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3 strikes and I'm still here!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 14 October 2010
    Gladys Wesson-Strickland is a cancer survivor who continues to beat the odds. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff Writer"I know now how precious life is and that it is too short," said Gladys Wesson-Strickland. ... read more >>
Eloise Laws is a cancer survivor 4 years strong!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 14 October 2010
Laws overcame the disease with personal fortitude, family and God. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterEloise Laws is an entertainer, singer and actress born from a family of musicians. Originally ... read more >>
Dr. Ron Walters: 'Scholarly Grant'
Written by Hazel Trice Edney (NNPA Editor-in-Chief) 17 September 2010
Caption: Dr. Ronald Walters, the scholarDr. Ron Walters: 'Scholarly Giant',  NNPA Columnist Just 'Never Stopped' by Hazel Trice EdneyBy Hazel Trice EdneyNNPA Editor-in-ChiefWASHINGTON (NNPA) - He was ... read more >>
Jane Frances Morre Shropshire ‘Mama Shrop’ Succumbs
Written by SEntinel News Service 04 September 2010
 Mama ShropJane Frances Moore Shropshire passed away August 22, 2010 at her home after 85 eventful and adventurous years of life.Jane was born in Muskogee, Oklahoma on February 22, 1925 to Leroy G. and ... read more >>
Remembering Trudy Anise Parks
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 September 2010
 Trudy Anise ParksTrudy Anise Parks, born August 2, 1964, in Los Angeles, California to Bernard C. Parks and Carolyn Fuqua. She graduated from Saint Mary's Academy High School and Summa Cum Laude from ... read more >>
Funeral Announcement - Ms. Delores C. Smith
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 August 2010
 Ms. Delores C. SmithThe family regretfully announces the death of Ms. Delores C. Smith; the sad and untimely event occurred on Saturday, August 21, 2010; at Kindred Hospital in West Covina, CA. Ms. Smith ... read more >>
Louise James Ashley
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 August 2010
 Louise James AshleyMrs. Louise James Ashley, mother of Sun-Reporter Publishing Company Publisher Amelia Ashley-Ward, died August 13, 2010 in South San Francisco, after a lengthy illness. She was 70.Mrs. ... read more >>
Henry Bernard Dotson, Jr. Succumbs
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 August 2010
 Henry Bernard Dotson, Jr.Sunrise - June 7, 1932 Sunset - August 3, 2010The Early YearsHenry Bernard Dotson, Jr. was born in Vicksburg, Mississippi on June 7, 1932, to Verlena and Henry Bernard Dotson, ... read more >>
Bernice Lewis Scott
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 August 2010
Berenice Lewis Scott — Born in New Orleans, LA, December 17, 1916, died July 25, 2010, in Los Angeles, CA. She attended Xavier University and majored in English and French and joined Delta Sigma Theta ... read more >>
Celebrating the life of Douglas Mac Arthur “Boo Boo” Ealy
Written by Biko N. Poindexter-Hodge 14 August 2010
 Douglas Mac Arthur “Boo Boo” EalyBy Biko N. Poindexter-HodgeSentinel InternNo one exactly knows the exact hour or day of when his or her time has come to an end, or when God calls either his son ... read more >>
In Memory of Andora Mitchell
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 August 2010
 Andora MitchellAndora Ferrell Mitchell, the first of 14 children born to Lloyd Ferrell and Izora Coleman Ferrell was born on November 23, 1924 in Coolidge, Texas (Sandy Community). She received her Bachelor ... read more >>
Reva Jones, Wife of Renowned Photojournalist Bill Jones Passes Away
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 July 2010
 Bill and Reva JonesReva Jones, Wife of Renowned Photojournalist Bill Jones Passes Away at Age 73Reva Jones, the wife of beloved photojournalist Bill Jones has died. Jones passed away peacefully on Monday ... read more >>
A Life Well Lived
Written by Fehintola Opanubi (Intern) 29 July 2010
