Ann Bull Justis


Mrs. Ann Bull Justis, 79, of Cambridge, Md., passed away peacefully Sunday, March 14, 2021, at Chesapeake Woods Center with her loving husband by her side.

Born July 31, 1941, in Cheriton, she was the daughter of the late Edward Parks Bull and Pansy Martin Bull.

She attended the local schools in Parksley and graduated from Parksley High School with the class of 1959.

On Aug. 19, 1960, after dating since young teens, Ann married the love of her life, Russell Moore Justis. Together they raised three beautiful children and enjoyed over 60 years of marriage.

Ann was employed for many years as an administrative assistant for several community medical practices before retiring from the office of Dr. William Bair.

She was a longtime member of Friendship United Methodist Church and loved her church family. In her spare time she enjoyed traveling, fishing, and crabbing on “The Pie Pan” alongside her husband, Russell. He considered her a great first mate. Ann was an avid reader and enjoyed going to the slots.  The most important thing in Ann’s life was her husband, her children, and grandchildren. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

Ann is survived by her husband, Russell; children, Melissa J. Willoughby (Jeff), of Hurlock, Md., James “Jamie” Edward Justis II (Angie), of Seaford, Del., and MaryBeth Chubb (Mike), of Eldersburg, Md.; grandchildren, Heather Insley, Mary Gamble, Amanda McCollister, Nathan, Rylee  and Ryan Justis, and Braeden and Jacob Chubb; stepgrandchildren, Jason Willoughby and Jenna Smith and their families; great-grandchildren, Harper and Jackson McCollister, and Revel and Amelia Gamble; a brother, Martin Parks Bull (Margaret), of Parksley; and several nieces and nephews.

A graveside funeral service will be held at East New Market Cemetery Thursday, March 25, 2021, beginning 11 a.m., with Pastor Tish Nance-Sproson officiating. Face covering and social distancing will be required.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Ann’s name can be sent to Friendship United Methodist Church, c/o Karol Redline, 7 Shady Drive, Cambridge, MD 21613.

Arrangements were entrusted to Newcomb and Collins Funeral Home, P.A., Cambridge.