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'J-/qp_py MotlierS Vay .;; SEE PAGE 2-A VOL. 67 NO. 76 FRIDAY, MAY 11, 2012 72 PAGES 75 Cleanup Planned For East Tampa & College Hill Areas SEE PAGE 2-A Families Need Help To Burv Parents 0113 Children SEE PAGE 3-A Upward Bound Program Receives $100,000 Grant SEE PAGE 4-A RADIANT JEWElS TREATED TO lUNCH The Radiant Jewels, a teen group sponsored by The Tampa Chapter of The Links, Incorporated, were treated to a luncheon to celebrate the completion of the STEM grant awarded the Tampa Chapter, with the teens' participation, by the Southern Area of The Links, Incorporated and Morehouse College School of Medicine. The luncheon was held April 26, 2012 at the Tampa Palms Golf and Country Club. These young ladies are students at Van Buren Middle School and will be in high school next school term. The_ young ladies were treated to a short program and lunch before returning to school. Margarette Spears is the Services To Youth facet chair ofThe Tampa Chapter ofThe Links, Incorporated and Ozepher Wilds is the.co-chair. T h e young l adies i n attend a nce were: seat e d Sarah, Amy, Roc h ell, Tracey, Meloah, and Kenya. Standing, Hope Greenlee, Reading Teacher, Jennie, A'Aliyah, Lacoya, Elizabeth, Asia, Lissian, Tammye, Destinee and Cynthia M Forward, Student In tervention Specialist. The Tampa Chapter meets monthly with the teens at Van Buren, as well as a similar group (Royal Jewels) at Sheehy El ementary. (Photograph by Toby Scott of Chow and Scott Keepsakes)


. eatures Motorcyclist Killed In Tranic Accident 'Drop Parties'Hostess Surrenders To Police ,.... ,.... :E BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor ii: A 26-year-old Tampa na-After reaching adulthood, the young man obtained employment at M & I Met als, _in Odessa and relocated to that area. I.L tive was killed Sunday c ii: I.L c z c( c en w w > w c w % en :::::i m ::::::t A. z ffi .... .... ::::::t m .... w z w en ii: 0 ...1 I.L evening. The westbound lanes where the accident occurred on the Memorial Causeway Bridge was closed for several hours. According to the Clearwater Police Department, the accident happened around 7:25 p.m. police said Jammes Everestt Williamms, III, was riding his 2006 Suzuki Motorcy cle. As he reached the crest of the bridge and began to descend, he lost control of the motorcycle. Williams, who died at the scene, was ejected from the motorcycle, police said. Williamms was the only son of Mr. and Mrs. Jammes E. (President Warren) Williamms, II. JAMES EVERES'IT WILLIAMS, III 19-11-1985 to s-6-2012 He attended the public schools of Hillsborough County. He attended Jefferson High School, but graduated from Tarpon Springs High School, his father said His father said the young man loved to play football and had tried out with the Tampa Bay Storms. He also enjoyed fishing, swimming, cars and motorcycles. "This is a hard pill to swallow. He was my only son," Williamms said. He further stated that his son was not wearing a helmet at the time of the accident. In addition to his parents, Williams is survived by a fi ancee, a 2-year-old son, 3 sisters, and other family members and friends. Funeral services for Williamms were incomplete at press time. Wilson's Funeral Home is in charge of handling arrangements. College Hill/East Tampa Communitv To Undergo Cleanup On Saturday, May 19th, the College Hill/East Tampa area will be the beneficiaries of a clean-up effort. The effort will be coordinated through the city of Tampa's Operation W.I.N. (Working In Neighborhoods) Program. The clean-up will target alleys within the selected boundary of north to 28th Avenue; south to 22nd Avenue; east to 28th Street, and west to 26th Street. Everyone will meet at 7:30 a. m. on the northeast corner of 22nd Avenue and 28th Street, and move east to west, clean ing all of the alleys up to 28th Avenue. If time permits, the boundaries will be expanded and continue in that general area. Plans are to have 20 to 24 community services workers and about 8 city staff to assist with the clean-up. Join usaswe Announce our New CEO and the ..................................... Grand Opening of Vocational Institute SATURDAY, MAYI9, 2012. I 0:00 UNTIL I :00' P.M. Tours of C:DC Of Tampa ProJects Laundroma*' Open Air Market, Youth Leadership It Cultural Ans Center. Single Family Housing. Apartments and Commercial Retail Developments food. Drinks, Face Painting and More ... CDC OF TAMPA, INC. (Chloe Coney Urban Enterprise Center) 1907 E. Hillsborough Ave. Tampa, FL 33610 For more information. call (813) 231-4362 BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor Last year, as cases of tax fraud reached epidemic pro portions in the Tampa Bay area, law enforcement formed a multi-agency task force. Through investigations and arrests, the task force continues to uncover infor mation about bogus tax frauds and the manner in which they are committed. On Tuesday, Ms. Ar swaya Ralph, 33, of Riverview, surrendered to police. She was charged with fil ing 65 false income tax claims and identity theft. Ms. Ralph entered into a plea agreement with the U. S Attorney's Office, Middle Dis trict of Florida. She will ap pear before Judge Pizzo on May 21st to enter the plea. Last year, officials learned that Ms. Ralph and others were using stolen identities to perpetuate the tax frauds. According to court documents "Ralph and others were fil ing fraudulent federal income tax returns with stolen iden tities. ... The investigation also revealed that Ralph attended and hosted "Drop Parties during which she and others filed numerous fraudulent in come tax returns at the same time." On June 2, 2011, during the execution of a search war-. Practicing Law ID: rant, law enforcement recov ered and confiscated numer ous items. Some of the items confiscated included a 2010 Buick Lacrosee, $31.40 7 in cash, 42 preloaded debit cards, a pair of Gucci sun glasses with the case, two laptop computers and approximately a dozen hand written ledgers. The ledgers contained the names, dates of birth, social security numbers and other personal identification. The ledgers also contained bank account and routing numbers, court documents showed. Police also seized designer clothing, shoes, luggage handbags, and a pink firearm Authorities said Ms. Ralph had not reported any legitimate income during 2011. After having heard her Miranda warnings, Ms. Ralph told law enforcement that she had been filing fraudulent tax returns since August or Sep tember 2010, and that she had purchased the vehicle with some of the funds. According to court docu ments, the 65 false claims alone resulted in an intended loss of $467,781 from the In ternal Revenue Service. Ms. Ralph is facing a maximum of five years and a fine of $250,000 for making a false claim, and a maximum of 15 years in prison on the charge of identity theft Criminal Defense Family Law Personal Injury Attorney ct Counselor At Law Cypress Point Office Part 10014 N. Dale Mabry. 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Fami es Nee He p Familv Needs Help .-nh Families 01 Parents 01131illed In ArranaaDiants Fer Crash Need Help With Funerals Alleged Sulclde lilfttim BYIRISB.HOLTON Home of Dade City in is g "U Sentinel City Editor charge of handling arrangeN When Ms. Cynthia Burr passed away a couple of years ago, she left behind 5 children, and the family was in a financial crisis. According to her daughter, Cynthia Harrell, after their mother became ill; the problems mounted and later became overwhelming. "She spoiled Rosevelt and Rashard, and wanted to make sure they would have a place to live. That's why they were living in the house on Grove Street." Ms. Harrell said no one in the family was prepared for what happened Tuesday morning. According to Tampa Police, Rashard, 20, shot himself in the chest in the living room of their Grove Street home. Ms. Harrell said Rosevelt performed CPR on his brother before emergency personnel arrived, but it was too late. "Rosevelt and Rashard were very close. They were more than brothers. They were best friends, and went nowhere withouf each other, including taking classes at Hillsborough Community College," said Ms. Harrell. "We all were still dealing with our mother's passing, and tlie entire family has been shaken since then. She left the house to all five of us when she passed, but Rosevelt and Rashard were the only ones living there. The house was in foreclosure, and we were all trying everything we knew to keep the house." Ms. Harrell said she last saw Rashard a couple of weeks ago, and his spirit was fine. "I've heard stories that he was depressed, but I never RASHARD BURR saw that. I just find it hard to believe he killed himself. That's just not something Rashard would have done. "We're a little upset the way police treated Rosevelt after this. It's a shame they couldn't see the pain he was in and didn't realize how much he loved Rashard." Ms. Harrell said the entire family has been having finan cial problems, and they were doing their best to hold things together, but it wasn't work ing. "It was a big struggle. Now, we have to bury our brother, and none of us are finimcially able to do that. "We are reaching out to ai.y one who can help us with arrangements for Rashard." Ms. Harrell said the family also is saddened that Mother's Day is approaching, and now they'll have two painful issues to deal with. "We will need the prayers of everyone -to help us get through this. "Anyone who can help us with arrangements for Rashard can reach me at (813) 391-7594" Rashard Burr was the father of a 3-year-old daugh ter. Supplemental Security Workers' Compensation Long-Tenn/Short-Tenn FMI.A/ ERISA Retaliation 220 E. Madison Street. Suite 1110 Tampa. FL 33602 (813) 223-1200 www.fordlawftnn.org Lanitra SanchezOn the morning of Wednesday, May 2nd, Michael Bennett was driving his wife, Mrs. Letara Thames Bennett, to her job in San Antonio, Florida. She had worked there for 14 years. Afterwards, he was going on a job interview. However, the couple never made it to their destination because of a traffic accident that claimed both their lives. Now, their families are attempting to raise money for their funerals. The couple married six years ago, and together became the parents of 13 chil dren. Mrs. Bennett, 32, was the mother of 4, Michael Bennett, 36, was the father of 9, two of which were in his custody. Mrs. Jermeka Lewis, sister of Mrs. Bennett said, "Michael was taking my sister to work and then he was supposed to have a job inter view at my husband's place of employment. When my husband told me, he never showed up, I knew something was wrong. About 20 minutes later, my mother called and said my sister had been air lifted to the hospital." According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the couple MICHAEL AND LETARA BENNETT Killed in traffic accident on May 2, 2012 was traveling on Interstate 4 when an aggressive driver cut them off shortly after 6 a.m. Michael Bennett was dri ving their 2004 Envoy in the outside lane and loss control of the vehicle as he took eva sive action to avoid an accident. Investigating officers said Bennett over-corrected and struck the left side of a 2007 Hino, driven by Carlos Santos, 44, of Kissimmee. After striking the vehicle, Bennett's vehicle flipped over, ejecting both Mr. and Mrs. Bennett. After spinning across the highway, it came to rest on its roof. Both Mr. and Mrs. Bennett died in the accident. Santos was not injured. Her funeral services are planned for Saturday, May 12, at 2 p.m. Middleton Funeral ments. Mrs. Lewis said the family is still struggling to raise the money for the funeral, but it is planned for Saturday. We have looked everywhere and have Iiot been able to find any life insurance policies. 'She didn't have any insurance. We are washing cars and doing what we can. But, our God is an awesome God and He is going to WQrk this out." Michael Bennett was a Tampa native and attended the public schools of Hillsborough County. He graduated from Jefferson High School. After he married, the couple moved to Lakeland to live. Mrs. Karen Smith, Bennett's cousin said, "We couldn't have a double funeral because there is no life insur ance. We are hoping to have his services on May 19th if we can raise the money. "We are struggling like you wouldn't believe trying to get the money for the funeral. People have been giving and we are thankful for the donations we have received, but it's hard in this economy and we understand." 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0 Local -USF Upward Bound Progra11 Receives $100,000 Grant BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor U S Rep. Kathy Castor has been a strong supporter of the University of South Florida's Upward Bound for several years. Since 2007, during the Bush Ad m i nistration p la ced the program in danger of ending, she has fought to save it. U.S. Rep. Castor was re cently instrumental in obtaining a federal grant of nearly $700,000 from the U.S. Depart ment of Education for the pro gram. Upward Bound at USF pro vides a n intensive college readi ne ss session for high school students every year. The skills students learn by participating in Upward Bound help them un derstand higher education op portunities and becom e ward Bound said the program was slated to end on May 31st be cause of funding issues. How ever, Dr. Pride-McRae and her staff applied for the federal grant in March, hoping to keep the program in existence. I was notified by Senator Bill Nelson that we have received the funding. It is a 5-year grant that will provide nearly $700,000 per year, nearly $3 million," she said Dr. Pride-McRae said the program currently has 130 stu dents who will graduate. Next year, they will reduce the num ber of schools they serve to five. top-notch students. ..... Without Upward Bound too man y of our students would LL fall through the cracks. This ini C tiative is a lifesaver for students, Z helping them prepare for college c( and ultimately, their careers, "We are going to serve Tampa Bay Technical High School, King, Middleton, Jeffer son and Leto, all Title I schools We hope to pick up students from Bla ke Hillsborough and Chamberlain with the Math and Science Programs." Dr. Pride-McRae said the program will begin student re cruitment' in the fall and will screen both the students and their parents about their career choices. Rep. Castor said. Thousands of students in the Tampa Bay area have benefited from the Upward Bound. C Dr. Sharman Pride ffi McRae Director of Project Upt-fj: w > w c w en ::::i m D.. z i= w -I -I m -I w z i= z w en c( c a: 0 -I LL IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION IN RE: ESTATE OF ELIZABETH HIRST MARSHALL WILKINSON Deceased FILE NO.: DIVISION: PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS The Administration of the Estate of Elizabeth Hirst Marshall whose of death was August 15,2010, is pendrng rn the Crrc1.11t Court for Hillsborough County, Florida, Probate Division, the address o f which is Post OffiCe Box 1110, Tampa, Florida 33601. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative's attorney are set forth below. All creditors of decedent and other persons having claims o r demands against decedent's estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must tile their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE ARST PUBUCATION Of THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against the decedent's estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE ARST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. All CLAIMS NOT SO ALED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOlWITHST ANDING THE TIME PERIOD SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM ALED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECENDENT'S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is: May 11, 2012. Attorney For Pertonal Repreeentatlve Elizabeth B. Glasgow Flot1da S.I0470783 Fanner, Price, Homlby & Weatherford, LLP. Poet Office Drawer 2228, Dothan, Alabama 36302 Phone: (334) 793-2424 Fax (334) 79H624 Pertonel ReprtMntatlve Katherine Elizabeth Wlldnton Jaylon Acoeta, Rellllent Agent 1801 North HlghiMd Avenue Commissioner 11 Agriculture Visits Garden 11 Retiring Teacher BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor When it comes to being com fortable in the world you create, Mrs. Carol Stewart is an ex pert in the field. During her 30year tenure as a Hillsborough County Classroom teacher, Mrs. Stewart has only worked at Mango Elementary School. After being at the school for five years, she asked her then principal George Shaw if she could start a garden and he ap proved. Mrs. Stewart said all of the other principals that fol lowed liked the concept as well. Shown from left to right are: Connie Milito, Chief Governmental Relations Officer, Hillsborough County Schools; Mrs. Jessica Hessler, Assistant Principal, Ms. Felicia Davis, Principal, Mrs. Carol Stewart, Teacher, Mango Elementary; Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam; Doretha Edgecomb, School Board Member; Senator Artbenia L. Joyner. The subject of the garden came up during a conversation with her friend, Senator Artbenia Joyner. Senator Joyner thought the idea was so novel that she invited Adam Putnam, Florida Commis sioner of Agriculture to visit and that visit took place on May 3rd. She has been doing this for years and she works with the school nutrition program, sup plying them with fresh vegeta bles. She grows all types of vegetables such as corn, collard greens zucchini, onions, toma toes, at the school," Senator Joyner said. Ms. Felicia Davis, Principal said "Carol Stewart has been growing a garden before it was cool, she's been doing this for 25 years Of the Commissioner s visit, Ms. Davis said, He read the children a book about farming and then went to the garden, where he recognized Mrs. Stewart for her service to the children It was really a great honor and send off for her." During the 25 years that she has maintained the garden, Mrs. Stewart said her hus band, Attorney Frank Stewart and his friend, John Daniels, till the earth each year Now that she is retiring, she hopes her first grade team will keep it going. However she does plan to make visits. A Tampa native, Mrs. Stewart graduated from Leto High School in 1971. She contin ued her education at the Univer sity of South Florida, where she earned her B. 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FLORIDA ENTINEL BULLETIN (USPS 202-140) 2207 Tampa FIOI1da33606 (813) 248-1921 Publllltlt Every Tueeclay and Friday By FLORIDA SI!NTINI!L BULU!TIN PUBLISHING Co., Member of Nllllonal Newtlpaper Publilltlers Aaeoctation (NNPA) and Amalgamated PubliiiMrs, lnq New York POSTMASTER: Send AdclrMB Change To : Florld8 Sentinel Bullean, P.O. Box 3383 Tempa. FL 334101 Periodical Postage Paid At Tampa, FL C. Blythe Anctr.wa 11101-1877 (1846) C. BlytheAndNwa, Jr. 11130-2010 (11177) S. KAY ANDREWS, PUBLISHER C. BLYTHE ANDRI!W8111, PRESIDENT ALLISON WELLS-CLEIIERT, CFO GWEN HAYES, EDITOR IRIS HOLTON, CITY EDITOR HAROLD ADAMS, CIRCULATION MANAGER BETTY DAWKINS, ADVERTISING DIRECTOR TOYNETTA COBB, PRODUCTION MANAGER LAVORA EDWARDS, CLASSIFIED MANAGER Subecrlptions-$44 .00-8 Months Both Editions:' $87. GO-Per Year Both Editions. donot--"Y _.,. __ ofThe _____ ... Wild Things, Pollee And Public Schools Our world is awash with studies. For example, are cent review done by the Department of Education re veals that across America, Black public school students are more prone to be punished extremely (suspended or expelled) than are their white counterparts. According to the Department of Education, public school systems with more than so,ooo students show a percentage breakdown where Black students (at al most 24% enrollment) account for 35% of arrests while white students (accounting for 31% of enrollment) represent approximately 21% of arrests. Implications are that many public school campuses have turned from institutions of education to institu tions of incarceration where police presence has be come as common as reading, writing, and arithmetic. We understand that times have changed. The Electronic-Internet-Age has brought about more wonders and horrors than even the late Maurice Sendak could imagine in his book Where the Wild Things Are. But children are still children. And our public school sys tem, which continues to be the envy of the world, is not, nor should be seen as a place "where wild things are." Yes, modern children are precocious, rambunctious, often disrespectful and impetuous. But does that meali they are also criminal? Does it mean that for even minor infractions, the law must be called and our children must be carted off the campus or off to jail? Black Folks, Phvsical Fitness And Mental Health Of all the issues we celebrate, May should be celebrated as National Health Month. Indeed, the month of May has already been picked to celebrate Osteo porosis Prevention, National Woman's Checkup Day as well as Physical Fitness and High Blood Pressure Education. Given the recent rash of murders, shootings, abuse and assaults, May should also be touted as National Anger Month, connecting it to the ever-present issue of mental health. No doubt, you heard accounts which included the story of a woman ramming a car in front of her be cause its driver was going too slow, or about the young woman who scalded her baby because he wouldn't stop crying. Perhaps, we should name May, National Madne,ss Month. Nevertheless, far too many Americans seem en dowed with little-or-no-patience, psychoses, or are under tremendous stress. Violence in our country has passed the epidemic scale. Most certainly, the time has come to focus ana tional eye on the enemies that are eating our nation from within. A month of mental health rededication is needed. The month of May is our choice. accomplished much. The g problems with the move3::: ment are that their purpose isn't clear and neither are ....... ....... Citizens' MovementBrings About Change their goals. What I have attempted to show is that we can bring N about change through com munity movements. Whenever a large enough number of citizens get tired of something going on in these United States, they can change it. Some of history's greatest changes have come about because citizens got tired and launched a citizen movement. To illustrate this point, let us start with the enslavement of Blacks in this country. A citizen movement, sparked by a group called the Abolitionists, ended the practice of slavery. This was accomplished because some citizens got tired and de cided to do something. Segregation in public places no longer exists be cause a group of citizens said that we are tired and we aren't going to take it any more. This citizen's movement was known as the Civil Rights Movement. The Vietnam War did not end because the United States won it. Citizens felt that the war was unneces sary and was a waste of American's money and lives. They began to protest against the war. Americans refuse to go to war and called for it to end. The rest is history. In 2010, a citizens group reformed the United States Congress. To many, there form was more damaging than good, although it still brought about changes. This citizen's movement was dubbed the Tea Party Move ment. The latest citizens move ment is the Occupy Move ment. While this movement has caused a lot of hype and excitement, so far, it hasn't Citizen movements work federally, in states and in local political districts. Governnlents have becon1e so partisan today until they can't accomplish much of anything. Citizens have be come no more than unim portant pawns in the games elected officials play. In today's world, citizen movements are very impor tant if the American people are going to have their needs and wishes addressed. Citi zen n1oven1ents are neces sary to enforce polarized politicians to work together for the good of those who elected them. We must believe that citi zen's movements have brought about positive changes in the past and they can do it today. In order to do so, it will take effort, leadership and a goal. Most of all, it will take a number of hard-working, dedicated citizens. TRAYVON MARTIN For Man to kill Man is a sin Only 17 years old Your life di

