Carl "Gil" "Pop" Gilbert Brashears, Sr., 87, of Hampstead, MD, passed away on Saturday, September 18, 2021, at Gilchrist Center Baltimore in Baltimore, MD. Born on July 3, 1934, in Baltimore, MD, he was the son of the late Carl Tyson and Margaret Ramey Klinedinst Brashears. He was the beloved husband of the late Carol Ann Brashears, who passed away in 2015. Gil was a proud veteran of the United States Army. He was an avid woodworker, clockmaker, gardener, and enjoyed nature and traveling. He had a great sense of humor, which he passed down to his children. He loved spending time with his family and friends, and will be dearly missed by all whose lives he touched. Surviving him are children: Kimberly Miraldi, Pamela Golden, Carl G. Brashears, Jr., and Jill Miller, grandchildren: Jay Miraldi, Mark Miraldi, Megan Landy, Karli James, Carl Bernard Brashears, Rex Brashears, Blake Miller, and Lily Miller, and great-granddaughters: Ava Miraldi and Gianna Miraldi. Funeral services and interment are private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Gilchrist Hospice, Attn: Development Department, 11311 McCormick Road, Suite 350, Hunt Valley, Maryland 21031. Arrangements are by ECKHARDT FUNERAL CHAPEL, P.A., Manchester, MD, and online condolences may be offered at www.eckhardtfuneralchapel.com
Published by Carroll County Times on Sep. 21, 2021.