Pauline Stone, daughter of the late Abel and Cecie Spence was born July 5, 1921 in Somerset County. She was one of five children.
She departed this life on Monday, August 12, 2019 at Deer’s Head Hospital Center where she received loving and compassionate care for the past five years.
At an early age she joined St. Mary’s Baptist Church. She later joined and became a dedicated member of First Baptist Church, Salisbury, MD.
She worked at Deer’s Head Hospital of Salisbury, as a dietitian for several years and retired to start her entrepreneurial business as a beautician and hair stylist. She ended her working career as a dedicated caregiver.
She leaves to mourn a devoted niece, Bertha Cahn of Virginia; a loving nephew, Lawrence (Olivia) Handy of California; a special goddaughter, Bernita (Cornelius) Jamison of South Carolina. As the matriarch of our family, she will be especially missed by our children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and a host of loving friends.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 11 AM at the Stewart Funeral Home by Holloway and Downey PA, 821 West Rd., Salisbury, MD 21804. Visitation will be held from 10:30 AM to 11 AM.