 Harrison Leo WashingtonForever to be missed, his light still shines on the ones he meant the world to.By Fehintola OpanubiSentinel InternFather, grandfather, uncle and fiancé, Harrison Leo Washington ... read more >>
The Life Reflections of Dorothy Elizabeth Watson
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 July 2010
 Dorothy Elizabeth WatsonSunrise: June 4, 1910 - Sunset: July 25, 2010Dorothy Elizabeth Watson was born January 4, 1910, in Chicago, Illinois to Belle and James Lyle O'Neal. Dorothy was the third of eight ... read more >>
Funeral Service for Terry Jackson Scheduled
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 July 2010
 Terry JacksonService for Terry Jackson, nephew of veteran journalist and former Los Angeles Sentinel food editor, Libby Clark will be held Saturday, 24 July 2010, at 2:00 pm, at Simpson Family Mortuary, ... read more >>
James Fredric Rogers, Esq. Succumbs
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 July 2010
 James Fredric Rogers, Esq.December 24, 1928 - July 13, 2010James Fredric Rogers, Esq., 81, of Los Angeles, passed away on Tuesday July 13, 2010, after a battle with pancreatic cancer.He was born in Hope, ... read more >>
Sally Bell Succumbs
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 July 2010
 Sally BellAfter an extended period of coping with illness, Mrs. Sally Bell passed away in her home on Saturday, July 10 at 7:00 p.m.Mrs. Bell will be remembered for her dedication to the life of the ... read more >>
In Memory of James Levi McCarty, Jr.
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 July 2010
 James Levi McCarty, Jr.James Levi McCarty, Jr., a retired mortician and a U.S. Army veteran, died June 30, 2010 in Los Angeles. He was 72. He worked at Angelus Funeral Home in south Los Angeles, where ... read more >>
In Memoriam: Israel Hicks
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 July 2010
 Israel HicksIn Memoriam: Israel Hicks, Founding Artistic Director of Ebony Repertory Theatre (1943-2010) Israel Hicks, Founding Artistic Director of Ebony Repertory Theatre (ERT), died Saturday, July ... read more >>
Virginia Smith Alexander
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 July 2010
 Virginia Smith Alexander Virginia Smith Alexander was born on May 4, 1919, in Grantville, Georgia to Augustus Smith and Walter Trammell. "Ole Virginia from Georgia" as she always referred to herself, ... read more >>
Founding Moonglows member and Motown Legend Harvey Fuqua dies
Written by Joy Childs (Contributing Writer) 08 July 2010
 Harvey FuquaBy Joy Childs[At press time, it was reported that Harvey Fuqua, one of the key architects of the Motown Empire, had died in Detroit. We will have more information in next week's issue.]His ... read more >>
SINGER HARVEY FUQUA PASSES AT 80
Written by Sentinel News Service 07 July 2010
SINGER HARVEY FUQUA PASSES AT 80 FOUNDED THE MOONGLOWS, WAS AN EARLY MENTOR OF MARVIN GAYE (Detroit, MI) -- Soul singer, songwriter, record producer and record label executive Harvey Fuqua, who founded ... read more >>
Juliette Ball Succumbs
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 July 2010
 Juliette BallJuliette Ball was born March 4, 1923 in Birmingham Alabama. She resided there until 1929 when she, her brother Fred and parents Daisy and Leslie Ball moved to Los Angeles, CA.Juliette ... read more >>
Steven Torand O’Neal Passes
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 June 2010
 Steven Torand O'NealSteven Torand O'Neal affectionately known as "Stefon", was an Award Winning celebrity hair stylist in Beverly Hills, CA, and loved by many in the Los Angeles area.Born December ... read more >>
Ola Beatrice Carpenter Succumbs
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 June 2010
 Ola Beatrice CarpenterOla Beatrice Carpenter passed June 7, 2010. She would have been 91 years old in July. She was born Ola Beatrice Norris to the union of James Preston Norris and Sara Viola Norris ... read more >>

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