Charles Sumner Pickett, 10-31-1960

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Charles Sumner Pickett, 10-31-1960 - Laborer Shoots Self RandaEstown Barracks of the...
Laborer Shoots Self RandaEstown Barracks of the State Police reported an apparent apparent suicide Sunday morning in Sykesville. Charles Sumner Picket!, a 57- year-oki Sykesville laborer, was found shot in the head with a Spanish pistol at 7:20 a. m. on Sunday, in his home in Sykes; vilfe. He was pronounced dead of a self-inflicted wound by Carroll County Medical Examiner Dr. James T. Marsh. Police said the dead man still had the pistol in his hand when he was found by his son. Charles Sumner Pickett Jr. Since there was no suicide note or evidence of the reason for suicide, police listed the death as a probable suicide. TFC Ray W. Andrews investigated the case. Pickett had resided in his Sykesville home for the past nine years. He was a carpenter by trade and was the son of the late Edward Sumner Pickett and Olivia Pickett. He was born in Carroll County. M. Pickett, three daughters, Mrs. Evelyn M. Kauffman of Westminster. Mrs. Rose Hush of Sykesville and Mrs. Dorothy L. Hooper of Sykesvflk and another son. Geotjje Earnest Pickett of SykesvQle. j Also surviving are three sis- · ters, Annie Pickett of Baltimore. j Mrs. Inize Norwood of ML and Mrs. Lillian McFarten of Baltimore and three brothers, Edward Pickett of Sykesvflte. Taft Pickett of Randallstown Walter Pkfcgtt nf R.v»hrt3i^ and 1 five grandchildren. The body is at the Waltz funeral funeral home in Winfield where services win be held Thursday at 11 a. m. Interment will be in the Morgan Chapel cemetery at Woodbine. Friends may can at the funeral home at 2 p. on Tuesday. Claims Foley Signs Have Been Damaged ROCKVILLE, Md. AP--Montgomery AP--Montgomery County Democrats have complained to police that $2.000 worth of signs erected for Rep. John R. Foley. D-Md.. have leveled along county highways. Del Blair Lee III. county manager for the national Democratic

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  1. The News,
  2. 31 Oct 1960, Mon,
  3. Page 12

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