Janet Timmons Succumbs
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 January 2011
Janet Timmons was born December 22, 1913 in Atlanta, Georgia to George and Mary H. Sessions, and passed to her final rest on December 20, 2010. Janet lived in Los Angeles since 1963 when she located here ... read more >>
Jerelyn Oliver Succumbs
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 December 2010
Jerelyn (Jeri) Patrice Oliver was born on January 2, 1972 to Jacquelyn Newsom Oliver and James Oliver in Houston, Texas.Jerelyn accepted Jesus as her personal savior and was baptized at an early age at ... read more >>
Ernest Carl Smith Passes
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2010
December 14,1929  November 18,2010Ernest Carl Smith (Ernie), father, brother, husband, grandfather, educator, organizer, political activist and role model- passed away on November 18,2010. Ernest Carl ... read more >>
Tribute to Willis Burks II
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 December 2010
25 October 1935 - 21 November 2010By: Rashid Bahati Willis Burks, II throughout his distinguished professional career was a widely beloved, highly accomplished actor of stage, TV and movies as well as ... read more >>
Remembering Mattie Markham
Written by Sentinel Staff Report 18 November 2010
The Legendary, Mother Markham           Markham was blessed with a long life, family and friends.             She was a woman who went by multiple aliases such as Mattie, Aunt Mattie, ... read more >>
Lucille Bonnett Bryant, educator, community leader, AKA, passes away
Written by Super User 15 November 2010
Lucille Bonnett Bryant (affectionately known as Aunt Cille) was born on January 31, 1910 in San Antonio, Texas to the proud parents of Andrew Bonnett and Lena Benson. Sadly, she was predeceased by her ... read more >>
Irvin Donnell Howard, 68, passed peacefully at home, surrounded by family.
Written by Super User 15 November 2010
Irvin Donnell Howard, 68, passed away on Thursday October 21, 2010 peacefully at home, surrounded by family.A native of West Palm Beach, Florida, Irvin proudly served his country as a US Marine. Irvin ... read more >>
“A Man of Service” John T. Stevens, Sr. February 2, 1924 – November 2, 2010
Written by Super User 15 November 2010
John Theodore Stevens, Sr., age 86, made his heavenly transition on Tuesday, November 2, 2010 in Pembroke Pines, Florida after a prolonged illness which he fought valiantly.  Born February 2, 1924 in ... read more >>
Actress, Janet MacLachlan passes at the age of 77
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 21 October 2010
A Young JanetJanet, as a history makerThe television and stage actress would pave an early road with her success as well as help the community.By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterJanet MacLachlan, ... read more >>
In Loving Memory of Arthur Carroll
Written by Super User 15 October 2010
Arthur Carroll, who departed this life on September 7, 2010, was born August 15, 1923 in St. Louis Missouri. He was the beloved son of Mazie Thompson Carroll and Lawerence E. Carroll. Arthur was the sixth ... read more >>
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 >>