The officers and members of the Maryland Fire Chiefs Association regretfully announce the passing of Past President Chief Charles Nelson Black, IV on Friday, October 18, 2019.
The officers and members of the Maryland Fire Chiefs Association are very saddened to announce the passing of Fire Chief James J. Snyder. Chief Snyder served the Laytonsville District VFD, the MCFRS and the Maryland Fire Service with honor and distinction for over 50-years. Chief Snyder was a member of the Maryland Fire Chiefs Association, In addition, he served on numerous committees of the MSFA throughout his career, including several terms on the Executive Committee. Please keep Chief Snyder and his family in your thoughts and prayers.