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June 10, 1935 May 28, 2010
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Mary Rebecca Chase Mason, 74, of Port Republic, MD was called to be with the Lord on Friday, May 28, 2010 at the Solomons Nursing Center, Solomons, MD. She was born June 10, 1935 in Baltimore, Maryland to the late William Chase and Mary Graham Chase.
She was educated in the Baltimore City Public Schools and began working in the Calvert County Public Schools and the Calvert County Detention Center as a cafeteria worker. Later she became a stay-at-home mom.
Mary was united in holy matrimony to the late William Henry Mason on June 16, 1957 until his death in 1989. Mary leaves to cherish her life eight children, William, Douglas, Maurice, Ruth, Declair, John Odell, Lydia and Wanda.
In early adulthood, Mary attended Brooks United Methodist Church. In 2005, she rededicated her life to Christ and joined Greater Mt. Zion Church.
Beyond being a stay-at-home mom for her children, she was affectionately known as "The Babysitter" and "Mother" for many children that grew up in the Broomes Island area. Mary and her sister Eva' would work during the summer in Baltimore County to help off set the cost of new school clothes.
The doors of her home were always wide open to receive all who needed a kind word or helping hand. Mary's life can be characterized by her love for her family, friends and her community. She was a people magnet who enjoyed helping others. She loved cooking and feeding anyone who wanted a meal. Mary had a witty sense of humor, bubbly laughter, and unconditional love for all.
Mary leaves to cherish her memory: Eight children- William, Douglas (Marita), Maurice (Sharron), Ruth (Timothy) Waul, Declair (Calvin) Wheeler, John Odell, Lydia (Lemuel) Thomas and Wanda Mason; Three sisters - Eva Nutt, Martha (Bett) Johnson and Mary Johnson; One sister-in-law - Larell Shaw; One brother-in-law - Luther Johnson; Twelve Grandchildren- Kevin Brooks, Keith (Christina) Broome, Coreatha(Dwayne) Grant, Ebony (David) Parran, Timothy (Cheyanna) Waul, LaTia (Roshey) Jones, Lakisha Mason, Justin Bell, Calvin Wheeler II, Samone Wheeler, Briana Mason, and Jaira Mason; Fourteen Great Grand Children - Tyler, Sydney, Ashan, Tylik, Damien, Trinity, Destiny, Ayanna, Kamarie, Amiya, Kadence, Morgan, Keon and Harlem. Special Friends - Josephine Harris, Annie Chase, Leona Gray, Lucy Wallace, Monica Hall and Cynthia Stewart and a host of other relatives and friends.


Brooks UM Church 5550 Mackall Road St. Leonard, MD 20685 (map/driving directions)
Repast at theRescue Squad 755 Solomons Island Road South Prince Frederick, MD 20678 (map/driving directions)


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Greater Mt. Zion Church 3170 German Chapel Road Prince Frederick, MD 20678 on Saturday, June 5, 2010 (map/driving directions)


11:00 AM at Greater Mt. Zion Church 3170 German Chapel Road Prince Frederick, MD 20678 on Saturday, June 5, 2010 (map/driving directions)


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