Spurgeon W. Almony age 38 of Parkton born MD white divorced (June 14 1964) m. Geraldine Almony 33 of White Hall no relation, on July 29, 1964 by Rev. M. B. Heiland, Minister of E.U.B. Church. p. 2463 License July 20.
DEATH: Spurgeon Wilbur Almony died Sep 13, 1964 at Parkton, Baltimore Co. resided at York Road for 7 years. male white married born July 5, 1926 age 38y worked for County Highway born White Hall, MD, parents Carroll Almony and Clara Miller #212-22-8272, served World War II. infor. Geraldine Almony of Parkton, craicerebral injury, shotgun wound to head during altercation in deceased's home then went outside and shot himself. 8:30 suicide. buried Sep. 16 at Ayres Chapel Cem. White fun. dir. Jacob Hartenstein New Freedom, PA. #14621
OBIT: On Sep. 13, 1964 Spurgeon W. Almony of Parkton, MD RD #2. Beloved husband of Geraldine Almony and beloved father of Wilbert, Linda, Spurgeon Jr., Dorothy Ann, Roger Lee, Mary Louise and Robert Clinton Almony and beloved son of Mr. and Mrs. Carroll Almony. Funeral services willl be held on Wed. Sept. 16 at 2pm from Hartenstein Mortuary, New Freedom, PA. Interment in Ayres Chapel Cemetery, White hall, Md. Friends may call at the Mortuary Tuesday evening. No viewing.(Son Elmer Almony by first wife is not named in Obituary)