selfish pride. uit On lite I don't feel sorry for suicide victims because in their last moments on earth waddling in self-pity, part of their moti vation to continue with their actions invol ved thinking about the pain they would cause others in the aftermath ... I refuse to give them that satisfaction Being in prison has got to be one of the worse experiences a human being can endure It is loud, intrusive, violent, the food is terrible and if you're a heterosexual male (or female), it's the equivalent to being stranded on a deserted island. On most mornings, it's a struggle to just get out of bed. The idea of having to face another day of engaging in meaningless conversations with individuals who care as little about you as you do about them, is unbearable to say the least. People on the street often ask me how I maintain a posi tive outlook in spite of it all? My answer is always the same I really don't have a Q choice. z I can dwell on the negatives C:C I mentioned earlier and tum into a mental health case. Or, Q I can at least attempt to make f3 the best of a bad situation. :::l Besides, jumping head first toff the toptier or hanging ':t myself from a rail would probably hurt like hell. w Granted, I didn't always Q have this mindset. When I first came into the system, I en didn't have a clue as to how I :::i was going to make the adjust ment. But, when I inet men a.. with two and three life-sen tences living their lives the .... w ...J ...J ;:::) m best way they could, I realized that I had absolutely no room to complain. I became like the man in the metaphor I'd often heard. He felt sorry for himself for not having a pair of shoes. But, when he noticed a man sitting on a corner without feet, he understood how truly blessed he was. It is that same thinking that makes it hard for me to have any sympathy for people who commit suicide like Don Cornelius and Junior Seau. Men whose bare feet may have been sore from walking a rough stretch in their lives; but who were oth erwise fortunate enough that they could still stand. When I heard the news of each of their demise, as harsh as it may sound, I didn't feel sad at all. My initial reaction was that they took the easy way out. They weren't strong enough to deal with the bull crap like the rest of us. It really bothers me when I think about all of the people who are desperately trying to fight off death from cancer, starvation, war injuries and other ailments. I mean they are individuals who are trying to survive any way they can. And here are these guys killing themselves for no other reason than their own In life a person who quits his job can t even receive an unemployment check. So how much compassion are we sup posed to show him when he quits on life? I mean, when you break it down, there's not a better way of describing an individual who chooses that route. They not only quit on themselves, they quit on the people who loved and cared about them as well. What those who contem plate taking that dark altema' tive to living seem not to understand is that life is never easy. There is always going to be a little turbulence. And the decisions we make sometimes make things even harder. But, there is a certainty we can all count on when the going gets rough. Spring will always follow winter. And regardless of how bad things look, things will eventually get better. You just have to have the patience to ride out the storm in order to see the sun come out on the other side. Anyone wanting to contact Clarence Barr can reach him at: Clarence Barr, II, 43110-018; Bennettsville F.C.I.; P. 0. Box 52020; Bennett-sville, SC 29512. Reality On Ice is by the Florida Sentinel Bulletin Publishing Company. GIBBS &PARNELL, PA ATTORNEYS AT LAW NURSING HOME NEGLECT OR MEDICAL MALPRACTICE. ALL SERIOUS INJURIES. Will Pres. Obama's Marriage Move Alienate Black Votersil By ZERLINA MAXWELL The conventional wisdom is that Black voters are more socially conservative. The logic then follows that Black voters are more likely to be against (or at least uncom fortable with) gay marriage. With President Obama's vocal affirmation Wednesday that he supports gay couples' legal right to marriage, questions began about the possible electoral impact. Translation: Will Black voters, particularly regular churchgoers, abandon Pres. Obama based on his support for marriage equali ty? The answer is -both com plicated and very simple. First of all, while it is true that Black voters tend to be more conservative and less comfortable with gay marriage, it is also true that marrjage rights for gay cou ples is not an issue that will us them support or abandon the first Black president in November. This election is still about the economy. Second, polling does not support the theory that Pres. Obama supporting rights for gay couples lowers his support among churchgoing Blacks. There was actually polling done after the Obama administration announced that it would no longer defend the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) in court filing with brief after brief asserting that marriage rights for ga y couples should be given heightened scruti ny The verdict: There was no erosion of support among Black voters. Some disagreed with Pres. Obama on this issue and at the same time still supported and intended to vote for his re-election. With the DOMA briefs, the Obama administration was giving all of the signals, policy-wise, that they were on the side of equality. All of the signals except the president saying so. Wednesday, Pres. Obama became the first sitting president ever to endorse marriage equality. The announcement is a symbolic gesture with historic significance that will not likely be measured for years. Socially conservative Black voters may not be as comfortable with gay marriage, but they certainly know a thing or two about equality for all. Equality for all is certain ly a message that resonates. The prediction over elec toral impact becomes more complicated when you look at constituencies that Pres. Obama needs to turn out in battleground states. In reali ty though, any damage from this public "shift" on marriage equality may even out in terms of electoral outcomes because of increased enthusiasm among essential segments of Pres. Obama's base. THE WESTSIDE TAMPA BAY CULTURAL SOCIETY, INC. IS NOW ACCEPTING CONSTRUCTION BIDS FOR BLACKMON WESTSIDE RETAIL I. PHARMACY ALL BIDS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED BY EMAIL AT WHICH TIME DETAILED PLANS WILL BE FORWARDED TO YOU FOR YOUR REVIEW IN PDF FORMAT. CONTACT CARLTON.JOHNSON770YAHOO.COM. 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__ __ __________________________________________________ Annual StaiDP Out Hunger Planned ; Sentinel City Editor On Saturday May 12th the National Association of Letter Carriers ( NALC) will launch their annual campaign against hunger. The event is the coun try 's largest one-da y food drive. The food collected will replenish food pantries throughout the country. Th i s marks the 20th y ear the organization has collected food to feed the hungry. To participate in the campaign entitled "Stamp Out Hunger, "residents are asked to fill a bag with non perish able food items such as cereal soup, tuna, or peanut butter and place it next to the mail box. On Saturday the mail car rier will collect the donations and carry them to the desig nated NALC location. Last year, letter carriers collected 70 2 mill i on pounds of food on their mail routes. Patrick Donahoe, Post master General said The Fifth Third Bank Partners With Metropolitan Ministries Ea rlier this month on May 3rd Fifth Thi r d B a nk s r ecog nize d F ifth Third Day ac r o s s the c o un try. As part o f thei r h eri tage, the ban k's Florid a af fili a tes created an all i ance to a ddre ss the effects of critical is plaguing our state : hunger and hom e lessness In Tampa Bay, the occasion is being marked with "Fifth Third Feeding Families"a food drive aimed at collecting enough non-perishable food items to feed 5 ,300 families. For the th i rd year, the effort will benefit Metropolitan Min istries, a faith-based nonprofit organization that provides sup port to hungry children and families in the four-county Tampa Bay area. I am proud to work among a team of employees who are truly committed to making a difference in all of the commu nities we serve. By demonstrat ing one of Fifth Third Bank s core v alues teamwork and col laboration and working with great organizations like Metro politan Min i stries we are able to help families and children in need throughout Tampa Bay," Brian Lamb, President of Fifth Third Bank, Tampa Bay said According to the U.S. De partment of Hous i ng and Urban Development's 2011 r e-BRIAN LAMB President of Fifth Third Bank, Tampa Bay port, Tampa has the highest rate of homelessness in Amer ica at 57 per 10,000 residents. Hunger is on the rise as well Food collection bins are set up at all47 Fifth Third banking centers throughout Hillsbor ough Pinellas, Polk and Pasco counties. Bank employees and customers as well as local businesses and community res idents are encouraged to do nate non-perishable food items The items most needed are canned fruits and meats peanut butter, boxed cereal and beans. To donate stop by any local Fifth Third banking center or visit 53.com to find a location nearest you. OFFICE OF PATRICIA Criminal Defense Family Law & Personal Injury Cypress Point Oflke Park 10014 N. Dale Mabry Hwy, Suite 101 Tampa, Florida 33618 (813) 386-5730 Fonner Hillsborough8ounzy P r osecutor-DepuTy hief hiring of a lawyer is an that should not be""""'' """"v decide. ask us to send FREE written infonnarioo Postal Service is pleased to continue supporting the Na tional Association of Letter Carriers as we enter our 20th year together to help Stamp Out Hunger in America I am confident the 2012 campaign will be our best ever because the need continues to grow." live in families that do not The "Stamp Out have sufficient food. The letter carriers are invalved in the collection because the U.S. Postal Service Hunger" campaign is held the second Saturday of May each year. The NALC said it is held this time of year because about so million Americans including 17 million children, is the only delivery service that reaches every address in the nation WOU. e D YOU RATHER CUT BACK EVERY MONTH ON: A) THE AMOUNT YOU PAY ON YOUR CAR LOAN B) Tf:IINGS THAT ARE A W ESOME :.; Well we're just going to go ahead and guess that no one is going to feel a loss ftom the first opti on. So consider '' refinancing with Fifth Third Bank where you can get an auto l oan with an APR as low as 2.99% for 48 months Can we assume you don't want to pay more than that? ., r-0 c l> C/) m z ::j z m r-aJ c rr m -4 z "'D c m r-Cii :::r:: m c m < m -4 c: m C/) c l> z c ., :a c C) m ....... I l>


Local Bob Samuels To Receive Priscilla Mack SurvivorshiP Award Cancer survivor has passionfor educating about prostate cancer prevention and survival Robert (Bob) Samuels' tenacious approach to can cer prevention and survival education, specifically about prostate cancer, has reached thousands on a national level. His efforts will be rewarded at the PNC Bank Miles for Moffitt being held Saturday, May 12 at the USF Sun Dome. Samuels is the third recipie.nt for the Priscilla Mack Survivorship Award, an honor presented annually by Miles for Moffitt Board of Director. The recipient is selected from cancer sure vivor nominees who, among ff other characteristics, show 0 an outstanding commitment z to the fight against cancer and continually inspire <( those who have been diag nosed with cancer. w Created in 2010, the award is named for > Priscilla Mack, a cancer ffi survivor and sponsor chair(ij c w ::z::: C/) :::::i m BOB SAMUElS person for Miles for Moffitt, who is known for her accomplishments in moving cancer research forward for survival and prevention through fund-raising efforts and tireless dedication to find a cure. A former Moffitt Cancer Center board member, Samuels is the founding chairman of the National Prostate Cancer Coalition and of the Florida Prostate Cancer Network, Inc. He founded the original African American Men's Health Forum in 2000, which has educated over w,ooo men about prostate cancer and education. Today, the forum is known as the Men's Health Forum and is open to all men who are under insured or unin sured. Former Mayor Pam Iorio presented Samuels with the Outstanding Citizen's award. He has been honored by The Florida Legislature and, in March, 2012, was recognized by the City Council of New York for exemplary community ser vice. His recently published book "Don't Tell Me I tells the story of courage, caring and commitment to make a difference in life. Priscilla Mack was the first recipient of the Priscilla Mack Survivorship Award, in 2010, followed in 2011 by Linda Bradley of Titusville, a cancer survivor who advocates for cancer patients at the Space Coast Cancer Foundation. Miles for Moffitt is an annual event that helps raise money for cancer research programs at Moffitt. Visit www.MilesForMoffitt.com. tt ...... Free Health Care Clinic St. John Progressive Missionary Baptist Church's CDC Health and Wellness committee will host a free Health Care Clinic. The clinic will be held at the church, 2504 East Chipco Street, Saturday, May 12th from 9 a. m. until 1 p. m; in the Christian Life Center. Participating at the clinic will be representatives from the University of South Florida, Gulf Coast Alzheimer's Center, Florida Hospital, Tampa General Hospital, St. Joseph's Hospital, Hillsboro.ugh County Health Department, St. John Progressive MBC CDC, Center for Equal Health, Moffitt, and others. The Free Health Care Clinic will provide screenings for blood pressure, glucose, cho lesterol, informational nutrition eating workshop, Alzheimer's screenings, breast cancer referrals, vision and child dental screenings, ao.d much more. Contact Chairperson, Erica Gibbs, if you have any ques tions at (813) 247-2345. Dr. Charles Drew Blood Drive Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., Pi Iota Graduate Chapter Health Initiative Program will host the Dr. Charles Drew Blood Drive on Saturday, May 12, 2012, 9 a. m. 2 p. m. The drive will be held at Walgreens Pharmacy, 3917 N. Nebraska Ave. (at Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.). May 13, 2012 reakfast at 9 a.m. Worship at 11 a.m. Reverend O r enth i a M i tchell o f Allen AME Church, .... CATION: s "John MBC 341 7th Avenue FL ;


