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 Grace Lyons Hutchins

Grace Lyons Hutchins

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Death 3 Nov 2003 (aged 91)
Burial Owings, Calvert County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 62716731 · View Source
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Grace Lyons Hutchins, 91, of Prince Frederick and formerly of Owings, who served as Calvert County Register of Wills for 27 years, died Nov. 3 at Calvert County Nursing Center in Prince Frederick. Mrs. Hutchins was born March 31, 1912, and raised in Huntingtown, one of the five daughters of Daniel and Edna Lyons. She attended the former Huntingtown Elementary School and graduated from the old Huntingtown High School in 1929. She also attended a business school.In 1932 she married W. Harry Hutchins, also known as ``Hutch.'' They built their home on the Hutchins family farm in Owings. Mr. Hutchins farmed and also operated the Hutchins Funeral Home and an ambulance service for his father. Mrs. Hutchins was a homemaker while raising their children. Later, she worked as a census taker in Calvert County and as an attendant and licensed director in the family funeral home.She was elected Register of Wills for Calvert County in 1950 and served continuously in that office until retiring i
n 1977. Mrs. Hutchins enjoyed needlepoint, crafts, candle-wicking, cooking and baking, and playing the organ and piano. She was an active member of Mount Harmony United Methodist Church, where she was the church organist and choir director. She also was a Sunday school teacher and member of the United Methodist Women. She was a founding member of the Calvert County Historical Society and formerly a member of the Owings Homemakers Club. He husband died July 9, 1995. She was the sister of the late Mildred L. Bowen and Etta L. Buckler. Surviving are two daughters; one son; eight grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Edna and Ruth. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow at Rausch Funeral Home, 8325 Mount Harmony Lane, Owings. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Mount Harmony United Methodist Church with burial in the church cemetery.Memorial contributions may be made to the church building fund, 300 E. Mount Harmony
Road, Owings, MD 20736. Nov."6" obituaries, Capital, The (Annapolis, MD) - Wednesday, November 5, 2003.


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  • Created by: Fred Sanford
  • Added: 9 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62716731
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Grace Lyons Hutchins (31 Mar 1912–3 Nov 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62716731, citing Mount Harmony United Methodist Church Cemetery, Owings, Calvert County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Fred Sanford (contributor 46577478) .