Felicia Stidham passed away on April 24. Her career spanned from wholesale and retail apparel to owning her own boutique real estate brokerage in D.C. A memorial service was held May 2 at St. John’s Church on O Street. She is survived by her brother Steven Plerhoples of Philadelphia.
Awarded by the Greater Washington, D.C., Association of Realtors, Stidham received her local training with Begg/Long & Foster in Georgetown, where she was a top lister and top producer. Before that, she had sold co-ops and brownstones on the Upper East Side of New York. In 2002, with seven years experience in real estate sales, Stidham started her own firm, Felicia Stidham Real Estate, LLC.
At the time of her death, Stidham was working on two books: “Georgetown Reveries: a Social History of Georgetown” and “The Life of Mary Rogers.” She was an active volunteer in the community. She had served as a director on the boards of the Friends of Book Hill Park, the Georgetown Business Association and the Georgetown Ministry Center. She also served on the Trees for Georgetown committee and chaired the 2008 Greens Sales at St. John’s Church.