_________________________________ a FYI Annual Spring Fling, Mother's Heanh oavPianned The Belmont Heights Estates will host their Annual Spring Fling, Mothers Health and a free .lunch to go box. Day Friday, May 11th from n a.m. until 1 p.m. The event will take place at the Phase III All mothers in attendance will receive carnations and a raffle for a Mother's Gift Basket will be held. The gift basket is sponsored by Clubhouse, 2419 E. 31st Avenue. Designed as an informative and fun event, those in atten dance will have an opportunity to sign up for future workshops, win door prizes, giveaways, free health screenings, Anyone interested in obtaining more information can contact Rosmer Mena, at (813) 248-5003, Ms. McKinney, at (813) 4230258, or 1ina Lack; at (813) 248-58oo. Second Rehearsal The second rehearsal in preparation for the "Salute To Senior Citizens" will be held Saturday, May 12, 2012, 12 noon at Evening Star Tabernacle M. B. Church, 3716 E. Paris St. Citizens ages 55 and above are asked to par ticipate in the choir. For more information, please contact (813) 5280406, or email janieceogjen @yahoo.com.. Eastern Heights Announces Meennu The Eastern Heights Neighborhood Association and Crime Watch will be hold ing their general meeting at 4663 Osborne Avenue at 6:30p.m., on May 17th. Association and Crime Watch president, Samuel L. Mobley, Sr., said the spea!c er at the meeting will be Marlin Anderson, a Church of Scientology Volunteer Minister. The topic of discussion will be a non-religious, sOcial val ues program to help stop the violence in the community. Refreshments will be served and anyone who needs more information can call (813) 628-4243 --PrfJIItUe, FELLOWSHIP Saturday, June 2, 201212N-2P Double Tree Weet8hol8 Halll 4500 w. Cyprea StNet llllllgt: '"WGmM .,.,.., .... RSVP for your FREE WOP gift at ..... Tampa Housinaluthornv Finalist For .Chamuio_ns Ollousinaaward The profiles of the finalists for the Housing and Education Alliance Residential Triumph Awards (HEART) are as diverse as the organizations they represent, but their common thread is their passion to find solutions for housing issues and ing homelessness. ing 9uality housing for low to moderate income families in this community." Ryans said managing 2,986 public housing units and 8,513 housing choice vouchers is a difficult task, but they have been labeled as high peiformers by HUD for effective management of those programs consistently. .... .... N C) .... N It is this passion that has fueled the services of HEART, and will be celebrated as the nonprofit organization marks its 10th anniversary. The first annu al HEART Awards banquet will be held May 17th, 6 p. m., at the Intercontinental Hotel in Tampa. JEROME RYANS T.H.A.CEO as a finalist. "Our passion to find housing solutions for housing issues and improving the quality of life for our resi dents, has been an objective of ours for quite some time, and I am proud to say that "Additionally, T.H.A. pro vides a myriad of services for our clients, some of 6 which include family unifi::::u catio-n, shelter-plus care i5 vouchers, HOPWA, housing ,_ for veterans and project J based vouchers are just a few. z "To be nominated is one m thing, but to be nominated :;; in the leadership category, c: to us, is outstanding." I= One of the finalists for this year's award is the Tampa Housing Authority, under the Leadership category. T.H.A. CEO, Jerome Ryans,. said he's elated that they have been we have met them head-on. "T.H.A. is the premiere housing agency in the City of Tampa and for more than 75 years, we have been providReporter Leon B. !!J Crews can be reached at z (813) 248-0724, or e-a mailed at krews@fl.sen; tineLcom. !: tn :::r: m c The New Mount Zion M.B. Church Of Tampa, FL, Inc. "Uving Sacrifices" 2511 E. Columbus Drive, Tampa, FL 33605-2849 (813) 248-8101 (813J 247-3889-FLC (813) 247-6338-FAX wwwd-.wmtzlofi-tanpa.com I churchhappeningaOaol.com The New Mount Zion M. B. Churoh of Tampa, FL seeks a fulltime Pastor. He must be a creatiw thinker with strong leadership skills who will preach the unadulterated gospel of Jesus Christ; teach aoood Baptist doctrine: engage In pastoral care ministries; provide spiritual leadership, deYelopment. and training; and act as the chief administrator of staff. Minimal Qualflcatlona: 1. Born-again, baptized beiNMw In Jesua ChJ!st 2. Licensed and ordained as a Baptist preacher 3. Documented experience as a senior pastor, assistant pastor or an associate minister 4. College educated and/or degr8e from an accredited th.eological seminary or school of divinity 5. Superior comrnooiCatlon sklls e. Must be accesalbl$ and display a love for the churoh and Its peOple 7. Team-oriented Met experienced ln,leadlng ministry teams/programs 8. VIsionary, strategic planner 9. Oemonsbated abllty to nalllg8 the church"s reaouroes effecttyely/efflciently .10 Honest, committed man of Integrity lntweatect CMdldatw tlhould submit: 1. Resume and letter of Interest 2. Recordings of two recent sermons pi88Ched on different occasions (preferably DVD) 3. Copy of license and certification of ordination 4. Verification of college degrees. seminary, or theological training/course work 5. Five references (2-3 from pastor/dergy, plus personal and a church steward) ........... to: Pastoral Search Committee The New MCMrt Zion M. B. Q1UICh of Tampa. FL. Inc. 2511 E Columtx.. Drive Tampa, FL 33605-2849 -t c: m tn c !< ,. z c "TT ::::D B !< De8dllne to submit all mallrials Is June .28, 2012. The CGmmlftee will acknowledge of all ,...,.. and ...... tJif Interest lnfonntltlon will be 1rwaf8d -conffdentlal. 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N .... .... .... c a: LL c z < c en w ::;:) t-it w > w c w :z::: en :::i m ::;:) Q. z w ...J ...J ::;:) m ...J w z z w en a: 0 ...J LL Trinity CME Church N. Howard Ave Tampa. FL 33607 (813) 71st Church Anniversary/Homecoming Theme: Standing on the promises of God and Upon this rock i wiH build my churoh (Matthew 16 :8) ()..I' Illustrious BISHOP TERESA E. SNOTRON, Prelate 5th Episcopal District and the College of Bishops will be at Trinity CMEC Speaker: REV. DR. JOHN WALKER & Congregation Bethel CME Church Sarasota, Fl Join Us For This Historical Occasion LADY JOYCE JOHNSON, Chairperson I he Sunday SchoDI Raptis! frammg Un:on Congress Aux:::ary to the F :rst South Flonda D:st r :ct Association ;!t thr Mt Ol:ve M. B. Church. 4008 f Cayuga Street. lampa. 33610. The Association is comprised of over 96 Churches in Florida. Counties represented are Osceola, Polk, Hillsborough, Pinellas. Hernando, Seminole. Orange, Lee, and H ighlands. Congress starts Wednesday, May 16 Through Saturday, May 18. The Congress offers Christian Workshops, Doctrinal Hours. Open Forums. and Worship Services. Also current information such as HIV/AIDS info, Health Information and Social Justice concerns. During the Workshops, oral and video presentations will be done followed by questions and answers. Wednesday Night-Welcome Program Featuring a Mass Choir Choreography, Mighty Marchers, soloists. greetings by dignitaries, and poetry. Saturday, the Annual Oratorical Contest at 3:00 p.m. The Association is over 102 years old and began in Bartow. REVEREND REMER BAKER, JR. President of the Congress Moderator. South Florida District Association Our Sisters, Our Friends Invites CommuniiJ To Join Them For more than a decade, sisters Sheilah Young blood and Ola Abreu had been doing things in their community to help those who couldn't help them selves. "For years, we just held lit tle cookouts or other events, and people would come just from word-of-mouth," said Mrs. Youngblood. "My_ sister and I decided we wanted to do even more, so a few years ago, we started 'Our Sisters, Our friends,' a not-for-profit organization. Our goal was to put ourselves in a position to do more for the people." The sisters said they met that goal in the past, but tough economic times have caused them to cut back on OLA ABREl) (Left) And SHEILAH YOUNGBLOOD. some of their events. "We were doing it all out of-pocket, and that's alright at first, but it quickly be comes overwhelming," said Mrs. Abreu. 'We created our organiza tion so those who have can help those who don't have through their time, dona tions, and as a volunteer." The last Saturday in May, the sisters will be at the Yel low Bus on the corner of North 22"d Street and Genessee, and they want every to come by and greet them. "We' re starting a new year, and we would like to have more young people as volunteers," said Mrs. Youngblood. That doesn't mean the older people should stop vol unteering. We need everyone right now. Reporter Leon B. Crews can be reached at (813) 248-0724, or emailed at lcrews@tlsentinel.com. Accident Sends One Driver To The Hospital Around 11:30 a. m. Thursday, Es ther Themus and her son were traveling east on 21st Av-enue, ap proaching 21st Street. She said she had just dropped her husband off at Esther Themus holds her son while she talks to emergency personnel. work, and was This is the scene of an accident at 21 Street and 21st Avenue. on her way home According to Mrs. The mus, when she approached the stop sign at 21st Street and 21s t Avenue, she looked to the left to see if there was any traffic before crossing. "I saw this truck coming pretty fast, and thought I could get across before he got to me. I misjudged his speed, and we crashed. The impact spun Mrs. Themus' vehicle around, and sent the second vehicle, a small pickup truck, into a poll holding a sign in front of a dry cleaners. Emergency personnel ar rived on the scene, and had to use their tools to extract the driver from the truck. The impact had sent him from the driver's side into the passenger's seat. He was extracted, and hospi talized with what appeared to be a back and neck in jury. Mrs. Themus and her son were both examined by emergency personnel, and neither sustained an injury Free Grant Writing warkshop Planned The West Tampa Community Development Corporation and the National Institute for Strategic and Tactical Plan ning will host a free professional grant-writing workshop. The workshop will take place on Tuesday, May 15'\ from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., at the Children's Board of Hillsborough County, 1002 E. Palm Avenue. The workshop is designed for staff, administrators, board members of non-profit organizations, faith-based or ganizations, government agencies and other tax-exempt status organizations. Seating is limited and anyone planning to attend the workshop is asked send a confirmation email to wefind grants@aol.com to confirm a seat and obtain an invitation and workshop packet. No one will be admitted without an invitation. For more information contact Michael Randolph at (813) 857-7657


Local Happv Birlhdav LIL CHRIS, DADDY, CE'QUAN And LIL JEDARIC "Happy birthday, Ul Jedaric." We love you and wish you many more. From, family and friends. P. S. Daddy loves you like a fat kid loves cake!!! You Have Been A Victim Of tity Theft Regarding Your Taxes Tax Doctor Can Help You Quality Tax Prep E-Filing Service Don't Be A Victim Twice! Com ive Prices AWr rUMIGATORS 813.841.9668 TENT FUMIGATION SPECIAL $100.00 OFF REGULAR PRICE PHONE: 813.841.9668 OR 727.512.1140 OFFER EXPIRES: JUNE 30, 20 ll FYI Middleton Classes 011912 And1913 The Middleton Classes of 1972 and 1973 will have its monthly reunion meeting Saturday, May 12th, 2 p. m. at C. Blythe Andrews, Jr. Branch Library, 2607 E. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. All class members are encouraged to come out as preparations continue for the 40th-year celebration July 20-22, 2012. The deadline to have reunion fees paid is Saturday, May 12th. For more information, con tact (813) 377-6600 or (813) 273-3652. Middleton Class 011962 50-Year Reunion The I)leeting to finalize plans for the so-year reunion will be held Friday, May 18, 2012, 6 p m. at Jewel's Place, 2709 34th Street (33605). For more information, call Jewel Warren (813) 6854682 or Charles Thornton (813) 888-9754 Middleton High School Class 01 1952Meetina Planned Members of the Middleton High School, Class of 1952, are seeking members for their upcoming 6oth Class Reunion. The planning com mittee is currently attempting to contact all former classmates. Sylvester Mobley is the President and Mrs. Leila M. Mosley is the Corresponding Secretary. The Reunion Planning Committee is asking all grad uates of Middleton in 1952 to contact them at (813) 626-1371 or (813) 621-5026. In The Spotlight ALICIA .... .... N 0 .... N '11 6 ::u tn m z m r-m c: r r-z ., c: If that light is too bright, just cover your m eyes, But keep in mind if you do that, you'll m miss this week's Spotlight feature, Alicia. This ffi lovely lady says her hobbies are shopping, c swimming, dancing, and working out. In the future, she plans on expanding her successful business, Jazzy Jewels. Alicia says her -t favorite are Kimora and Beyonce, and her philosophy of life is, "the most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love and let it come in." The man in Alicia's life )lo must be loyal, driven, and have ambitions. Congratulations to Alicia as this week's ., Spotlight feature. New Marketing Movers & Exclusive Design (813) 458-8611 DAY---Bedroom sets As Low As $125000 lnduJes Pillow Top Mattress Dining Room Sets As Low As $135000 Sectionals As Low As $65000 Includes OHoman And Much More To Furnish Your Entire Home Reasonably Priced :2 C) m .... .... I )lo


.... Middleton Football Coach Wants :E To. Bring Back School Spirit c a: LL BY LEON B. CREWS Sentinel StaffWriter In 1971 when Howard W. Blake and G.S. Middleton ended decades of being Hillsborough County's top two African American high schools, Middleton head football coach, Alonzo Ashwood, was only 3 Coach Ashwood grew up in Ybor City before his family moved to West Tampa, and said he feels connected to the history of both schools. "I know about the history of those two programs, and I'd like to see them return to the days of glory they had before desegregation." When Co.ach Ashwood arrived at Middleton in 2011, he immediately set out to c recapture that spirit and a: glory by launching an effort LL called the Tiger Ch,1b. "It's starting to come along c( fine, and I've talked with Coach Billy Reed and c Fred Hearns, as well as f3 members of what would have :::l been the 1972 class, Ralph tKyles, Alfred Pyles and Ron Peterson just to name afew. w 'I've attended their meetC w COACH ALONZO ASHWOOD ings, as well as meetings with the 1959 graduating class, and all of them are excited about what we're trying to do." Coach Ashwood said the group gave him some ideas on how to make things better at Middleton when it comes to school spirit. "I know when we start winning, we know the support will come. What's more important to me is how my guys are improving in the classroom. "When I arrived here, there were 12 guys determined to :t (/J ::::i m ::::) ll. comedy ovo \ Winnie T. Durant Aa "Ms. Gertrude" z i= w ...J ...J ::::) m ...J w z i= z w (/J c( c a: 0 ...J LL Thla Ia A Female That Will Surely Make You Laugh. Winnie Portrays An 85Year-Old Wom.t That Haa An Anawer For Everything, And Knows Everyone s Bualneaa In Her Church Now On Saie Only $1 QOO Call (813) 763-4540 Or Email: poetryandeongaOyahoo.com To Order Your be ineligible to play because of their grades. That number is down to 6, and I'm working on getting it down to zero." Coach Ashwood said right now, 10 peopleare members of the club, and he expects that number to go up. "My goal is to create unit within the Tiger community, and bring back some of that old school spirit. I want the Blake/Middleton game to be the extravaganza it was before desegregation. I might not have been a part of that rivalry then, but I've been told about the games at Phillips Field, and how pas sionate the two schools were about those contests." Among the benefits a member of the Tiger Club gets is free admission to games, photo identification, refresh ments, a tee-shirt, and much more. Coach Ashwood said anyone seeking more infor mation about the Tiger Club, e-mail him at aMh wood32@yahoo.com or just go on Facebook to Middleton Tigers. Delon Sanders Gets Temporarv CustodJ II Children DEION SANDERS vs. PILAR SANDERS McKINNEY, Texas -A Texas judge ordered Deion. Sanders' estranged wife on Monday to stay at. least soo yards away from the former NFL star's suburban Dallas home in a ruling stemming from a scuffle between tlte pair last month. State District Judge Ray Wheless also gave the Hall of Farner temporary custody of the former couple's children pending a full custody hearing, and ordered that the children undergo psychological coun seling. Wheless ruled that the injuries to Pilar Sanders, which she alleged her husband inflicted during an April 23 scuffle at their $5.7 million home in Prospect, were a result of Deion Sanders defending himself from her assault. Wheless said that since Dei on. Sanders eXperi enced no pain, it was only sim ple assault, which is punish able by a fine. Bucs Take lonulook At For11er lSU Quanerback The Tampa Bay Buccaneers decided they needed to a long look at former Louisiana State University quarterback, Jordan Jefferson. He showed enough at minicamp to be offered a contract with the Bucs. Jefferson had been considered on the edge as an NFL talent. He ranked 315th out of the 315 players rated by NFL.com at the league's scouting combine in February. But the Bucs see some bril liance in Jefferson, a 6'5", 233 pound former team captain at LSU, and report he has an NFL-caliber arm. First-year head coach, Greg. Schiano said he feels there's a lot of upside with Jefferson, and they are going to work with him and just take it from there Before the national championship game, Jefferson threw for 684 yards and six touchdowns, but looked out of place against Alahama, completing 11 of 17 for 53 JORDAN JEFFERSON yards and an interception. He went undrafted and unsigned as a college free agent. It wasn't until the Bucs invited him to Tampa for a tryout at their rookie minicamp last weekend that Jefferson got a chance to prove he can play in the NFL. He made the most of the opportunity and warranted a contract and an extended look through the summer. Cris caner Confesses Placing Bounties On Opposing Plavers Former NFL receiver Cris Carter recently admitted to putting "bounties" on oppos ing players during his playing career. Carter says he did it for protection and also admits paying bounties for teammates of his while a player on the Minnesota Vikings in the late 90s. This supports the idea that bounties have been part of the game for decades prior to the actions of the New Orleans Saints "I'm guilty of it," Carter said. "It's the first time I've ever admitted it. But I put a bounty on guys before. I put bounties on guys. 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Sports usain Bolrs Ja11aican Fans His Choice In Women Usain Bolt kissing his longtime girlfriend Lubica Slovak Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt has become the subject of criticism in Jamaica after a photograph of him kissing his European girlfriend, Lubica Slovak was published in the Jamaican Observer. The coinciding article also featured a cartoon, which depicts the fastest man alive running into the arms of Slovak while a black woman with "local" written on her shirt, angrily looks on. The world's fastest man has been dating fashion designer Slovak for six months and the relationship is described as 'very serious'. A .friend of 28-year-old Miss Slovak declared: 'Love has no race -it's a heart to heart connection.' Flovd Mavweather Mav Be Retiring FWYD MAYWEATHER, JR. Floyd Mayweather may be retiring, and rumors about this possibility have become rampant among fans. His comments after the May 5 fight with Miguel Cotto seem to indicate that he may be ready to retire. However, Mayweather has avoided ansWering fan questions about this topic on his official Twitter account. Tiger Working On Posture, Alignment TIGER WOODS Tiger Woods is looking to get back on track this week in the 39th PLAYERS Championship at TPC s_awgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla He missed the cut last week by one stroke at the Wells Fargo Championship for only the eighth time in his PGA Tour career. "I tend to creep back into old patterns, and that's what kind of happened," Woods said Tuesday during a pre-tournament press conference. "Unfortunately, I had a lot of time over the weekend to work on my game, so I was able to do that. Woods headed out for a practice round Thursday afternoon after meeting with the media and said he has worked hard with swing coach Sean Foley on posture and align ment. 5852 .NORTH DALE MABRY 2 MILES NORTH OF RAYMOND JAMES STADIUM 1 Jonathan Vilma Appeals suspension NEW ORLEANS Saints linebacker, Jonathan Vilma has appealed his season-long suspension under the NFL s bounty investigation, which named him as a ringleader of the cash-for-hits system. In papers filed Monday, Vilma argues that Commissioner Roger Goodell should not hear the appeal and asks for a delay in the process until the matter of who should decide on it has been settled through NFL Players Assoc;iation grievances filed last week. Vilma's appeal states the JONATHAN VILMA NFL has not presented evi dence linking him to a system in which players were paid to injure opponents. It asks the league to provide documenta tion, including witness state ments. Barklev To Min Ro01nev: 1ou're Going Down, Bro' The highly comedic NBA legend Charles Barkley has a few things to say to Mitt Romney in regards to the November election. Reports while mingling in the crowd at Boston's TD gar den during a broadcast of the Boston Celtics and Atlanta Hawks game on TNT, Barkley said, Don't take it personally. You seem like a nice guy, but you're going down, bro." Former basketball star Charles Barkley weighed in on the presidential race during an NBA broad-cast on CHARLES Sunday night, BARKLEY "t1 saying that 5j Democrats rwould "beat" presumptive en Republican nominee Mitt Romney "like a drum in C November. m < m ::c < c m C/) c )> z c ., :!:! c 888-201-7031 Photos are for illustration purposes only. 01996 Inc.


ntertainment Oprah's OWN Network c a: u.. c z c( c U) w :::') 1-fi: w > w c w :::r::: U) :J m :::') a.. z w ...J ...J :::') m ...J w z z w U) a: 0 ...J u.. Loses Near $330 Million OPRAH WINFREY Oprah Winfrey's OWN network may have lost nearly $330 million in the media mogul's struggle to build the fledgling brand. "If I were writing a book about 1t, I might call the book 101 Mistakes." An analyst said that it was the most successful failure in television today." However, there may be some bright news on the horizon. The Wall Street Journal reported on Mon day that ratings for the net. work have ticked up recently. Part of that is due to "Oprah's Next Chapter, the new show that has seen Oprah nab major exclu sives, like her sit-down with Whitney Houston's fam ily. Moreover, the network will get millions of dollars in new revenues from cable operators. FIX IIIII The Cast II 'Mr. Ill IInce' VIVICAFOX Vivica Fox will return to a regularly scheduled televi sion show this year, playing a role on "Mr. Box Office." The Kill Bill actress' last recurring TV role was back in 2009 on HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm. Vivica Fox confirmed that the rumors are true. Rick Ross Gives Meek Mill A Range Rover Meek Mill had a pretty solid week The Philly rapper nearly crashed DatPiff with the release of. his long awaited Dreamchasers 2 mixtape, and to celebrate his 25th birthday Rick Ross gifted the young MO with a new Range Rover. Meek also took to Twitter to thank everyone for the birthday wishes. IIJIIC6: '1111111111111 ....... Dis Beyonce with a newborn Blue Ivy. Beyonce hit the red car pet of New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art's annual Costume Institute gala and talked style, motherhood arid wanting more children. She explained just how busy she's been, preparing a return to performing after giving birth four months ago I definitely want to have more [kids]," she said "I don't know how many. God knows, I don't know yet." Charllze Theron Debuts .Son, JaCkson her son, Jackson. Charlize Theron adopted a baby boy. The first photographs of the child came when the actress stepped out at LAX airport. Theron is the latest among a string of white Hol lywood actors and. actresses adopting Black children. Jackson is the firSt child for Theron, who said, "I've always been very honest in saying I wanted a family. I've always known I wanted a family. I don't think my mom could wait any more!" Women laDle Over Garv Coleman's Estate (Left) SHANNON PRICE And ANNA GRAY (Right) Are Battling Over GARY COLEMAN's Estate Gary Coleman's ex-wife is asking a judge to award her the child TV star's es tate. Shannon Price testified Monday in district court in Provo, Utah, that. even though the two divorced in 2008 they continued to live together and present themselves in public as married. The "Diffrent Strokes" actor died of a brain hemor rhage in 2010 Another woman says Coleman named her a beneficiary and executor of his estate in 2005. Anna Gray managed Coleman's af fairs for a number of years and was his ex-girlfriend. Gray, representing herself, asked Price why she took her name off the deed to the couple's Santaquin, Utah, house. Price says she had to do it for the divorce. JerDJaine Paul: 'The Voice Crowns 2nd Season ChaDJpion LOS ANGELES --Jermaine Paul was front and center on The Voice." The 33-year-old back ground singer from Harri man, New York, was declared the winner of the NBC television singing com petition Tuesday. Paul, who was coached by country singer and "Voice" mentor Blake Shelton, was awarded the show's grand prize of $100,000 and a record deal with Universal after crooning R. Kelly's "I Believe I Can Fly" for his JERMAINE PAUL final solo performance Mon day. MAl'S AFRICAN HAIR BRAIDING


ntertainment .,. :!! .. Whitnets Mom Releases New Gospel Songs Cissy Houston and her late daughter, Whimey. NEW YORK --Whitne y H ouston's mother has re leased a new album of gospel tunes, her first new music since her daughter's death and in more than a decade. Cissy Hous ton's "Walk On By Faith" was released by Harlem Records on iTunes and includes songs such as "Living Shall Not Be In Vain." Bobbv And Fiancee Announce Wedding BOBBY BROWN And Fiancee, ALICIA ETHERIDGE Bobby Brown and his fi ancee, Alicia Etheridge, have announced that they will be getting married in Hawaii. New Edition will also be performing in Honolulu during the same weekend. The wedding is scheduled to take place during the week-end of June 15th. The couple has been engaged for two years. Bobby Brown is managing to kill two giant birds with one stone ... a concert with his band and his long awaited wedding. Bobby Releases Single 'Don' t Let Me Die' While Bobby Brown has n't been in the headlines re cently for his music, it still hasn't stopped the former husband of Whitney Houston from making it to the studio. "Don't Let Me Die" is the second single off Bob b y 's new solo album "The Mas terpiece, scheduled to drop June sth. The Masterpiece is shap ing up to be the R&B bad boy's most introspective work to date. Fox Renames Movie In Wake 11 Travvon Martin Death LOS ANGELES -Movie studio 20th Century Fox o n Friday changed the title of upcoming summer comedy "Neighborhood Watch" starring B e n Stille r t o distance the film from the racially-charged shooting death of unarmed Black teenager Trayvo n Martin. Fox said the title was changed to "The Watch," and the studio also launched a new promotional trailer for the film about suburban dads hunting b eings from another world. This Year DIVAS Wil GET AWAY T O ... NEGRIL, JAMAICAIII You Don't w.nt To .lliu This Annual Event!!! It's Not Too late To Get On Board! Prices Are Low And Payment Plans Are Available. Please Q)ntac:t Any Of The Hosts For pric i ng, Or Questions You May Havel Th And We Look Forward To Seeing You In Aretha Franklin Going Into Gospel Hall 01 Fame :c Franklin's gospel roots NASHVILLE, Tenn. --The queen of soul is taking her p l ace in the Gospel Music Hall of Fame. Aretha F ranklin is one of six people who'll be in ducted into the Hall on Aug 14 in Hendersonville, Tenn. ARETHA FRANKLIN run deep, starting with her ...,. father who was a prominent Baptist minister Her 1972 album, "Amazing Grace," has sold over 2 million copies and is one of the best-selling gospel albums of all time. ., r-0 :!! rJ) m z :::! z m r-llJ c: r r m -1 z ., ::D c .... U'l I )>


