www.gossiponthis.com     John Witherspoon’s family and friends gathered in Hollywood Tuesday (Nov. 5) to celebrate his life and to say goodbye one last time. Photos and video footage obtained by TMZ show the late comedian’s open-casket memorial service that was held in Los Angeles...
By Eagle Newswire     Lloyd H. Williams, Jr. was born on May 12, 1933 to Mildred P. Williams and Lloyd H. Williams, Sr. He was the first born of this marriage and Beryl Anita was born years later, at the historic...
www.essence.com BY PAULA ROGO   Beloved actor, John “Pops” Witherspoon, has died. The comedian, who made magic in films like the Friday franchise, and Boomerang, passed away on Tuesday night in Los Angeles at the age of 77, his manager Alex Goodman confirmed. The cause of death of the...
www.biglowfunerals.com   Mr. Corey Webb transitioned from Earth to his Heavenly home on October 23, 2019 with his loving family by his side. Services will be held on Friday, November 1, 2019 at the Eleventh Hour in the All Faiths Chapel 1414...
www.newsone.com By Bruce C.T. Wright     The funeral for Atatiana Jefferson was taking place Thursday in Dallas, not far from her home in Fort Worth where a police officer shot the 28-year-old in front of her young nephew earlier this month. The homegoing service...
www.abcnewsgo.com By LIBBY CATHEY Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings will lie in state in National Statuary Hall at the U.S. Capitol on Thursday, ahead of a funeral service. There will be a public viewing in the two-story chamber following a formal ceremony for members of Congress,...
By Eagle Newswire   Ruford Lee Henderson passed away on Oct. 13, 2019. Ruford Lee Henderson was born in Rock Hill, South Carolina to Martha Lee Henderson on February 14th, 1947, moved to New York where he graduated from Hempstead High School...
www.latimes.com By ASSOCIATED PRESS Maryland Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, a sharecropper’s son who rose to become a civil rights champion and the powerful chairman of one of the U.S. House committees leading an impeachment inquiry of President Trump, died Thursday of complications...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr.     Robert Charles Finch was born February 17th in Muskogee, Oklahoma. He was an outstanding student athlete in high school and, had several offers to attend college to play football. He met the love of his life...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     Born in Tulsa, Oklahoma on June 20, 1935 to Sidney and Leola Luckey.    Vinita Jolivet Luckey Thompson was the tenth of fourteen children.  She attended Dunbar Elementary School, Carver Junior High School, and Graduated from Booker...