We Remember Those We Have Lost – September 21, 2018

James Dayton Yost

SALISBURY — James “Jim” Dayton Yost, 60, of Salisbury, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018 at his home in Salisbury.

Born in Baltimore, he was the son of John D. Yost and his wife, Petite of Albany, Ga.

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James Dayton Yost

He enjoyed a very accomplished career in law enforcement of over 22 years where he served Worcester County as an officer, detective, SWAT and pioneered the Forensics division. Jim had a great love for music, cars, travel and cannolis. He believed greatly in his law enforcement brotherhood and bled blue all the way.

“Jim” is survived by his loving wife, Alice Nuse Yost; two sons, Anthony Michael Yost and his wife, Kate of Brooklyn, N.Y. and Jason Thomas Yost and his wife, Shelly of Davidsonville, Md.; two granddaughters; two stepsons, Shane Bounds and his wife, Christina of Fallon, Nev. and Jason Bounds of Salisbury; and a stepdaughter, Allison Lank of Salisbury.

A Celebration of Jim’s life will be held on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018 at 12:00pm at the Holloway Funeral Home in Salisbury with a visitation beginning at 10 a.m. Officiating will be Rev. Dr. Ramon McDonald.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, 901 E Street, NW, Suite 100, Washington, DC 20004-2025.

Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, PA, 501 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, Md. 21804. Please visit www.hollowayfh.com to express condolences to the family.


Mary ‘Pearl’ Jordan

OCEAN CITY — Mary “Pearl” Jordan, 93, of Ocean City, passed away on Friday, Sept. 7, 2018 at her home.

Born in Shacklefords, Va., she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Grace Wilson.

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Mary Jordan

Pearl was a member of the Taylorville United Methodist Church, American Legion Post 166, American Legion Person of the year 2009-2010, and ran the bingo at the Berlin Nursing Home for the American Legion for over 20 years. Pearl also loved to garden and crocheting.

Pearl is survived by her son, Richard C. Jordan of Ocean City; her sister, Shirley Haynes of West Point, Va.; many nieces and nephews; and a very special adopted grandson, Chandler Shrieder, who fondly referred to her as “mom-mom.”

Along with her parents, Pearl is preceded in death by her loving husband of 69 years, Willard “Maurice” Jordan. Also preceding her in death were siblings Horace Wilson, Margaret Cullinan, Inez Kulhman, Emma Davis and Robert Wilson.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to the Taylorville United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, 11252 Adkins Road, P.O. Box 456, Berlin, Md. 21811.

Arrangements are in the care of Eastern Shore Cremation and Funeral Service, P.A., 504 Franklin Ave, Berlin, Md. 21811. Please visit www.easternshorecremation.com to express condolences to the family.