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Aikens MISS. JODI TALEESHIA JOHNSON Homegoing services for Miss. Jodi Taleeshia Johnson of Tampa, who passed away on Thursday, May 3 2012, will be held Saturday, May 12, 2012, at 10 a. m. at Cathedral of Faith Church, 6304 N. 30th Street, with Bishop J. H. Howell, pas tor, officiating. Interment will be in Rest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery. Jodi loved and trusted in the Lord, she loved her family, loved modeling, cooking, and travel ing. She loved to help people and always had a warm, compas sionate heart. She was very adventurous and loved children. Along with having fun, she lived her life to the fullest. She attended the Interna tional Academy of Design and Technology and studied fashion and merchandising. She recently obtained her CNA license so that she could work with sick kids. Jodi was a member of Cathe dral of Faith Church, Inc. She was preceded in death by: grandparents, Otis Hightower, Nathaniel Johnson, Sr., and Barbara Thomas; aunt, Helen Starling; and cousin, Dondi King. She leaves to cherish fond and loving memories: parents, Tonia Hightower and Johnny Johnson (Rebecca) of Ruskin, FL; grandmother, Dorothy Hightower; brother, Johnny Johnson, Jr.; 3 sisters, Teniqua Bailey, Joy (Carlos) Coleman of Ft. Worth, Texas, and Brandy Johnson; aunts, Connie (David), Sandra (William), Sophia, La fonda, Linda, Ft. Worth, Texas, Sharon (George), Ft. Worth, Texas, Gail (Robert), Dorothy (Murdock), Lila, Gwendolyn, Ernestine, Tonya, Wanda and Natalie; great aunt, Mildred Bai ley; uncles, Michael (Verna), and Erik (Linda), Rudolph, Ali Muhammad, Ricky (Rosalyn), Nathaniel, Vernis and Horace; nieces, Kamia and Lyric; nephews, Carlos, Javon, Tyree and Austin; special cousins, Sol "Deon," Ashley, GeeGee, Ciara, Mario, Corey, Ryan, Mark, Rashaad, and the Baileys, Wilson, Davis, Thomp son and Ward families; special friend, Latoya Lewis and Willeshia Lewis; and a host of other cousins and special friends. The viewing will be held at Aikens Funeral Home on Friday, May 11, 2012, from 5-8 p. m. The family will receive friends from 5-6 p.m. Family. and friends are asked to meet at the church on Satur day for service. AIKENS FUNERAL HOME MRS. JACQUELYN BAGLEY GLISPIE, a.k.a., 'LADY J Homegoing services.for Mrs. Jacquelyn Bagley Glispie, a.k.a., "Lady J" of Tampa, who passed away on Monday, May 7, 2012, will be held on Saturday, May 12, 2012, at 2:30 p. m. at Aikens Fu neral Home Chapel, 2708 E. Dr. MLK, Jr. Blvd., Elder Louis Bagley, Sr., eulogist, and Dr. Clovis Dunbar, of Refreshing Spirit Ministry, officiating. In terment will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery. Jacquelyn was born January 8 1955 in Tampa. She attended Franklin Middle School and King High School, graduating in the class of 1972. She enjoyed making people laugh and was a funny outgoing person. Jacquelyn also enjoyed shop ping and decorating. She was the first African American woman to work in In dian Rocks Beach, FL, as a mail carrier for the United States Postal Service. She retired from the U.S. Postal Service in July of 2002, after 23 years of service from the Produce Station Post Office. She was preceded in death by: her mother, Mary Lou Ellis; grandfather, Aaron Ellis, Sr.; and grandmother, Lubertha Ellis. She leaves to cherish her fond memories with: her children, Latasha Smith Hook and James Glispie, Jr.; grandson, Marquis Hook, Jr.; father, Jack Bagley, Sr. (Badhr Abdullah); brothers, Jack Bagley, Jr., Louis C. Bagley, Sr., and William Bagley; sisters, Maurice Morelli (James), Gail Hodgson, Gennie C. Bagley and Wanda Bagley; aunt, Eleanor Floranory; uncles, Rev. Ronald Ellis (Annie Ruth), Matthew Ellis, Warren Ellis, Pastor James Ellis (Shirley) and Aaron Ellis, Jr., and John Bagley (Bob bie); aunt, Margaret Brady; a host of nieces, nephews and cousins; special cousins, Gina Bryant and Debbie Cobb; special friend, Flora C. Dawson; a host of other relatives; former spouses, Malcolm Smith, III and James Glispie, Sr.; and sorrow ing friends and former co-work ers. The viewing will be held at Aikens Funeral Home from 5-8 p. m. The family will receive friends from 7-8 p. m. The family and friends are asked to meet at the chapel for the service on Saturday. AIKENS FUNERAL HOME MRS. SHERLENE THOMPSON 'MADEAR' Homegoing services for Mrs. Sherlene Thompson, our de voted mother, "Ma Dear," of Tampa, who passed away on Monday, May 7, 2012, will be held on Saturday, May 12 2012, at 2 p.m. at New Bethel Progres sive Missionary vBaptist Church, 3011 E. North Bay St., Pastor Regina} T. Webb, with Pastor Charles Patrick of Christ Like Ministries, officiating. In terment will be in Rest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery. Sherlene was born December 21, 1934, in Tampa, to the late, Odessa and Thomas Hunter Smith, Sr. Sherlene attended the Schools of Hillsborough County. She was preceded in death by: sisters, Alma, Francis and Eliza beth; brothers, Richard and Eager; and son, Darnell. She leaves to cherish her memories with: children, Arthur G. Thompson, Sr. (Robin), Michael Thompson, Stephanie Thompson, Artrell Thompson, Bernard Thompson, Sabarina Thompson, Thomas V. Thompson, Felicia A. Laidley (Horace), Darlene Best (Leroy) and Johann Best, Sr.; grandchildren, Yanisha Thompson, Sammy Barton, Stephanie Craw ley, Tiesha Wallace, Iesha Slaughter, J'air McCarty, Mari ana Coleman, Sa'mya Sampson, Malik Sampson, Arthur G. Thompson, Jr., Arthur G. Thompson, III, Renee Thomp son (Jimmy), Tamika Thomp son, Rolonzo Bernard Thompson, Jekiea Best, Ja'leyiah Best, Collette Thomp son, Jolesha Best, Kayme Thompson, Tiffany Thompson, Jermaine Thompson, Karlene, Samalla, Julius, Dustan, Ashiy ona (Anthony) and Neclicia Grif fith; brothers, Thomas Smith, Sr. (Juanita), and Freddy Joe Smith; sisters, Carrie Verriett, Juanita Smith and Judy Dou glas; nieces, Faye (Kurt), Samantha Verriett, Crissy, Elane, Tracey, Carrie, Sherlene and Francis; cousins, Reginale and Janet; good friends, Ethel and Earl Bellemy, goddaughter, Angie; and devoted friend, John nie Best; and a host of great grand children; other relatives and friends. The viewing will be held at Aikens Funeral Home on Friday, May 11, 2012, from 5-8 p. m. The family will receive friends from 5:30-7:30 p. m. The family and friends are asked to meet at the church for the service on Saturday. : : AIKENS FUNERAL HOME CRISIS Ft'NlRAL PRJ Cmt\TION CES HARMON LFD.813 626-8600 JAMES HARMON LFD 5002 N. 40th Street Tampa, Florida 33610 Carnegie-Dallas L __ MS. LACY DEVONNIA COLEMAN, a.k.a., MISSY Ms. Lacy DeVonnia Coleman, a.k.a., Missy was born on Octo ber 1, 1975, to Ms. Velma J. De Loach of Clearwater, FL, and Mr. Larry G. Coleman, Sr. of Texas. Ms. Lacy Coleman attended Leila G. Davis Elem. School, Oak Grove Middle School, and grad uated from Cornerstone Chris tian College in 2005. Lacy was preceded in death by: her grandmothers, Lola Mae Torres and Mrs. Juanita Jenk ins; and her grandfathers, Mr. David Coleman and Mr. Ed mond Neeves. Lacy Coleman leaves to cher ish her memories: daughters, Laryesheah Coleman and Ter ryelle Cohens and Azariyah, all of Tampa; five sisters, Sonji Clark (Oliver), Natasha Howard (Edward), Gweniesha Coleman, Lorie Stovall and Rolanda Campbell; brothers, Kevin Mc Carthan of Clearwater, FL, Larry Coleman, Jr., Chiefland, FL, Eric Green-Coleman, Marcus Ash wood, David Washington and Adrian Washington, all of Tampa, and Jared Lynch of Clearwater, FL; grandparents, David C. Coleman, Jr., and Edna Coleman; aunts, Janie Smith (L. C.), Tampa, Maxine Riley, Pinel las Park, FL, Mary DeLoach, Martha DeLoach-Grayer, Dorothy DeLoach-Mallard, Ruby DeLoach-Bonner, Barbara Knight (Johnny), Karen Neeves, Regina Neeves (Andrew), and Ida L. Coleman; uncles, Daryl Cummings (Andrea), Jerry Daniels (Charlene), John Daniels (Michelle), Alonzo Cole man, Willie James Daniels, Johnny DeLoach (Michelle), David DeLoach, Jerry Daniels, Davis Coleman (Dorothy), Billy Daniels, Ronald Coleman (Jackie), and Rudolph C. Cole man; great uncles, Arthur Diggs (Joan) 'and Eddie Diggs; great aunts, Mamie Barker (Bob), Eva Hastings and Lorraine Walker of Detroit, MI; two nieces, Shikoyia Kilpatrick and Leviniesha Dukes; six nephews, Darrius Kilpatrick, Tacorey Kil patrick, Dexter Burch, Horace Granville, Jeffery Butler and Carlos Lagreer. Lacy had thirteen great nieces and nephews that she loved with her whole heart. Lacy also her step mother, Mrs. Barbara Stovall. Lacy had numerous close and special friends that she loved like family. Visitation will be Friday, May 11, 2012, from 6-8 p. m. Funeral services will be Sat urday, May 12, 2012, at 10 a. m. All services held at The Center For Manifestation, 3102 East Lake Ave., Tampa, 33610, Dr. Mark Jones, pastor, and Pas tor Laytecia McKinney, officiating. Interment will be in the Garden of Memories. Arrangements entrusted to CARNEGIE-DALLAS FUNERAL SERVICES, 1479 S.M. L. K., Jr. Ave., Clearwater, FL, (727) 3307661. "ELITE SERVICES WITH STYLE & CLASS" MRS. MATTIE PEARL BURCH Mrs. Mattie Pearl Burch of 3002 North Highland Avenue, passed away Tuesday, May 1, 2012. Funeral services will be con ducted Saturday, May 12, 2012, at 2 p. m. at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, 2901 North Highland Avenue Tampa, 33602, with Reverend Robert White, offi ciating. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park. .... .... N 0 .... N Mrs. Mattie Pearl Burch was a native of Columbus, Georgia, and resided in Tampa, for forty-three 'Tl years. 0 She attended the public schools of Columbus, Georgia, and was a :::C member of Zion Evangelical C Lutheran Church. She was em)> ployed at Tropical Garment for 0 many years. m Mrs. Mattie Pearl Burch will be Z truly missed by her family and :! many friends she's made through-Z out her journey on this earth to m heaven. We all have been blessed I to be in her presence and she has aJ touched many lives. C: Although we are celebrating J= her homegoing, she will always be m in our hearts; her love reaches the :! depths of our souls to cherish for-z ever. We love you "Mattie P" and "tJ may you rest in peace. C: She was preceded in death by: aJ her father, Willie C. McKay; I mother, Ethel Pearl Hurtt; and (i; daughter, DorothyJ. Davis. :X: She leaves to cherish her mem-m ories: her husband, Ronald C Burch; daughter, Pearlie and m Michael Jones; brothers, Larry < Hurtt (wife, Lillian) of Virginia m Beach, VA, and Willie C. McKay of :::C Patterson, NJ; sisters, Ethel Mae -< Phillips of Henrico, VA, Breney Webb (husband, Lawrence) of C: Spartanburg, SC, Ernestine m Jeffies (husband, David) of Patterson, NJ, and Valeria Rivers (bus)> band, Curtis) of Lake Wood, NJ; < grandchildren, Marcus, Temecca, )> Tory, Tavaras, Belinda, Nicole, z Michelle Jones, Shalandra Davis C and Jasmine Crawford; great 'Tl grandchildren, Teandra Myers, :::c Amari Wright, Yasmine, MIYio, C Mario, Demario, Mylove, Mayleea, Neveah and Marcus Jones; sisters-in-law and broth ers-in-law, Barbara Gathers (Ronald) of New York, Henry Wilder (Barbara) of Charleston, SC, James Wilder (Charlsie) of Port Smith, VA, Jackie Sherman (Ralph) of Charleston, SC, Cyrus Birch (Beverly) of Charleston, SC, Carolyn White (Rev. Robert) of Charleston, SC, Johnny Burch (Olivia) of Charleston, SC, Sherma Dukes (Willis) of Greenville, SC, and Joe Nathan Wtlder of Charleston, SC; nephews, Stanley Wtlder(Cynthia) of Dumfries, VA, Dwayne Wilder (Tiffany), Kelly White Donavon White and Dominque White, all of Charleston, SC; nieces, Kresh enda Sherman, Guerard Sher man, Marquell Dukes and Demetrie Dukes, all of Charleston, SC; special friend, Rosland; and a host of aunts, un cles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. The remains will repose after 5 p.m., Friday, May 11, 2012, at Ray Williams Funeral Home, 301 N. Howard Avenue, and the family will receive friends from 7-8 p. m. Arrangements entrusted to C) RAY WILLIAMS FUNERAL m HOME, Rhodes & Northern, Own..., ers. www.ravwilliamstuneral"';"' bome.com. )>


