Elizabeth “Frances” Mahmot, age 92, passed away on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at the JK
House of Grace Assisted Living Home in Silver Spring. She was born on June 7, 1927 in
Washington D.C. She was the daughter of the late Minnie and Robert Stark. Mrs. Mahmot was a
long-time member of the United Baptist Church of New Carrollton and a member of the Sigma
Beta Sorority. She loved to play cards, bowl, garden, crochet, travel, and cook Sunday dinner.
She retired as a cafeteria worker from Prince Georges County Public Schools. In retirement she
joined the Red Hat Society, the Leisure Club, served in her church, and took many day trips with
family and friends. Mrs. Mahmot was 5’2” but seemed much taller when talking about her
family and her faith.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Jeff Mahmot Sr
(whom she first met on a USO Dance Floor) and married in 1948. Mrs. Mahmot is survived by
her loving brother & best friend Gene Stark, two sons Jeffer Mahmot Jr, and Ronald Mahmot;
four grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and 3 great-great-grandchildren.
A service will be held in the presence of family (limited attendance due to COVID) at the Gasch’s Funderal Home,
4739 Baltimore Ave, Hyattsville, MD, Wednesday, May 20th. Interment Ft. Lincoln Cemetery,
3401 Bladensburg, RD, Brentwood, MD. The family asks for any donations in Mrs. Mahmot’s
name go to either United Baptist Church, 7701 Riverdale Rd., New Carrollton, MD. 2078 or
online to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America: https://alzfdn.org/support-us/donate/