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Welcome to the memorial page for

Gloria M Saunders

September 6, 1942 ~ September 11, 2017 (age 75)

Gloria Maxine Saunders was born on September 6, 1942

to the late Edna Mae and John H. Clark. She departed

this life suddenly on September 11, 2017.

Gloria received her education in the Baltimore City Public

School System, attending Paul Laurence Dunbar Senior

High School. She worked for Social Security

Administration and after 36 years of dedicated service,

she retired.

She was a memeber of Southern Baptist Church. She later

left to join Memorial Baptist Church in July 2010.

Moochie was a memeber of F.E.W. Harper Temple #429

for over 40 years, a member of the Coldstream

Recreation Center Seniors, and Rita’s Church. She loved

traveling by bus on long road trips, going to various

casinos, and listening to her classic oldies but goodies

music was her greatest pasttime. At her 75th birthday

party, she had two special request. Baby Washington’s

‘That’s How Heartaches Are Made” and Junior Walker

and The Allstars ‘What does it take to win your love for me’. Angela had her last

dance with her.

Her specialty was doing the pigs feet for gatherings.

Moochie or Big Momma as she was affectionately called,

by her family and friends will truly be missed by all who

knew and loved her.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a longtime

companion Isaac Walton, two brothers, Arnold and

Charles, her aunt Teenie and cousin Mrs. Flora Mae Bailey.

Gloria leaves to cherish and mourn her life; her son, Leo;

a daughter, Angela; a son in-law, Gregory; three

granddaughters, Shakia, Danyel, and Jessica; five

grandsons, Lil Leo, Lamar, Luke, Scooter, and Frenchie;

five special loving great grandchildren, Dae’Keirah,

Xallah, Kaylin, Baby Scoot Scoot, and Dylan; six sisters,

Mary, Theresa, Cheryl, Phyllis, Elaine, and Diane; two

brothers, Leon and Tyrone; one uncle; two brothers in-law;

best friends, Connie, Lonnie, Marion, Toni, and Paulette;

special friends, Mr. & Mrs. Chris Dodd, and a host of

nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.


 Service Information

Visitation
Tuesday
September 19, 2017

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Calvin B. Scruggs Funeral Home
1412 E. Preston Street
Baltimore, MD 21213

Wake
Wednesday
September 20, 2017

10:00 AM
Memorial Baptist Church
1301 N. Caroline St.
Baltimore, MD 21213

Funeral Service
Wednesday
September 20, 2017

10:30 AM
Memorial Baptist Church
1301 N. Caroline St.
Baltimore, MD 21213

Interment following funeral service
Wednesday
September 20, 2017

Arbutus Memorial Park
1101 Sulphur Spring Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21227


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