The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Sugar, spice, and everything nice. That’s what little girls are made of.  Kindness, grace, and humility. Elegance, poise, patience, wisdom. That’s what Antoinette is made of.    Born to the late Forest, Sr., and Essie Anderson Johnson, a baby girl...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     A memorial service for Tulsa native Saun Taurric Hytche, 71, an information technologies professional and a co-founder of Theatre North, was held Friday at Richardson Mortuary in Houston, Texas. The Rev. Gwen Pierre delivered the eulogy. Ms....
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Blanche Burrola Valdez was born on February 12, 1922, in Eldorado, Texas. In 1938, she married Wendell Teal in Wellington, Kansas. To this union, three children were born; Maria Rosa, Felipe Jose, and Viola (Tillie) Teal. Blanche...
www.blackamericaweb.com By TOM FOREMAN Jr.       With his health declining, Herman Boone was still mapping out football strategy as if he were about to walk the sidelines one more time. “His daughter said the other night he asked for a clipboard. He started drawing plays,”...
By Jerry Goodwin Eagle Contributing Writer   A community activist and noted leader for the City of Tulsa, and a vocal voice and staunch champion for north Tulsa with an unyielding faith in her God has passed. Joyce Ann Rogers passed away on...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Corey Dwayne Bledsoe was born on July 3rd, 1971 he went to be with the Lord on November 16th, 2018. Bledsoe is preceded in death by his parents Theodias (Buddy) Bledsoe and Rhonda Kay Malone. From the family...
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...