|Birth: ||Apr. 25, 1900|
|Death: ||Sep. 16, 1994|
Hospice housekeeper Elmore Hutchins, retired head housekeeper at the Stella Maris Hospice in Timonium and a historian of My Lady's Manor in northern Baltimore County, died Sept. 16 at Keswick after a stroke.
Mrs. Hutchins, who was 94, had been head housekeeper at the Stella Maris Hospice for about 10 years. She retired in 1965.
She was co-author of "St. James of My Lady's Manor, 1750-1950" for the celebration of the bicentennial of St. James Episcopal Church in Monkton. In 1978, she published "Nicholas Hutchins of My Lady's Manor" on the 18th century ancestor of her second husband, Grover Hutchins, and his relatives. Mr. Hutchins died in 1958.
She was born Elmore Lawrence in New Orleans and educated at the Sacred Heart of Jesus Convent School there and at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. She lived in New York City before moving to Inverness, a horse farm in Monkton owned by her mother and stepfather in the 1920's. She was the farm's accountant.
In addition to her work on the history of St. James Church, she played the organ and sang with the church's choir and was a member of the Manor Book Club.
Services were to be private.
Survivors include three sons, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Published in The Sun, Baltimore, MD - Sunday, September 25, 1994. Page 4B
Grover Hutchins (1886 - 1958)*
Grover MacGregor Hutchins (1932 - 2010)*
Saint James of My Ladys Manor Cemetery
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