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WILLIAM E. COBY

March 12, 1953 February 5, 2021
WILLIAM E. COBY
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William Ellsworth Coby was born on March 12, 1953 to the late. Ellsworth Coby and late Evelyn Gross, who was married to the late William Gross, they raised him along with his 6 siblings.

William was educated in the Calvert County Public School System.

William was affectionately called Lil William by family. He enjoyed attending Calvary United Church, where he was baptized in Jesus Name. He enjoyed reading his bible, and would greet family or strangers with 'Praise the Lord' and a big smile. He enjoyed watching old movies, and hanging out with his ace buddies: Charles Gross Jr., Richard Hawkins, and other buddies.

After school, he worked for Washburn Ship Yard, Calvert County Highway Administration and various other jobs.

William was joined in Holy Matrimony to Brenda Mackall. Their union was blessed with three children, daughter Antiqua Stewart, daughter Rachel Greene, and son William Jr., also two grandchildren, granddaughter Shirlaysia and grandson Jameyon.

William was preceded in death by his father, Ellsworth Coby; his mother, Evelyn Gross; his step father, William Gross; his brother-in-law, Milton Plater; and niece Shanik Plater.

William leaves to cherish fond memories with his wife Brenda Mackall, his daughters Antiqua and Rachel, his son William Coby Jr., his 2 grandchildren Shirlaysia and Jameyon. Siblings: Carol Jean Hall, Barbara Reed, Amos, Clifton, Bertha, Phillip, Evelyn and Mandel. In Laws: Charles, Charlate, Christine, James, Jackie and Shirley, and a host of relatives and friends.

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Visitation

Wednesday

17

Feb

10:00 AM 2/17/2021 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 2/17/2021 11:00:00 AM
Sewell Funeral Home

1451 Dares Beach Road
Prince Frederick, MD 20678

Due to the restrictions requiring social distancing, there will be a limit of 10 people in the viewing at one time. Face masks are required. Please limit your visit so that others may have an opportunity to pay their respects. After viewing, we ask that you exit the premises immediately. There will be no standing or gathering in any areas of the facility. Thank you for your cooperation during this difficult time.

Sewell Funeral Home
1451 Dares Beach Road Prince Frederick 20678 MD
United States

Service

Wednesday

17

Feb

11:00 AM 2/17/2021 11:00:00 AM
Sewell Funeral Home

1451 Dares Beach Road
Prince Frederick, MD 20678

The funeral service is private and attendance will be restricted due to distancing requirements.

Sewell Funeral Home
1451 Dares Beach Road Prince Frederick 20678 MD
United States
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