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CELEBRATION OF LIFE: CLARENCE WOODS ZURITA May 21, 1931 – May 11, 2020
June 4, 2020
Clarence Zurita was born on May 21, 1931 to Mary Zurita in San Pedro, California. Clarence never knew his mother and would become orphaned at a very young age. He was blessed to be placed with the Woods Family in Watts, California, where he was embraced and reared in a loving home. It was at the family business--Woods Family Auto Parts--where Clarence developed a love for cars and the skill to fix almost anything…although many times in a unique way of his own! He attended David Starr Jordan High School and held many state records, some for decades, in Cross Country Track events. A few years after graduating high school, Clarence was drafted into the United States Army, where he served one tour of duty, fought in the Korean War and received an Honorary Discharge. ... read more / view gallery »
Mr. Small: December 21, 1943- April 14, 2020
May 7, 2020
Small was born in Greenville, MS to James and Hattie Belle Small. Small was the eldest of nine children born to this union.  ... read more »
Rams Launch ‘Cleats for Character’ Program at David Starr Jordan high school
March 1, 2020
Rams Alum Brandon Manumaluena, community affairs manager Jonathan Franklin and cheerleaders give their wisdom to the students of Jordan High School. Video by Amanda Scurlock ... read more / watch video »
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The L.A. Rams Visit Jordan High School to Kick Off Cleats for Character Program
February 20, 2020
The Los Angeles Rams have recently begun their annual Cleats for Character program; this year, they will donate 1,400 pairs of cleats. The Rams visited David Starr Jordan High School and held an assembly to kick off their effort this year. ... read more »
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