MR. ERIC D. DANIElS Mr. Eric D. Daniels of Tampa, passed away Tuesday, May1, 2012. Funeral services will be con ducted Saturday, May 12, 2012, at 11 a. m. at Ray Williams Me morial Chapel, 301 North Howard Avenue, with Rev. T. D. Leonard, officiating. Mr. Eric D. Daniels was born January 19, 1966, in Tampa, to Charlie "Roy" Wilborn and Brenda Daniels. > He was a graduate of Henry <( B. Plant High School, class of C 1984. He had a passion for a: drawing that led him to Florida LL Institute of Art, where he C earned a degree. Z He was employed by several <( companies like Wal-Mart and West Shore Plaza until his ..... health began to fail. C Eric enjoyed listening to ffi music and reading. ::J He was preceded in death by: 1his grandparents, Alzerene > Daniels and Doreatha Scott. a: He leaves to cherish his W memories: a loving and devoted > mother, Brenda Daniels; sister, W Tara Harris-Scott; brother, C Troy Daniels; 3 aunts, Cassan dra Fuller Oike a mother), Eura UJ Lee Robinson of Tampa, and :J Gail Gulley (Loyce) of Largo, a3 FL; 2 uncles, Alfred Daniels ::J (Ruthie) of Pasco County and Q. Andrew Daniels (Mary Ann) of Z Wilmington NC; nephew, Rooi= sevelt Scott, III; 2 goddaughW ters, Nykita and Sierra; and his -I pet, "Sweet Pea;" and a host of S cousins and friends. m The remains will repose after ..1 5 p. m., Friday, May 11, 2012, at W Ray Williams Funeral Home, Z 301 N. Howard Avenue. i= Arrangements entrusted to Z RAY WILLIAMS FUNERAL W HOME, Rhodes & Northern, UJ Owners. www.ra,ywilliamsfu neralbome.com a: 0 it MR. FREDDIE JEFFERY, JR. Mr. Freddie Jeffery, Jr. of Tampa, also known as "Too Sweet," "Nut Buddy," "Fast," and "Superman," passed away Tuesday, May 1, 2012. Funeral services will be con ducted Saturday, May 12, 2012, at 11 a. m. at Mt. Tabor Missionary Baptist Church, 2606 West Grace Street, Rev. T. D. Leonard, pastor, with Pastor Johnnie Miller of Friendly Mis sionary Baptist Church, officiating. Interment will follow in Orange Hill Cemetery. Freddie was the third child born to Armentha Roberts Price and Freddie Jeffery, Sr. in Quincy, FL, on May 2, 1973. Shortly after birth, Freddie moved to Tampa, with his fam ily. Continuing his journey oflife in Tampa, Freddie attended the local schools of Hillsborough County and graduated from <( Gary Adult School of Tampa. o0 Freddie was employed with ,.... Greg's Car Detail and had just W completed a CD and DVD with (!) the Sanchez Boys. Freddie was preceded in .... death by: his grandfather, Wal-ter Roberts, Sr.; aunts, Fannie Roberts and Vivian Roberts; and uncles, Walter Roberts and Charles Roberts. Freddie leaves to cherish lov ing memories: his children, Fred Shawna, Kiara, Lil' Fred die, III, Y'Niya, Jawn and Lon don; grandchildren, A'aliyah and Sariah; a devoted and loving mother, Armentha Roberts Price of Tampa; devoted and loving father, Freddie Jeffery. and wife, Mary of Quincy, FL; loving grandmother, Ira Roberts of Quincy, FL; god mother, Evelyn Jones Baker of Tampa; sisters, Latisha Jeffery and Donna Jeffery, both of Tampa, and Neibra Williams and Alisa Drummer, both of Quincy, FL; brothers, Charles Price of Tampa, and Willie Cox of Quincy, FL; aunts, Olivia Gunn of Jacksonville, FL, Julia West and Mattie Dixon, both of Quincy, FL, Blanche Roberts Nealy ofTampa, Jerri Roberts of Quincy, FL, Anna Roberts of Jacksonville, FL, and Wanda Roberts Peoples of Quincy, FL; uncles, Theodore Roberts of Tampa; Larry Roberts of Jack sonville, FL, Sammie Jeffery, and Robert Green and wife, all of Quincy, FL, and Melvin Gunn, Sr. and Rev. Jerry G. Nealy, both of Tampa; cousins, Nathaniel Robinson of Jacksonville, FL, Roderick Walters and wife, Rhonda, Melvin Gunn, Jr. and wife, Deidra Boykins, and Arli cia and husband, Jayden, all of Tampa, Andre Boykins of Quincy, FL, and Travetta Roberts and Karissa Roberts, both of Tampa, Stacy Roberts of Jacksonville, FL, Jarvis Roberts and wife of Gainesville, FL, La tanya Faye Reeve, Nicki and husband, all of Jacksonville, FL, Ivy Roberts, Marcus Boykins and wife, Shawn Bentley, Kat rina Benton, and Tywanna Shoemake and husband, all of Tampa; best friends and home boys, the Sanchez Boyz -Aubrey "Puff Price, Jeffery Johnson, Sr., Jenara Faison, Demetris Pierce, Michael Ponder and Rickey Ponder; godsisters, Bre nia Harrison, Patricia, Armen tha, "Lee Lee," and Pamela Mingo; godbrother, "Lindsey;" special friends, Louis Gunn, Sr., Louis Gunn, Jr. and Sherrie Gunn; a host of other cousins and friends, too numerous to name; a host of relatives in Jacksonville, FL, Quincy, FL, Gainesville, FL, Havana, FL, and Connecticut. The family asks that you please just count it as love if you were not named. The remains will repose from 6-8 p.m., Friday, May 11, 2012, at Friendly Missionary Baptist Church, 1901 Central Avenue. Arrangements entrusted to RAY WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME, Rhodes & Northern, Owners, 301 N. Howard Avenue. www.raywilliamsfuueralhome.c WD Mrs. Lucille Moore of Tampa, passed away Monday, April30, 2012. Funeral services will be con ducted Saturday, May 12,2012, at 2 p.m. at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, 3410 East Wilder Avenue, Tampa, 33610, with Rev. Joseph Sykes, officiating. Interment will follow in Myrtle Hill Memorial Park Cemetery. Mrs. Lucille Moore was a na tive of Florida, and a resident of Tampa for 77 years. She was a member of Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, where she served on the Deaconess Board. She was a seamstress at Tropi cal Garment Mfg., but retired after 30 years of employment. Lucille Moore was born on August 28, 1935, to the late Willie and Alice Frederick of Tampa. Lucille was a strong woman. She was a loving mother and a devoted wife who will be greatly missed. She was preceded in death by: her father, Willie B. Frederick; her mother, Alice Frederick; her sister, Mildred McDaniel; and her daughter, Valerie A. Frederick. She leaves to cherish her memory: her husband, Willie Moore of Tampa; two residing granddaughters, Ashley Lundy and Brianna Lundy, daughters of Valerie A. Brantley; she leaves two living daughters, Mrs. Patricia White (Gerald) and Mrs. Violet Elaine Levy (Courtney), all of Tampa; her son, Rickey Frederick (Kim) of Tampa; her grandchildren, Morris W. Hale; Jimmy C. Scurry,' -Calvin Frederick (Renita), Darryl Green, Rickey Frederick, Jr., Rashad Frederick, and Kenya; her great grand children, Brandyn, Calvin, Jr., Sorayl, Sonia, Diana and Ayana, all of Tampa; her nephews, Willie B. McDaniel, Michael Mc Daniel, and Anthony McDaniel and family, all of Tampa; her cousins, Mary Spikes and family of Orlando, FL, Louise Cobb and family of Orlando; her sis ters-in-law, Corrine Anderson and Alavon McPherson (Alphonso); her brothers-inlaw, Walter Moore, Henry L. Moore, and Samuel L. Moore (Pamela); her close friend, Mil dred Hanna; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. The remains will repose after 5 p. m., Friday, May 11, 2012, at Ray Williams Funeral Home, 301 N. Howard Avenue. Arrangements entrusted to Ray Williams Funeral Home, Rhodes & Northern, Owners. www.raywilliamsfuperal home.cmn MR. SAMUEL NOROKONAOBARO Mr. Samuel Norokona Obaro of Tampa, passed away Satur day, Mays, 2012. Funeral services will be con ducted Saturday, May 12, 2012, at 2 p. m. at Ray Williams Me morial Chapel, 301 North Howard Avenue, with District Elder Ronnie King, officiating, and Pastor Lewis Obaro, eulo gist. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park. Mr. Samuel Obaro was ana tive of Benin City, Nigeria, and a resident of Tampa for 25 years. He attended Saint Anthony ofUbuluku High School, gradu ated with a Bachelor degree from the University of Tampa and was a member of Christ Way Church of Tampa. He was a self-employed businessman. He was preceded in death by: his father, George Obaro; mother-in-law, Mary Allen Lewis; and grandmother-inlaw, Mary Elizabeth Deriso. He leaves to cherish his memory: his wife, Doralee; chil dren, Chauncey, MaryahNicole, Kayla, Kyle, Isaiah, Joshua, Victoria and Noah; mother, Gladys Obaro; broth ers, Charles Obaro of Norway, Richard Obaro (Helen) of Nige ria, Lewis Obaro (Margaret) of Kingston, New York, Victor (Evelyn) of Nigeria, and Aruke of Ireland; sisters, Joy (Oyonu) of Nigeria, Georgina of Nigeria, and Roselynne of Nigeria; fa ther-in-law, Alfunches Lewis, Jr. ofTitusville, FL; brother-inlaw, Alfonzo Lewis of St. Petersburg, FL; sister-in-law, Monica Lewis (Jerry) of Palm Coast, FL; goddaughter, Vera Obaro of Nigeria; the Obaro family of Benin City, Nigeria, the Aligbrie family of Benin City, Nigeria, and the Lewis/Jones family of Titusville, FL; as well as a host of aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces and cousins. The remains will repose after 5 p. m., Friday, May 11, 2012, at Ray Williams Funeral Home, 301 N. Howard Avenue. Arrangements entrusted to RAY WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME, Rhodes & Northern, Owners. www.raywilliamsfu-peraJbome.com MR. LORENZA ROBERTS, SR. 'HURRICANE' : _, !I Mr. Lorenza Sr. ("Hurricane") ofTampa, p8ssed away Sunday, May 6, 2012. Funeral services will be; con ducted Saturday, May 12, 2012, at 11 a. m. at 3 Ministers of God Ministries, 1512 East Columbus Drive, Pastor, Apostle Charles Davidson. Interment.will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery. Mr. Lorenza Roberts, Sr. was born November 3, 1947, in Port St. Joe, Florida to R. D. Roberts (deceased) and Ruby Mae King (deceased). He attended the public schools of Port St. Joe. He leaves to cherish his mem ory: his children, Lorenza Roberts, Jr., Valia Brown, Vatia McCray and Michael McCray; a grandson, Zoecoydrick Zaheim Roberts; friend, Vadia McCray; sisters, Arzator Harris (Ar monze) of Port St. Joe, FL, Cherylene Levy, Derylene Roberts, Millie Ann Roberts, Va leria Roberts, Sheryl Roberts Kelly and Angela Roberts, all of Tampa, Ramonia Roberts of Jacksonville, FL, Brenda Roberts and Victoria Roberts, both of Houston, TX, Regina Roberts and Yvette Roberts, both from California, Linda Roberts, Nashville, TN, Kathy Ann Roberts and Christine Roberts, both from New Jersey, Janetta Roberts of Ocala, FL, and Maryann Roberts of California; brothers, Yusef Ali Jafar, Douglas Roberts (Debra), Ronald Roberts, Darryl Roberts (Sheryl), Archie Roberts, Terry Roberts and Bobby Roberts, all of Tampa, Donald Roberts, Keith Roberts, Kevin Roberts and Jerry Roberts, all of Texas, Tommy Roberts of Nashville, TN, and Carlos Roberts of Louisiana; aunts, Hawatha Washington, Kitty Faison, Louise Bereen, Earnestine Works and Essie B. Phillips; uncle, Alfred Watson; friends, Booker T. Washington, John Brooks and Otis Gambriell; and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. The remains will repose after 5 p. m., Friday, May 11, 2012, at Ray Williams Memorial Chapel, 301 N. Howard Avenue. Arrangements entrusted to RAY WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME, Rhodes & Northern, Owners. www.raywilliamsfuperalbome.com


KAIDEN JEVON MCCAULEY Celebration of life for Kaiden Jevon McCauley who passed away Monday, April 30 ao1a will be held Saturday, May 12: 2012, at 11 a. m. at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel, 3000 N. 29th Street, with Elder Michael Jenkins, officiating. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memo rial Park Cemetery. Kaiden Jevon McCauley was born January 6, 2012, in Tampa, to the parentage of Tiera Mc Cauley and Keondre Rhanes. Although Kaiden was only here for a short time, the memories of him will live forever. He leaves to cherish memo ries of him: his mother, Tiera McCauley; father, Keondre Rhanes; brothers, Jayden Brow en and Ke'Mari Akram; grand parents, Tim McCauley, Nicole Slater, Jerome Speights and Roshaunda Rhanes (Kashif); great grandparents, Terry Bolden, Ronald Rhanes and Laverne Williams; aunts, La Mica Wilkins, Dionne McCauley, La Meisha McCauley Sacne Speights and Speights; uncles, Kiwaun Slater, Rashad Spain, Gregory Spain, Jr., Jevon Crawford, Xavier McCauley, Jerome Speights, Jr., Raikwon Simmons and Tyee Hunter; a host of great aunts uncles, cousins and other rela: tives and friends. There will be viewing from 5-9 p. m., Friday, May 11, 2012, at Wilson Funeral Home, 3000 N. 29th Street. Friends are asked to assemble at the funeral home at approximately 10:45 a. m., Saturday for the service. "A WILSON SERVICE" www.wilsop-fuperalhome.com Ms. Rosetta Hadley of Tampa, passed away on Friday, May4,2012. Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, May 11, 2012, at 10 a. m. at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel, 3000 N. 29th Street, Tampa, 336o5, with the Reverend John Anderson, officiating. Ms. Hadley was born in Sun City, FL, on March 25, 1929. She was educated in the Hillsborough County School System, graduating from Middleton High School in 1947 and furthering her education at Florida A&M College in Talla hassee, Fl., and Florida Memorial College in St. Augustine, FL. She was preceded in death by: her parents, Willie B. Hadley and Louise Poole Hadley; and three brothers Bernard, Leon and Hadley. She is survived by: a son, Dale Hankerson; grandson, Dale, Jr.; brother, Abdul Bilal sister, Mary Hadley Powell; and a host of nieces, nephews cousins and other relatives and friends. The remains were reposed from 3 6 p. m. and the family received friends from 5 6 p. m., Thursday, May 10, 2012, at Wilson Funeral Home. Friends are asked to assemble at the funeral home at approximately 9:45 a. m., Friday for the service. "A WILSON SERVICE www.wiJsop-funeralhome.com Free Home Consultation We Install In All Cemeteries I MR. JAMES EVERESST WILLIAMS, JR. Homegoing celebration for Mr. James Everesst "Lil Boe" Williams, Jr., who passed away Sunday, May 6, 2012, as a result of accidental injnries, will be held Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 2 p. m. at First Baptist Church of Keystone at Citrus Park, 8202 Peterson Road, Odessa Fl., 33556, with the pastor, Rev: Barron Madison, officlatmg. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery. He was preceded in death by: his au1lts, Ethel Mae Nix and Letha Pearl Oglesby; and uncle, Seymour James. He leaves fond memories with his mother, President Warren Williams; father, James Everrest Williams, Sr.; son, Jayven Richard Williams fiancee, Am'ber Rodenbaugh! mother-in-law, Dawn Roden: baugh; grandmother, Dora Williams; sisters, Kalena Patrese Warren and Letha Dora Warren; aunts, Clarice Robert soi! Mattie (Robert), Qumtina James, Btshop Vivian Mouzon and Gloria Jean McCray and Theola Lawrence; uncles, Clarence James, Issac James (Cha), Matthew James (Eva), William James, John Daniel James, Bishop Warren and Reverend James Warren a host of nieces, cousins and friends speciai friends, Rosemary Iris Jenkins, Travis Jackson and Walter Harrell; and other relatives and friends. A native of Tampa Mr. Williams was educated ln the public schools of Hillsborough County. He was employed as a Machine Operator for M & 1 Metals. There will be viewing from 5-8 p. m., Friday, May 11, 2012 at First Baptist Church of Key: stone at Citrus Park. Friends are asked to assemble at the church at approximately 1:45 p. m., Saturday for the service. "A WILSON SERVICE" www.wiJson-funeralhome.com MR. JOHNNIE E. JOHNSON, III Homegoing celebration for Mr. Johnnie E. Johnson, III of Tampa, who passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2012, at his residence while under the care ofLifePath Hospice, will be held Saturday, May 12,2012, at 11 a. m. at Trinity C. M. E. Church 2401 N. Howard Avenue' Tampa, 33607, with Pastor officiating, and Rev. Michael Hopkins, eulogist. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery. Johnnie E. Johnson, III was born to the parentage of Johnnie and Mozell Johnson on February 28, 1955, in Tampa. Johnnie was a devoted and dedicated employee serving 35 years with A-M Supply m Pinellas County before heretired. Those left behind to cherish memories of Johnnie E. Johnson, III: wife, Miriam Johnson; four devoted children, Eureka (Sean) Crump, Jacinta Johnson and friend, Sylvester Harris Johnnie (Krista) Johnson, IV and Edward (Keisha) Johnson 9 grandclilldren, Shon, John: nie, V, Jay, Antwan, Amya, Anthony, Jonnie, Sirius and JaPaul; sisters, Geraldine Wil and Sharon (Anthony) Gilmore; brothers, Lawrence (Maxine) McElroy, Paul (Jackie) Johnson and Frank (Carolyn) Lilly; best friends Rev. Michael Hopkins, Jess; Carter, Donald Martin, Leroy Johnson and Anthony Gilmore; and a host of other relatives and friends. The remains will repose from 5-9 p. m. and the fanilly will re.ceive friends from 7-8 p. m., Friday, May 11, 2012, at Wilson Funeral Home, 3000 N. 29th Tampa, 33605. Friends are asked to assemble at the church at approximately 10:45 a. m., Saturday For the service. "A WILSON SERVICE" www.wiJsop-fuperalhome.com MRS. ETHEL DESSESSEAU Homegoing services for Mrs. Ethel Dessesseau, who passed away on May 7, 2012, will be held Saturday, May 12, 2012, at 11 a. m. at Harmon Funeral Home, 5002 N. 40th Street, Tampa, 33610, with Dr. Ralph "Yankee" Arnold, officiating. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park. Mrs. Ethel L. Dessesseau de parted this life May 7, 2012, in Tampa. She was born December 6, 1921, to the parents of Warfield ;:!! and Dorah Robinson (Rambo). 0 Mrs. Dessesseau was 90 years ::U old. She was the youngest of 8 6 children. )It After the loss of her first busen band, she moved to Tampa, m where she met and married VirZ gil Dessesseau, who preceded -f her in death. Z Mrs. Dessesseau is the last of m hergeneration. r-She is survived by: her son m Johnnie :Williams (Dessesseau); ? grandchildren, Laurie James, r Joey James, Kelcena Welbon m Clarance Copeland, ::j Copeland, Candace Copeland Z Williams, Lano; 'tJ Williams, Jr., Michael Williams C: Willie Williams, Vernadept; m Williams, Andrew Williams, Ve-5i raneka Williams, Lanarda Williams, Latavia Williams ffi Jackie Johnson, Wanda John: C so.n, Tori Johnson, Sean V. m Williams (Dessesseau) and Ter-< rell R. Williams (Dessesseau). m Friends attending the homegoing service are asked to as"" semble at the chapel at 10:45 a. -f m. C: rn c )It z c She's been there since day oile. From kissing boo-boos ro making sure you got your homework done ... even now, she still tells you to dress warm when it's cold out. This Moc:her's Day, we give tribute to the one person whose debt can never be repaid. FUNERAL HOME 3(XX) N. 29th St. Tampa, FL 33605 (800} 605w3350 (813) 248w6125


Nr-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Funerals emoriams : I Matthew Woodard, Faith 0 TIMMONS Woodard, Gisla Bush, Gabrielle MEM HIES :i Bush, Grace Bush, Bobby Lee Home going celebration for Bush, Jr Benjamin Bush, Giah Mr. Marion Timmons of Bush, Galatia Bush, Gilana C( Tampa, who passed away on Bush, Hannah James, Wanda C s turd M t Celestine, SoDJ" a Greene-Smith, a ay, ay7,2012,a 1p.m. a: at Exciting Faith Alive at Mt. Shawn Greene, Joan Martin, LL Silla M. B. Church, Rev. Antonio Rhontae Killen, Jessie Harris Hawkins, pastor, with Pastor and Isaac Kenney; and six great-MR. STEVE BERNARD (CHIEF) LAWSON Homegoing celebration for Mr. Steve Bernard Lawson of who passed away on Sunday, May 6, 2012, will be held Saturday May 12, 2012, at 2 p. m. at First Baptist Church of College Hill, 3838 N. 29th St., 33610, with Rev. S. Evan Burrows, pastor, officiat ing. Interment will be in Orange Hill Cemetery. Mr. Steve Bernard Lawson was born in Newark, New Jer sey, on August 4, 1935, to the late Louis and Eula Lawson. C Before moving to Tampa in CC 1962, he joined the Masonic LL Lodge and held it until his pass-Brother Steve Bernard C was a Master Mason and rose to the level of 33rd De> gree. C( While residing in Tampa, he C his welding license, (/) certifications in auto W operating heavy lei:J.Uipnlen and diesel mechan-later retiring from w leaves to cherish fond and > memories with: his W wife, Ola (Lil Bit) LawC Doll Armstrong, W (deceased), Woodard; brother, Bill Lawson (dechildren, Lakita and Peter Cummings, Steve L and 11. Evelyn Lawson, William B. Law z (deceased), Linda Lawson, i= Cynthia Lawson, Denise Law W son, Tony and Felicia Anderson, ...1 LaWanna Lawson, Martha and ...1 Otha Lockett, Eulisa ffi and Robert Jones, Howard and. Etrenda Lawson and Olivia ...1 Lawson (deceased); grandchil dren, Peter "Winkie" Cumi= mings (Rasheda), Jamel z "Peanut" Williams, Moneshia W Shantell Bryant, LaC/) Jevonta Godwin, c( Cummings, Tony Ander-e son, Jr., Harold Williams, Jr., ii: Reginald Altson, Marcus Cum0 mings, Shanise Williams, Erica ...1 Cochan, Antonio Anderson, An LL. thony Bryant, Reggie Brown, Howard Lawson, Jr., Olivia Lawson, Andre Lawson and Danielle Biggins; and a host of grandchildren, great grandchil dren, nieces, nephews and friends. Visitaiton for Brother Steve Bernard Lawson will be held Friday evening from 6-8 p. m. at North Side M. B. Church, Rev. Ricardo Robinson, officiating. Friends are asked to assem ble at the church at 1:45 p. m. HARMON FUNERAL HOME Antonio Pringley, Pastor of grandchildren, Darius SingleFruit Of The Spirit Ministries, ton, Adrianna Chennault, officiating. Interment will be Triston Wilson, Leeza Thomp-private. son, Sheniqua Rumph and Marion Timmons was born James Killen. in Miami, FL, February 25, He also leaves to mourn: a 1946. He went home to be with host of other devoted relatives the Lord on Monday, May 7 and friends including, Jody 2012. Primus, Eddie B. Norman, Vi-Mr. Marion Timmons was vian Norman Walker, and raised in Tampa, and attended Theodis Williams. Middleton High School in 1964. Funeral services for William Mr. Marion Timmons was a MR. WILLIAM Chennault will be held Sunday, devoted member of the Fruit Of CHENNAULT May 13, 2012, at Thankful HapThe Spirit Ministries, under the tist Church in Lincolnton, Geor-spiritualleadership ofRev. An-William Chennault departed gia, Reverend George L. tonio Pringley. this life on May 3, 2012, at the Edwards, pastor. He was preceded in death by: age of 87, following a lengthy ill-Funeral arrangements are his father, Malachi Timmons, ness. be" d b th E Geo Sr.; mother, Inez E. Timmons; mg ma e Y e nc rge and brother, Malachi Timmons, He was born May 25, 1924, in Funeral Home in Hallendale, Jr. Wilkes County, GeOrgia, to the FL, and the McLendon Memo-He leaves to cherish devoted late Sylvia Coleman and the late rial Funeral Home in Washing-and fond memories with: two John Chennault. ton, Georgia. He will be laid to sons, Courtney Timmons He grew up and resided in rest at the Thankful Baptist (Susan), and Michael Timmons Wilkes County, where he was Church Cemetery. (Annie); daughter, Chandra joined in matrimony to Bertha (Norris Hubbard); a number of Nunnally. After mllJ"!iage, he grandchildren and great grand-soon moved to Augusta, Geor-children; Ellen Trussell, mother gia, before ultimately relocating of his two sons; sister, Gloria his family to Tampa, in 1960, in Timmons; two brothers, Robert pursuit of a career in roofing. Frank Timmons (Barbara), and Among his work peers, he Matthew Timmons (Caroline); was affectionately known as devoted sister-in-law, Rosalin "Chenny" and "Bones." Timmons; four aunts; a number William professed his Chrisof relatives and a host of de-tianity at an early age and was voted friends. baptized into the family of God The viewing will be from 5-8 at Koinonia Worship Center in p. m., Friday, May 11, 2012, at Hollywood, FL. Harmon Funeral Home, 5002 William joined the United North 40th Street, Tampa, States Army on December 27, 33610 (on the corner of 40th 1943, where he faithfully served and Ellicott). the Company A 1326 Engineer Visitation for Mr. Marion General Service Regiment. He Timmons will be held Friday was recognized and awarded evening from 5-8 P m. at Har-several medals for his dedicated moo Funeral Home, 5002 N. service including the American 40th Street. Service Medal, the European Friends are asked to assem-African Middle Eastern Service ble at 12=45 P m Medal, the Bronze Star Asiatic HARMON FUNERAL HOME Pacific Service Medal, the Good MR. &AYMOND B. DAVIS A memorial service will be held for Mr. Raymond B. Davis on Saturday, May 12, 2012, at 11 a.m. at St. John Cathedral, 3401 25th Avenue, Bishop Eddie Newkirk, pastor. Friends are asked to assem ble at 10:45 a. m. at the church. Conduct Medal, and the World War II Victory Medal. During his tour of duty, William, because of his tall stature, was personally selected b y 4 -Star General GeorgeS. Pat ton to serve as Flag Bearer for the invasion of France. His military experience was a great love of his life and he continued to speak proudly of his service until his death. William was preceded in death by: his mother, Sylvia Coleman Chennault; father, John Chennault; daughter, Mary DeLois Chennault; four brothers: Hosie D. Chennault, Willie Jack Chennault, Otis Chennault and Andrew Chen nault; and four sisters, Eunice Oliver, Pearl Raiford, Martha Ann Heard and Johnnie Mae Clinkscale. William is survived by: his wife, Bertha Nunnally Chen nault of Tampa; son, William Chennault, Jr. (Mercedes) of Fort Lauderdale, FL; eight daughters, Shirley Chennault Stringfellow (Donnie) of Tampa, Annjenet Cliennault Killen (Darryl) of Arlington, Texas, Barbara Chennault Jones (Eugene Van) of Miami, FL, Janice Chennault Kirby (Terrell) of Riverside, Califor nia, Jeanne Chennault Peterson (:Jerry) of Tampa, Lora Chenn&ult Woodard (Sterlin) of Tampa, Gisla Chennault Bush (Bobby) of West Park, FL, and Adriene Chennault James (Jason) of Tampa; thirty-three grandchildren, Dana Chen nault, William Jamaal Primus, Jadon Stingfellow, Jalen Stringfellow, Christopher Killen, Jon Killen (Candace), Alex Killen, Dionne Jones, Eu gene Jones (U. S. Marine Corps), Tatiana Kirby, Terrell Kirby, Jr., Terrence Kirby, Jerry Peterson, Jr., Jashira Pe terson, Erica Woodard, II MEMORY OF YOU MRS. DORSEY 'DOT' HUNTER Thinking of you today and always. We miss you very much. Lo ve: your children and grandchildren, and the Hunter and Brinson families. IN MEMORIAM QUINTIN EVERETT 5/12/72-9/29/05 We love and miss you. From, your sons, Fee and the rest of the family. CURTIS JONES October 25, 1935 -May9, 1998 Beautiful memories silently kept of one that we loved and will never forget. We, your family, miss you: Rosalie (wife), Cathy (Matt), Curtistine (Bill) and Devin. GARRICK B. FISHER, SR. May9, 19 7 1 -July 15, 2002 It has been ten years since you left us, it seems like yesterday. We miss you so much and we love you and you will be .forever in our hearts. Your mother, Shirley Fisher Best; and sons, Gar rick, Jr., DeMario, Keontay and Hassan B. Fisher; and family and friends. IN MEMORIAM CYNTHIA ZEIGLER TAYLOR Sept. 22, 1949 M ay1o, 1987 It was on May 10, 1987, Mother's Day, that God brought peaceful sleep from your pain. Rest on, until we meet again. The Taylor and Zeigler family.


'TI 11111 IN MEMORY IF OUR FATHER J: MEMORIAM ETHEL M. WilSON Mom, your life was full ofloving deeds to all. We will never forget that special smile that lit up a room when you entered. Your touch and smile, your love and kindness, your compas sion and that look in your eyes is what we miss every day. We love you so much and miss you, "Ethel M. Wilson." HIPPY MEMORIAM JENNIFER JOHNSON Memories are two ways of holding onto the things you love and treasure, in our heart, Big Jen, it will last a lifetime. Happy birthday big sis. From: your sisters, Rachel and Shawlett; daughter, Jenyice; Mom; and the rest of the family. I MEMORIAM FIR MY SIN RENARD CORNELIUS BROWN, SR. Sunrise; 12-26-1976 Sunset: 5 It has been 6 years today that you left us to be with the Lord. But, as you know it seems like today I miss you and love you so much, I am always asking God to ease the pain, day-by-day. Your kids: Renard, Rakhim, Rasheem, Regine, Rasbard, Rekiyja, Jaden, ReKayla, Reniyah and Amarri Brown; stepkids, Baby Jane and Saint; sister, Latanya; brother, Augustus, Jr., Hiram, Jr., Andre, and Marcos and fantily. Love you: mom, Beverly and stepdad, Hiram Ortiz. MARY ALICE SMITH 'Mother Dear' In loving memory of our Mother. We miss you so much and think about you daily. Your children. IN MEMORIAM NORA HUDSON Sunset: 3-3-1999 We remember you Mother, for your love, pa tience, courage, wisdom and faith. Love, the Hudson family. IN MEMORIAM YAKEMANAKIA SAMPSON 12/1/1983 9/16/2010 In loving memory, we miss you so very much, never forgotten on days passing by. From: daughter, Naida and Heaven; mother, Linda Jo; sisters, Courtney and Jasmine; and family and friends. We love you so much! ELBERT WIMBLEY, SR. Sunset On May 13, 2011 A silent thought, a secret tear, keeps your memory ever dear. God took you home, it was His will, but in our hearts, you live still. Love and miss you: your children, grandchildren and family. PRECIOUS AND liVING MEMORIES GREGORY REDMON May9,2008 and loving memories of you today, my son. Four years, have flown by so quickly; to me, time stopped still. Your family misses and loves you. We remember your jokes, your talks, your smile. But, we remember you most because you bad a stronger belief in the Lord. One day we all will be together; no leaving each other. Forever in our hearts. Much love, your family: mom, Mary, dad, Johnny, Tamara, Rosalyn Mike, Karia, GiGi Jay, Charde, Shannon, Sherita and Kallis. IN MEMORIAM WILLIE PRINCE REDDISH 7/9/1939-5/12/2011 One year ago, May 12, 2012, God called my husband home. He saw the best in you, Willie Prince Reddish, a loving hus band and a wonderful father. I feel your presence; it's like you're still here. You're my guardian angel and I have nothing to fear. I miss you a lot and find myself looking at your pictures. I can't wait to see heaven to be right there with you. A person never duplicated and can never be replaced. How wonderful it was to have been in your grace. There weren't many like you and I'm so glad it's not, when you say honey that meant a lot. Even though there's not a moment in a day that goes by that you're not on my mind or in my heart, I want you to know that words cannot express our love for you. I love you dearly, but God loves you best. With love, your wife, Linda Reddish and the entire family. ,.,. .... .... r-0 lJ c )> (/) m z :::! z m r-aJ c: r r m :::! z "'0 c: aJ r-c;; :I: m c m < m lJ < -4 c: m (/) c )> z c c C) m 1\) .... I )>


Nr-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Memoriams/Card of Thanks ,.... ,.... 0 a: LL 0 z <( 0 C/) w :) .... > a: w > w 0 w ::E: C/) m :) a. z i= MOTHER'S DAY BIRTHDAY MEMORIAM MEMORIAM CAROL L. PRINGLE "PrimeDime" Missing our beautiful angel every day, but especially on this day. Happy Mother's Day. Your mom, Zepherine; children, DJ, Peaches, Ashley, Marcus, Fatboy and Sad e. MRS. QUEEN Precious are few the moments we have shared. Thank you for the love you have poured and prayed into us, it will never die. Happy birthday: Rev. C. T. Smart, Fran Gonzalez, Dawn Smart, Cleve Smart and Carlisa Burt. IN MEMORIAM MRS. INEZ S. MIKELL w ..J ..J Mom, it's been seven years, but it feels like forever. :) We really miss you: JB, Lauren and family. mL------------------------------------------J ..J i= JUST THINKING ABOUT YOU z w C/) <( 0 a: 0 ..J LL <( I N N w (!) MRS. ROSE MARIE SMITH Love always, Selena, Corey, Mario, Chella and Raina. F,()LlDAA/ ......... www. twitter.com/ (l'J, FLSENTINELB :---: MRS. DOROTHY G. RAGLIN Sunrise: March 5,1938 Sunset: May 16, 2011 A million times we needed you, a million times we cried. Iflove alone would have saved you, you would have never died. In life we loved you dearly, in death we love you still, in our hearts you hold a place, no one can ever fill. It broke our hearts to lose you, but you did not go alone, a part of us went with you, the day God called you home. Love always, Corey, lea andCJ. 'ON YOUR SPECIAl DAY' MRS. IDA MAE KELLY Dear Mama, we miss your smile, we miss your touch, we miss you embracing us with a hug. We wish we could climb a mountain to heaven, just so we can see you, most of all to hear your voice. We did not have a choice to keep you, it was your time and God had you in mind. We went through a blind fold with only memories of you, When it. storms we smell the rain, our soul is so dehydrated and thirsting to see you again. When we look up to the sky, the sunshine we see, oh dear Mama, we know you're smiling down on us. We just want to simply say, we miss you. Love, your children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. BIRTHDAY MEMORIAM MRS. QUEEN It's been 12 years since you have been gone from our lives, but never our hearts. Happy belated birthday. HAPPY SPECIAl DAY! MARY POTTS We miss you and we love you! From, your daughter and family. 14 YEARS OF lOVE NATHAN DAVIS Missed by daughter, Tika Hill and girlfriend, Cookie. THANKS TO THE PUBliC LONNIE WHITE Thanks for all the donations on the behalf of Lonnie White's final arrangements. Elnora Simpson. WE ARE MISSING YOU DEARlY MOTHER ALBERTHA LEE FRANKLIN Mother We Miss You Rest in peace, Mom, we love you, but God loves you best. Jesus said, "I am the good shepherd; I know my sheep and my sheep know me -just as the Father knows me and I know the Father I lay down my life for my sheep." The family of Mother At bertha Lee Franklin wishes to thank everyone for their prayers, cards, flowers, phone calls and visits. Thanks for all acts of kindness shown to the family during our time of bereavement. We are truly thankful to all the family and friends, who brought food, helped serve food, and cleaned up after the repast. Special thanks to: Super intendent J. D. Singletary, Church Of God In Christ, Thonotosassa, FL, and Ray Williams Funeral Home. May God bless everyone. Thanks, the Franklin Family WORD OF THANKS MOTHER EliZABETH KENDRICK 'BIG MA' The family of the late Mother Elizabeth Kendrick Big Ma," wishes to extend their heartfelt thanks and appreciation for all acts of kindness shown to them during the loss of their mother and aunt. The donations of food, drinks, and flowers and all the phone calls received lifted our spirits and provided us some comfort during this time. Please keep us in your prayers. Special thanks to: Pastor Murray, the Choirs of New Greater Friendship Church, our extended N e w Greater Friendship Church family, and Aikens Funeral Home, for the wonder ful services provided for our loved one. The Family.


Crime Four Men Face Cocaine Charges TIIOMAS SNELL EUJAH BANKS, III On Tuesday, the Major Violators Unit of the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, with the assistance of the Tampa Police Department, concluded a two-week-long drug investigation. Four suspects were arrested when they reportedly conspired to purchase a kilo gram of cocaine in exchange for $34,000. Authorities said Thomas REYNALDO GARCIA Snell, 37; Eric McGill, so; Elijah Banks, III, 41, and Reynaldo Garcia, 38, were charged with conspira cy to traffic in cocaine over 400grams. Authorities said Banks and McGill, both convicted felons, brought a handgun to the scene, and were also charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Two vehicles were seized along with $34,000 in cash Police Charge Man With Anempted Murder Ollnlfticer SYLVESTER JOHNSON, JR. LAKELAND -On Tuesday at 9:21 p. m., Lakeland Police responded to 815 North Massachusetts Avenue in response to a 9-1 1 call for assistance with a domestic violence incident. While en route officers were told that the male subject in the dispute was in possession of a firearm. When officers arrived, they reported that the suspect, identified as Sylvester Johnson, Jr., 38, fled. Police said he refused to stop when officers tried to stop him to investigate the inci dent. Officers pursued Johnson on foot and in vehicles. One officer was in a police vehicle and reported that Johnson fired a shot at him from 20 to 30 feet away. Johnson was subsequently taken into custody. Officers recovered a handgun and spent casings during a search of the area. Interviews were conducted with Johnson and a witness, and he was charged with attempted first-degree mur der of a law enforcement officer and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Burglar, voveur Gets 15-Year Sentence DEMETRICK MORRIS LARGO On April 18, 2011, a Largo police officer encountered a person in Largo Central Park. During the encounter, a consensual search of the person revealed a screwdriver, gloves, a flash light and 3 cell phones that contained photos of women n various states of undress. While the circumstances were suspicious, there was not cause to make an arrest. The officer took a report to document the unusual circumstances. The person was identified as 33-year-old Demetrick Morris. On April 19, 2011, a call came into the Largo Police Department of a suspicious person loitering in a resident's backyard. Officers responded and found Morris. During interviews, Morris reportedly admitted to climbing a fence to gain access to the resident's back yard. He had done this on at least three occasions, police said. After concluding their investigation, Morris was charged with possession of marijuana, burglary, possession of burglary tools and voyeurism. On May 4, 2012, Morris changed his plea to guilty on the burglary and voyeurism charges. He was sentenced as a prison release re-offender to 15 years in prison. 13, 15, 19, 22 you need 25, 29, 30, you get older 35, 39, 48. Mother Charged With Child Neglect Tampa Police arrested a 25-year-old woman Wednesday night, charging her with child neglect According to the report officers were called to a home in the 4000 block of West Cass Street after a neighbor called and said a small child had been left alone inside the home and was crying. When officers arrived, they looked in a window and saw a young child crying, dirty, and unsupervised. RHONDA PERRY and there was black water in the bath tub. Officers responded to the mother's workplace at Mons Venus. Since the front door was locked, officers climbed into the house through an unlocked window and took the 2-year-old boy from the house. They reported he was wearing a soiled shirt and no diaper or pants. Officers searched the house and no one else was home. Officers also reported that it appeared the bathroom plumbing had been backed up Rhonda Judith Perry was arrested and charged with "TT child neglect. DCF was notir fied and took custody of the g child. c Perry posted the $2,ooo bond and was released from jail. )> en m z ----------------------------------------Former Teacher's Aide Arrested For Sexual Activitv With Student CLEARWATER-Clearwater Police report that from November 2011 through May 2012, Artia Patrice Davis, 30, has allegedly been engaged in a sexual relation ship with a 16-year-old. Police said Davis was employed as a teacher's aide at Hamilton Disston School in Gulfport, where she met the victim, who is disabled. in March while under investigation by Pinellas County Schools. On Monday, police and CPI investigators went to Davis' apartment, and ARTIA PATRICE DAVIS reported finding the victim in her bed wearing only boxer shorts. z m r m c: r r m z After rumors surrounding the relationship began to spread, Pinellas Schools and Child Protection Investors became involved. Davis reportedly resigned Davis was arrested and charged with having unlawful sexual activity minor. c WARREN DAWSON 221-1800 1461 Tampa Park Plaza @ Nebraska Ave. & scott St. The hiring of a lawyer IS an Important decrs1on that should not be based solely upon advertisements Before you dec1de, ask us to send you FREE wrrtten rnformation about qual1f1catrons and expenence1


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Lilv Securitv Benefit Association Hosts 61th Grand Assemblv The 67th Grand Assembl y of the Lily Security Benefit As sociation was held on Satur day April 28, 201 2 at the Conference Center at Tamp a Park Plaza. Grand President S. Kay Andrews opened the meeting promptly at 12 noon. Bishop James H. Howell, Pastor of Cathedral of Faith, gave the in vocation. Just 2 years into her presi dency, the Grand President gave an inspiring, uplifting speech to the members in at tendance, reminding them of the history of the organization and taking them to the outlook for the future. There were several ap pointments made by the Pres ident Members represented Tampa, Tallahassee, Orlando and Dade City. After the business session, the members enjoyed lunch prepared by EVE's Catering Adjournment and blessing of the food was done by Alma Purify, who also did the wel come (Photos by BRUNSON Photography) Grand PresidentS. Kay Andrews appointed C Blythe Andrews, ill as Executive Vice President. Second Grand Vice President Wynnette Hinkle, left, will be joined by her sister, Mae Hammonds, both of Orlando, for the Uni form Committee. Executive Vice Grand President, C Blythe Andrews, III, and his wife, Sylvia, are shown with their children, the youth mem bers: William, IV, Adam, C Blythe, IV, Hermione and Ayla. Left to right, Tommie Wilson, Dequan (Deke) Moody and Dan Bingham. Left to right, Alma R. Purify, Tampa, appointed to Grand Vice President, 1st Grand Vice President, Rosa WiUiams, Tallahassee, President of Lodge No. 150 (appointed to work on the Scholarship Commit tee); E xec. V.P., C. Blythe Andrews, III, Grand PresidentS. Kay Andrews; and 2nd Grand Vice President, Wynnette Hinkle, Orlando, President of Lodge No. 204 (appointed to head Uniform Protocol and Ritual Committee). f Left to right, Rossie George, President of Lodge No. u, Grand Treasurer; Iris B. Holton appointed to Grand Recorder, Gwen Hayes, Grand Secretary; Mamie Craig, Dade City, President, Lodge No. 24; Gloria Andrews, appointed General Manager and to serve on the Scholarship Committee; and Tommie Wilson, appointed Grand Inner Guard. District Deputy Mamie Craig of Dade City with one of her members, Cora Hill. Mary Bunche, left, President of Lodge #21 Tampa, will serve on the Scholarship Committee. She is shown with Gwen Hayes. Ms. Willie N. Gray, Tampa, is a member of Lodge No. 11. Ms. VIrgin Tyler, Tampa, is president of Lodge No. 10. Tampa lily Council members: Gloria Andrews, Alma Purify and Nancy Andrews.


. j Nurses Week Lecallarsas Are Maklnuaomaranca :& Nurse. Week Is >.;' Celebrated May 6-u, 2012 il( Q a: I.L BY GWEN HAYES Sentinel Editor Nurses all over the country are being honored and recog nized this week, May 6-12 2012 it's "Nurses Week. Retired nurse, Pauline Morgan Cole, has been put ting information together for a documentary on the history of African American nurses in the Tampa Bay area. Two of those who have and are making a difference in nurs ing are Wendi GoodsonCelerin (MS, ARNP, NE-BC, CMSRN) and Allie McPherson (R.N., B.S N.). Mrs. Goodson-Celerin is currently the Director of Women s and Children Services and Clinical Education at Tampa General Hospital. This is a new position that opened in February. Prior to this position, she was the first to hold the title Q of Director of Clinical Educa a: tion, also at Tampa General. I.L She is following in the foot steps of her mother, Barbara c( Goodson, who spent several years as a Registered Nurse 0 "That was pretty much all that I 0 knew about. I knew how my mother looked after people and 1I wanted to do the same," she explained. w She has been employed with > w Q w :::1: U) ::::::i ID ::::: 0.. z i= w ..J ...J ::::: ID ...J w z !i w tn WENDI GOODSON-CELERIN MS, ARNP, NE-BC, CMSRN Tampa General since 1988 after earning her degree from the University of South Florida She earned the MSN degree in 1998 also from USF and holds dual li censure in the state of Florida as an RN andARNP. The wife of Chaplain Celerin, she is the mother of Donovan, a student at Har vard University and Do minique, a student and cheerleader at the University of Miami. She attends Bell Shoals Baptist Church. Her father is Wendell Goodson. Mrs. Allie McPherson is retired after spending 41 years in active nursing. For 29 years, she was a teacher of Practical Nursing in the Hillsborough County School System. She says it was a stroke in early December 1998 that slowed her down in her profes sion. She suffered the stroke ALLIE MCPHERSON R.N., B.S. N. while on duty at Tampa General Hospital. "I was passing out meds (medication) when the stroke hit me I am so blessed. They took me right down and started working on me," she ex plained. Sh e had already de cided to retire December 31, 1998 Mrs. McPherson worked at W. T. Edwards Hospital, Clara Frye and Tampa General Hospitals. She received her ed ucation in nursing from Battey State Hospital School of Practi cal Nursing, Brewster Duval School of Nursing, University of South Florida and Hillsborough Community College The mother of Michelle Kenae McPherson, she is the grandmother of 2 and has 4 great-grandchildren She is a member of St. James AME Church, Progress Village and enjoys cooking and sewing. Celallradng Haalthcara Workers Caregiver's Helping Hand, Inc., Dr. Faith Felder and the Tampa Bay Chapter of the Na tional Association of Black Nurses will celebrate local healthcare workers with a 'Day in the Park.' "The Elizabeth P Smith, RN, BSN, Celebration For Healthcare Workers will be held on Satur day, May 19, 2012, 10 a m. 2 p. m at Williams Park, 4362 E. Os borne Ave. (33610). The late Mrs. Elizabeth P. Smith is described as a human itarian, missionary, philanthro pist and Registered Nurse. She was a mentor of young people as the Youth Director in the AME Church. She was an ac tiv e member at Allen Temple AME Church. Her charitable en deavors went beyond the doors of the church She stepped out on faith to help improve the quality of life for African-Americans As a breast cancer survivor, she was always conducting and educating the community on health and wellness. She was Executive Director of the Allen Outreach Center, which provided care for local residents affected by HIV /AIDS. She ob tained a federal grant in 1997 to help educate Mrican-American women in strategies in early in tervention and teaching tech niques for breast and cervical cancer. The Late ELIZABETH P.SMITH Mrs. Smith was in the first class of the Hillsborough Com munity College RN Program in 1973. She worked at Tampa Gen eral Hospital for several years As a healthcare provider she trav' eled throughout the United States Bahamas and Mrica teaching, mentoring an d educat ing. Caregiver's Helping Hand, Inc. is a non-profit volunt eer or ganization. For additional information, please call Richedean HillsAckbar (Executive Director and Founder of Caregiver's Helping Hand Inc.) at (813) 379-8966 or email EastTampaRichedean or Rosa Cam bridge (President, Tampa Bay Chapter Black Nurses) (813) 7674639, email, Nurserc6@aol.com. c 1 Tired of driving, high gas prices, and the stress of congestion 1 Let .HART get you to your destination. HARTis a clear, clean and inexpensive alternative to the automobile. ID I C\1 w CJ HART has more than 20 Park-n-Ride lots and transfer centers The is easy. Park your car in the lots and take a HART bus. Even if you don't .have a car, these ce[lters service many of our routes. HART is hard at work serving our community with improvements including, our Yukon Park-n-Ride transfer center, located between North Central Avenue and North Seminole Avenue. In the HART Yukon Park-n-Ride transfer center, HART is doubling the number of bus bays, adding public restroom facilities, and improving traffic circulation for better school bus drop-off For more information on fares, routes, and how HART can make your life easier visit our web-site www.goHART.org, or call the HART information line: (813) 254-HART (4278). Ride HART. Be Smart.


utVou! IIDPI81b 111'1111111 TRENIKA HAMILTON To Nunney Pooh. Love, mom dad and twins. This Is 1 Man's World BABYJU Happy birthday wishes go out to Jerome, a.k.a., Baby "Ju," who will be turning 3, 5-13-12. May God keep you in His arms to see many more. With a lot of love coming your way. Baby "Ju" will be celebrating his big day with family and friends with a trip to Islands of Adventures, Orlando. Enjoy your day. Love, mommy "Cream Puff", daddy, "Big Ju" and godmom, "Big B." 1stBom JA'KEVION Happy birthday going out to Ja'Kevion, born on S/10/07. The flyest kid in 813. They like my swag poppin' tags, you can't see me (in my John Cena voice). Love, Josh and Janica. HappJ15th Blnhdav CEOTHA BOOTH From, your fiancee, V anita and friends. BEVEL BEVEL Happy 26th birthday. Even though you're not out here with us, we're going to hold you down. So, keep your head up Boss Man, because we know you'll out. LA'DARIA Thank you Jesus for allowing me to spend another year with my lovely daughter. It's your day, Boo. Love always, mommy and daddy. CEDRIONNAAnd CEDDIE B Happy 30th birthday, daddy. I love you. special Shout Out' I want to give a very special shout out to the only lady of my life. This woman is unbelievable, always there when you need her. So, Boo this is your day to a phenomenal woman, to you Bren Bren. From, your oldest, "Mz. Bad A kids and grandkids. Love m you Bun. m


All About You! R LARRY And LANIYA Love, your wife, Angie; and daughter, Laniya. FRANK DOYLE, ALPHA, MIKIE, VICKY, BOBBY, JERMIAH, FRANK And OLIVIA Happy birthday, Frank. Love: grandma, mama, Alpha Mikie, Vicky, Bobby, Jer miah, Frank and Olivia. look Who's Turning 1111 And look Who' s Turning 5111 ISIS And JA'KEVIO N Happy birthday to Isis and Ja'Kevio n!! We love you! IIIII BlrthdiV, ISIS 'FRY, P EKA And ISI S From, mom and qad. May you be blessed with many more. IlPPI 8th Blnhdav JERMIA PEOPLES May God continue to bless you! Have a wonderful day. We miss you and love you: Mama Celeste and Papa Alex fro m North Carolina. 'Here Co10es Double Trouble' BABY JU And FAT DADDY Send a special shout out to my big brother, "Baby Ju." I love you. And a party's not a party until we show up and show out, May 19th, to be continued. Special birthday shout out going to Ms. Nana and Ms. Rudy. See you all at Islands of Adventure this weekend Irs 1 Pink And Purple Panv DAIZHAAnd FAMOUS KID BRICK All pretty girls, come party with Daizha and Famous Kid Brick, for her sweet 10th birthday at the Baymont Ballroom. Ganasta Panv, Mav 11th, 111 Black Analr Giving thanks to God for allowing me to see another year. Thanks to my angels, I wish they were here. Happy birthday ladies. In loving memory of Jen nifer "Jen" Johnson (May 12th) and Stephanie "Tina" Calloway-Monroe (May 13th). Come bolla at me, you know you know me, Friday, May ulh at KoKo's Lounge, a.k.a., Free food, free THUG drinks, an All Black Affair. Birthday shout outs: wee, Quay, B. J., Tina, Ty, Kisha, Kal, Shawn, PeePiggy and Kara.


KENYA KENYAAndTAMMY Happy birthday. Happy birthday, Sis. Love, your family and friends. And wishing you a happy birthday and much love. Love you! CEDDIE B., MS. P, LIL CED And KAY KAY We want to let our daddy know that we did not forget Happy birthday, old man. Happv Binhdav LILMAMA Happy birthday to Lil Mama. No, she's not lucky, she's blessed. Yes, clap for the heavyweight champ, Lil Mama. That's her M-0. Now y ou all add a beat to that. Love, your family and friends. Happy Birthday. MS. IRENE AndCEDDIEB Happy birthday to the world's greatest son. I love you. See you soon. TONY Thank you Lord for blessing me to see another beautiful year. Only the strong survive. Hapn Blrthdav, a1u Han' HENRY NORTON, SR. Happy Birthday, Daddy Your sons: Hen Dogg, DC and the Whole SCG Family. ...... ""' ... .. com Now On-line \ MRS. MATTIE ASH You are 3 in 1, but on this day and every day, you're a birthday girl. We love you, mom, grandma and granny-granny. Love, the Tolbert, Leech, Williams and Walker clans. Happy birthday. .... .... N 0 .... N 'TI 6 ::D 111 has Stav on Mv Babv Bav I g ';========================::::::::!en DERRICK, KYHEEM, KIV ARIEA, CHAKYRAAnd MALCOLM m z ::t z m r-aJ c: r rz ., c: aJ r-c;; ::J: m 0 m < m -1 c: m CJ) 0 )> z 0 Happy 2nd birthday is being sent out to my little man, Malcolm 'TI Hepburn, IV. Enjoy your day, baby. :!! Love, Ms. Jackson. 0 QUICK WEAVE

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Local St. John Progressive M. B. Church Hosts Communltv Dav, Mlnlstrv Euo Lisa Miftlin, Event Coordinator, spearheaded a committee to host a Community Day and Ministry Expo at St. John Progressive M. B. Church. Vendors with a variety of goods and services presented their re sources. The Ministry Expo was a showcase of the many ministries the church has to offer. (Photos by BRUNSON) Senior Pastor Bartholomew and Mrs. Vanessa Banks were present at the event. Evelyn and Abigale stopped by the event. Carolyn Russ, Dejournette Bellamy, Millie Thomas, Reginald Bellamy, Lillie Singleton and Sharon Dix were there with their scout troop. Shamika Jones in front of one of the ministry displays. Gloria McKinney and Eulauia Harris were there to represent their ministry. Representing the Membership Ministry are Elaine Mille and Carolyn Snell. These members are: in front, Lisa Miftlin, Mary Avery, Marchelle Burgess and Krysta1 Snell. In the rear, Kelvin Miles, Helen Rhanes, Lamona Harris, Gall Carter and Bruce Carter. This group of young people includes members of Scouting Troop r-0 :!':! c )> en m z :::! z m r-m ; c: r"j John A. Austin, Beverly Higdon and Sarah Worlds at the Comrmunity Day. z ., c: m r-c;; :I: m c m < m m c )> z c ::D B


A Shepherd Who Cares Sheep are said to be in great need of a shepherd. Sheep have the inability to fend for themselves and are in need of someone to take care of them. Because they are so docile many prey try to take advantage of them and kill them. This week s lesson in John 10:7-18 teaches us the blessings of having a good shepherd A good shepherd cares for his flock and does whatever he can to provide and protect his sheep. Jesus informs the multitude that He is the means that no one can have access to the sheep without coming through Him. As the sheep of God, no one can get to you or have you unless they come through Jesus You are always protected as long as you stay under the protected care of the Good Shepherd. Good Shepherd. He presses His claim in forming them that there have been others (thieves and robbers) who came be fore Him but His sheep did not listen to their voices (vs. 8). There are people who are thieves and robbers that will come to try and take you away. Jesus exclaims that the thief comes for three rea sons: to steal, to kill, and to destroy (vs. C Sheep are kept together fE in a safe and secure location c to prevent harm from comZ ing to them Jesus says to c( them that He is the door for the sheep (vs. 7). In previ ous verses Jesus talked about a person entering by the t-gate ; He now makes it clear that He is the gate. This w The thief and the robber do not come to help you ; he comes to take from you! The thief comes to take that which is precious from you and leave your life in a > w c w ::t: 0 ::i m :::l D.. z ..J ..J :::l m ..J w z i= z w 0 c( c a: 0 ..J u. ST. JOHN CATHEDRAL 3401 E. 25th Avenue, Tampa, Fl (Comer Of 34th St. & 25th Ave.) Phone: (813) 2483737 Or (813) 2483651 Fax: 242-8076 Careline: 248-HELP Blsllop Eddie leaklrk, Sr. Pastor WEEKLY WORSH. SCHEDULE 8 :00A.M. Spiritual Enrichment 9:45A.M. Sunday School/ Orientation 10:45 Worshi p Service (Youth Church 2nd And 3rd Sundays) 12:00 Noon Intercessory Prayer wJBible Study Wecllnlldar. 5:30 P M Free Tutorial 6:45 P. M & Youth Mid Week Service Email Us At: stjminiW'ies@aol.com Mission Statement: Our;h of the innerdfy the COOJI1U1Iy byministsriJgtolhe whole man. Otltrea:h M iniStry: m OOAH COMMLmY, 1\C. / ob !-()USE OF LYDIA w 0 chaotic mess. The gOod news of it all is that Jesus came so that you may have life and have more of it (vs. 10b). He does not come to take from your life but He comes to make your life full. He provides them with valuable information to help them understand the quali ties of a good shepherd He says, The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep (vs. 11). A shepherd does not take the life of his sheep; rather he gives his own life for them. A good shepherd makes life sacri fices for those entrusted in his loving care. Jesus contrasts another individual who is responsible for the care of the sheep He identifies this person as a hired hand The hired hand does not own the sheep, so when a wolf comes he will abandon the sheep and the wolf will attack the flock (vs. 12). A hired hand does not have a vested interest in the sheep. Jesus says the hired hand runs because he does not care about the sheep (vs. 13). The hired hands show up to do just enough and take long enough to get paid. The hired hand is not going to make any personal sacrifices NEW MT. ZICII M B. CHURCH, INC. 2511 E. Columbus Dr. (813) 248-8101 or (813} 247-3899 Pastor Emeritus Ea1y M::mPJ Wbal Change" (Acts 1:8, Rom. 1:8, 1 lhes. 1:8) NEW FRIENDSHIP M.B. CHURCH 3 1 0 7 E. Lake Ave.* 248-4127 ...--..-,Past o r Week l y Act i v i t i e s SU1day Cht.rch School 9 :30 A M Mormlg Woi'sHp 10:45 A M Bl:)le Class 4 : 30P M EYeningWorship 5 P M wecilescfay PrS}'el' Meeting 7 P M Bille Study 7 :30 P


Happy Mother's Day The Village and its surround ing communities are blessed to have loving mothers s uch as: Sharon "Cookie" Doby, Diane Inmon, Willie "Bert" Graham, Janice Hams, Della "Timmons" Doby, Ms. Dora McPherson, Ms. Yvette Wright, Ms. Sher lene Sanders, Ms. Gloria McNair-Johnson, Felicia Acosta, Ms. Rita Baldwin, Ms. Vern Mitchell, Renita Williams Hadley, Ms. Sharon Seabrooks, Ms. Annie Dale, Ms. Debbie Tolbert, Ms. Virginia Glover, Ms. Gloria Thorn ton, Mother Killins, Pam Mabry, Sandra Ming and the Raines sisters of Plant City. And these mothers were blessed to also have mothers as teachers, including: Ms. Julia Timmons, Ms. Iradean Biggs, Ms. Mervine Pring ley, Mary-Ann Thornton, Mozelle Debose, Ms. Annie Bell, Ms. Pam Ennis Col leton, Frieda Washington, Fannie Joyce Rodgers, Myrtle Mitchell, Dorothy Allen, Delores Sanders, Ms. Bowers and Sarah Dawkins of Tampa. And in the hearts yve will al ways miss and remember our mothers: Maretha Prince, Paulette Philon, Loletha Brown, Mother Sloan, Mat tie Mills, Olivia "Lou" Williams, Mother "Made line" Doby, Ms. Beulah Robinson, Willie "Queen" Favors, Anne Debose, Grandma Mollie Raines, Irene Durr, Viola Rawls, Aunt Della Vickers, Ms. Eve Cherry Doby, Ms. Nevelyn Mabry and Ms. Alberta Shedrick. But of course our world wouldn't be complete without our godmothers and like-a mothers, such us: Eunice Stokes, Rhonda Williams, Krista Williams, Carolyn Perkins, Nicole Green, Tracy Washington, Margaret Fisher and Altamease Culver. May Birthdays Zymir and Zavion Williams will celebrate their birthdays this month. They are the sons of Zenita Sharonda Anthony, formerly of Tampa, now of Jacksonville. They are the grandsons of Sha-Ron AnI CHURCH DIRECTORY I NEW BEGINNING CHURCH OF THE LIVING Email: bishopandrewsO IM ,com SERVICE TIMES Sunday School 10 A. M. lv\oming Service -11 :30 A M. Evening Service-7 : 30 P. M. Bibl e Stuclv -Tuesday Evening. Bibl e Band7:30 P. M Thursday Evening -YWVW7:30P. M 1 t And 3rd Friday Evening W omen's Outreach Ministry -7 : 3 0 P. M. PLEASANT M. B. CHURCH 2002 N Rome Avenue (Comer of Rome Ave. and Spruce St.) P.O. Box 4724 *Tampa Dr C.'T. Dldand, Pastor Tel: (813) 253-5714 *Fax (813) 254-1441 E-mail: MtPieasantMBaol.oom Devotion By Ml Pleasant Praise Team EARLY MORNING WORSHIP AT7:45 A.M. SUNDAY SCHOOL* 9:30AM. MORNING WORSHIP11 A. M. 1ST SUNDAYS 5 PM Family Series Hour (B.T.U.) 6 PM-lold's (Commll'lion) TUESDAYS 6 PM -Prayer Servioe 7 PM -General Bi>le Study 7 PM Youth Bible Study D1L C.'t 1C1R11.A11D, Pastor TAPE MINISTRY Order On Une At Web Site Or Can Church WEB SITE: MtPJeasantMBChurch.org thony and great, great grands of Christine Hill. Very special birthday greet ings go to: Willie Perkins of Plant City, Elijah Saffold, Bria Doby, Ricky Doby, Jr., Dasha Sneed, Tamichael Broadnax, Sarah Dawkins, Saarin Williams, Janae Mothersill, Delaysia Straughter, Rachel Chap man of Lakeland, and Ar daisha Hamilton who's turning sweet 16. We love you! Happy birthday memoriam for Evander Boyd (5/16). Also celebrating their natal days this month are: Anthony Amos, Anthony Perry, Bernese Reese, Bryce Johnson, Carmena Gor don, Carol Copney, Charles Martin, Chesney Bivens, Christina Logan, Cierra Daniels, Christine Phillips, Crystal Carpenter, Crystal Russell, Damion Everett, Dedra Jones, Derdrick Sanders, Dequan Major, Derek Webster, Dominique Beckles, Dwayne E. Sanders, Sr., Edna Wilker son, Elaine Ervin, Elizabeth McMillan, Eloise Griffin, Ericka Haywood and Ervin Everett. Sick And Shut:..Ins Yes, God is real! Eloise Leeks, Phyllis Akes, Archie Mae Wright, Ralph Williams, Eli Rodgers and family, Marie Benson, Dorothy Wllder, Perry King, Van Scott, James &REAlER FRIEIDSHIP M.B.CHURCH 3325 E. Emma St. Sunday School 9 :45 a m Morning Worship-11 a m Evening Worship -5 p m Prayer Meet ing Tuesday 7 :30 p m Visitors Are Welcome! &RACE IIARY .SSICII!RY WI1ST CIIIR:II 3901 N. 37th St 248-3779 ( "!,' : w .. BIER TIIOMAI J. .a Pastor Ear1y Morning Worship8 A.M. Sunday School 9 : 30 A.M. Morning Worship10:50 A M Bible Study, Wed. 7 P M THE PUBLIC IS INVITED Wiggs, Bob Anthony (TGH), and Janice Anthony, who's recuperating from foot surgery. Also, congratulations to Randell Doby, who received Honor Roll; as well as Rico, Ralisha and Raniyah Ming, who all excelled this grading pe-Sympathy Sympathy is sent to the riod. N We are so proud of you. Keep o .... Moore family in the passing of their loved one, Mrs. Lucille Moore. She will be greatly missed by family friends and church members. up the good work! N Condolences are extended to the entire Waters family and friends of the late Mr. Rodney Waters. The homegoing serv ice was held at St. John Progres sive, the Rev. Dr. Bartholomew Banks, offici ated. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. May each of you seek the Lord for comfort, guidance and strength during this time of be reavement Thumbs Up M.H.S. A team of students from Mid dleton High School won at the International Robotics competi tion last Wednesday. Middleton's Robotics Club draws largely from its magnet program in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathe matics. Congratulations! Your com munity is so proud of you!! Good luck in future endeavors. Congratulations A special congratulations is being sent to Ms. Danae Dur den, who received High Honor Roll on her report card. ...... ,. .... ,.1111!.,_ ___ This congratulation comes from your moms, Ms. Tiffany Do by and Ms. Sherilla Durr. Thought For Today As long as we have memo ries yesterday remains. As long as we have hope, tomorrow waits." Stepping 2 Victory On behalf of Stepping 2 Vic tory, we would like to say, Happy Mother s Day" to all of our team mothers, grandmoth ers and all those mothers who take time to help our children pursue their dreams. We really appreciate you. To register your step team or to participate in our fundrais ing, please contact Tiffany at (813) 965-3792. F.Y.I. God bless President Barack Obama and family, and also our troops, veterans and other servants in the com munity. Remember your helper in the kitchen, ShuLon's Kitchen 813741-9760 Call your news into Gloria at 813-7357968. ....,., lintel, 'hllllll ..... --..... 11 II ltl., 'hii.IJ----I .CIIIIM=---111111:11 le.ftiiJJIL1114:11 BROWN MEMORIAL CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST 2313 E 27th AVE. (813) 248-5690 (813) 241-6902 WEEKLY WORSHIP SCHEDULE Sunday School ..... 9:30A.M. Sunday Morning Worship .. .. 11 A.M. Sunday Evening Worship ... 7:30P.M. Morning Prayer (Tuesday-Friday) .... 9 A.M. 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Airican American Hlllsborollgh Clmmunitv ,.... ,.... Operates Unique College, WorkForce Join Business To oner Job Training BY LEON B. CREWS Sentinel StaffWriter Wally Ford started working for one of his uncles for a couple of years in his fu migating business. He was later able to go out on his own, and started A WF Fumi gation. "I gained a lot of experi ence working with my uncle, and after I went out on my own, I discovered this would be a great career for me." Mr. Ford said he was surprised not many African Americans were involved in this kind of business. "A lot of them work for companies that do this kind of work, but they don't own Q their own company. it "You need close to $250,000 just to get started, z because you have to get per -c mits and a lot of equipment. You also have to build up a C clientele." f3 Mr. Ford said his work I= speaks for itself, and he's done jobs all over the state, w both residential and com> mercial. w Mr. Ford said fumiga (il tion work is seasonal, and in :::1: the sea'son, he has 10 to 15 en :::::; guys working with him. Ill "They have to have expe rience on how to tint buildZ ings, and they can't be afraid ofheights ...1 "I've been doing this for S 15 years, and I've been doing Ill pretty good. My brother, uj Kelvin, is helping me run z the company because I suf i= fered a stroke recently. z w Everything is slowing coming en back and I still go out on work sites." ii: Mr. Ford said he'd love 0 to pass the business on to the ..I u. next generation to keep it going. When I first got into business, I thought I'd go into retail sales. I sold water beds WALLY FORD out of a store I owned in West Palm Beach. I've always had a business mind, and in volved in sales one way or an other. "I plan to expand my busi ness, and extend the area where I work. I really go where the customer calls me, and that can be anywhere." 25 Years Of Service Feed Our Children Minisbies, Inc. P.O. Box 2!1M15 (813) 784--1021 DR MOSES BROWN Sundays 8r. Thursdays Ill 0 ,.... 6:00p.m. Channels Brighthouse 949 & 950 Comcast 20 Verizon 29 & 30 The HOPE (Hillsborough Organization For Progress And Equality) Organization has submitted a proposed or dinance to the Tampa City Council to address unem ployment. It's area of interest is to get employers to execute preference to hire residents of Hillsborough County. They also propose that ex felons be given a better op portunity by asking employers to allow them to be interviewed and not bas ing their final decision on their criminal history. The members of HOPE prioritized unemployment in Hillsborough County during their 2010 convention be cause its rate is 3% above the national average. Unemployment in Hills borough County is highest among African Americans (18%); Hispanics (13%); 16 to 24 year olds (18.8%); for those who didn't graduate from high school (23.1%), and 13.9% for high school graduates without further formal education. Working with HCC, members of HOPE said their research shows many of the people hardest hit by unem ployment not have a comprehensive skill set or experience in any of six iden tified fields: office and ad ministrative support occupations. sales and related occupations; food preparation and serving and related occupations; business and fi nancial operations occupa tions; healthcare practitioners and technical occupations and education, training, and library occupa tions. HOPE spokesperson, Carol Partington, said what is most important is the recognition of the disparity, and coming up with a plan to deal with it. "Through research of job training available in Hills borough County, a deficit of short-term comprehensive training emerged. That's when we developed what we felt was a solution. We brought our plan to Rob Wolf, Senior Vice President of Hillsborough Community College, and it was well ac cepted." According to Ms. Partington, HCC will assign staff to develop curricula at fast track 6-8 week job skill cer tificate programs for at least three of the six prioritized oc cupations. For more information this program, contact Shunae E. Thomas, Com munity Outreach and Special Projects Manager, at (813) 259-6552. Leon B. Crews can be. reached at (813) 248-0724, or emailed at lerews@flsen tinel.com. New Bethel Progressive Missionary Baptist Church presents Annual Women's Conference Pastor lteginal & Sister Deborah Saturday, May 12, 2012 8:30 a.m. -12 Noon New Bethel Life Center 3011 East North Bay Street Tampa, Florida or 813-231-2922 www.newbetheltampa.org of good courage, and let us behave ourselves valiantly for our people, and for the cities of our God: and let the Lord do [that which Is} good In his sight ( 1 Chroni cles 1 9 : 13 ) Continental Breakfast & Lunch Provided


Local' Multi-Talantad-WOIIII RIII&SIS COIIIdV lVI Author, poet, comedian, motivational speaker, Gospel song writer/ arranger are a list of titles that represent the busy life ofW"mnie T. Durant. Ms. Durant is a retired U. S. Army veteran, and a member of several organiza tions. She said her gift for writing began around the age of six, and has blos somed into beauty. Ms. Durant's motto is "writin is excitin," and she begins her day as early as 3 a. m. She has just released a comedy DVD called "Ms. Gertrude ." Ms. Durant said she's always been ableto make people laugh, and on the DVD, she portrays an Ssyear-old woman that has an answer for everything and knows every ones business in he r church. The DVD was filmed liv e in Tampa Plant City, and High Springs, Florida. Ms. Durant grew up outside of the bay area, and gives the precious honor to h e r mother, who introduced WINNIE DURANT her to God. Ms. Durant said she's gifted n many aspects of life and her non-fiction books can now be found in Barnes and Noble, Walmart, and book stores across the coun try. Ms. Durant has been requested to appear at numerous programs as well as weddings funerals birthdays and on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. I can bring words that will leave you with those thoughts for a long time I created the 'Ms. Gertrude character in high Anornev General Honors Victim-Witness Coordinator Attorney General Eric Holder recognized Michelle Scott with the Federal Service Award at the 2012 annual victims' service awards ceremony a prelude to the nation' s observance of National Crime Victims' Rights W e ek April22-28 2012 Mrs. Scott has worked with victims of crime for the past 1 2 y ear s In response to the requirements of Title I of the Justice for All Act of 2004, for example she led the judges and prosecutors in the Eastern District of North Carolina to place the victim at the forefront of criminal proceedings. Since 2003, she has led the biannual Federal Domestic Violence Conference in North Carolina. Mrs. Scott developed and implemented model victim-witness training programs in Kosovo and Albania for judges, prosecutors victim advocates, law enforcement offices, and non government agencies. Mrs. Scott received the Federal Service Award, which recognizes service providers other profession als, or volunteers for their exceptional contributions MICHELLE SCOTI and extraordinary impact on behalf of crime victims in Indian Country on military installations, in national parks, or in other .areas under federal jurisdiction. Mrs. Scott was born and raised in the West Tampa area and graduated from Plant High School. She worked at Kentucky Fried Chicken, and later attended college in North Carolina. Her son, Albert Scott, is in the U S Air Force; and was recently recognized as Airman of the Year. Mrs. Scott is the first cousin of Tampa business man, Marvin Knight. Reporter Leon B. Crews can be reached at 9813) 248-0724, or emailed at lcrews@.flsen tineLcom. school when I was studying drama. In my senior year, I wrote and performed a skit to her class that made them }a ugh Ms. Durant is a dedicated lifelong member of St. Mark M. B. Church where she plays keyboard and presents her original Gospel songs being rendered by her granddaughter, Imnaria M. Davis, daughter of hair stylist/ event planner and decorator, Rochelle. Ms. Durant is working on her first play, "Church :::: Go'er," which is a musical comedy. Reporter Leon B. N Crews can be reached at (813) 248-0724, or emailed at lcrewaflsent nel.com. C) m .... ... I CD


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N .... .... .... Celebrating 6o Years Of Life On Friday, April 27th, Evangelist Katie joyously celebrated her 6ot birthday with her family and friends. The host site of this momentous occasion was the Coleman-Bush Center in Lakeland. Flowers by Marilyn beautifully decorated the room in zebra stripes, pink and red. Evangelist Mary Broaders coordinated the event and served as Mistress of Ceremony. The evening began with Prayer by Elder Ricky Burgess and a scrip C ture reading of Proverbs i:t 31:30-31. LL Demetris Gant, C Charlene Welch, and By :i Chemistry each render > songs of celebration. <1: Barbara Giles blessed the honoree with a praise dance, W which was followed by a duet rendered by Pastor > Lorenzo and First Lady a: Terrica Lewis. Words of g;! encouragement and expres W sions of love for the honoree C were shared by various fam i ly members and friends. tn Everyone enjoyed a buf :::i fet-styled dinner prepared m and served by Tamara Kemp, Ebony Hogan, and z Judy Rhodes. Remarks of i= appreciation by Eyangelist Spann and the Benediction ...1 by Overseer Giles conclud ::: ed an evening that will be remembered for a long time. w Among the guests: Z Denise Spann, Valissa !i Shaw, Tracy Shaw, leshia w Shaw, Susie Johnson, U> Janice Rogers, Theresa C Rogers, James Poe and family, Tameka Brodrus, 0 Kameisba Wilson, ...1 Overseer Abbott, LL Ernestine Richardson, Lovester Richardson, Steve Poe and family; the grandchildren of the Honoree: Jeremiah, Rodney, Kevin, Kevonte', and Lil' Rod; and a host of well-wishers Free Fitness Program Offered For Teens Lifestyle Family Fitness Centers is concerned about the fitness of our teens. The annual LFF Teen Initiative provides two-months of FREE gym access to teens ages 12-17. Teen memberships give teens access to the health clubs until 4 p.m. during the week and all day during the weekends. Pre registration is available on-line at www.LFF.com/teen For further information call1-800-543-3783 Community Day Of Giving To Be Held While y ard sales are a way of raising monies for some, on Saturday, May 19, 2012, Britt Chapel Church of God by Faith, Minister Gary Hird, pastor will host its third monthly Community Day of Giving. During this outreach to the community, food dothing, purses, shoes, appliances, toys, jewelry, and more will be given away. Yes, it' s a Church Yard Give -away, nothing is for sale!!!! EVERYONE IS WEL COME! Minister Hird shares that during tough (economi cal) times like we are living in today, this is one way that the church is reaching out to help the community. If you have items that you want to donate to this cause, please call (863) 419-5680 or (863) 513-8437. Happy Anniversary Shaw-Ntif Talk extends wishes for a happy anniversary to Reverend Van Green and his wife, Sheila as their celebrate 25 years of Holy Matrimony on May 16th. May the Lord continue to strengthen and bless this union to be an example to others for many more years! Birthday Greetings NITA McGEE Shaw-Ntif Talk extends wishes for a Happy Birthday! to: Plant City Lady Coretta Guzman celebrating her birthday on May 12th; Lakeland lady Nita McGee and Keundai Wilson, of Plant City, who will each celebrate another natal day on May 14th; and Mykia Coleman, whose birthday is May1sth. Belated happy birthday wishes are extended to Everett Williams, who cele brated his special day on May sth; and to Donovan ArrieJamal Jones, who celebrat ed his 2oth birthday on May 9th May the Lord continue to bless each of you many more birthdays! Shaw-NtifShout-Out This week's Shaw-Nuf Shout-Out extends a special Happy Mother's Day! greeting to some very special young Mothers, who are celebrating their First-Time Mother's Day: Mrs. Jordaeshia Green-Coleman, Ms. Breanna Green; and Ms. Corneshia Johnson. And though not firsttimers, special greetings to these young mothers: Mrs. Leslie Diggins; Ms. Monica Shaw, Mrs. Khaliah Johnson, Mrs. April VanRivers, Ms. Monica Landers, and Mrs. Shawanda Harden. May your 2012 Mother's Day be all that you deserve .... and more Talk To Shaw-Ntif Shaw-NtifTalk wants to hear from you. Share exciting news by sending an e-mail to: sbawnuftalk-@yahoo.com or calling (863) 513-8437. BARBAS SANDERS BUTLER&HovsEPIAN Aa:'J'ORNBYS AND OOUNSBLOR.S xr LAW INJURED or ARRESTED? m I co .... Jimmie Butler *Automobile Acddents *Motorcyde Accidents *Slip and Fall *Wrongful Death *Boat/let Ski Accidents *Defective Products *All Injury Oaims 1802 WEST CLEVELAND STREET TAMPA, FLORIDA 33606 813-254-6652 Katherine AgiiMio *Traffic Tlckets *OUI *Misdeameanors *Juvenile *Records Sealed/Expunged *Wori

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The rally officially kicks off the President Obama's 2012 campaign for reelection. with "a turquoise Erickson Beamon starburst pin." Mom Arms Gav Son With Stun Gun CHELISA GRIMES And Son, DARNELL YOUNG INDIANA Chelisa Grimes gave her gay son Darnell "Dynasty" Young, a stun gun to protect himself against bullies, after she lost faith that officials at Arsenal Technical High School in Indi anapolis would protect him The 17-year-old high school student says be took the stun gun to school because he didn't feel safe. On April16, six stu dents surrounded Young, taunting him and pelting him with homophobic insults He then took out the gun and fired it sending off an electric shock. The would be bullies were abated. Young's mom says she doesn't regret her de cision of giving her son a stun gun and, in fact, would make the same decision again How ever, her son is now facing ex pulsion. She said the choice to arm her son was one that she had to make. Young said it was unfair for him to be suspended from school for protecting himself. His decision to use the gun during the April 16 incident stemmed from his frustration over being bullied. He said that the bullying has pushed him to consider suicide. Cornel West, Activists Convicted For Disorderlv Conduct Cornel West leaves criminal court Thursday, May 3, 2012, in New York. NEW YORKTwenty ac tivists were convicted Friday of disorderly conduct at a protest over a contentious police pol icy, ending a trial that they used to spotlight their mes sage, but that prosecutors said was about the conduct of the protesters, not the police. A Manhattan judge con victed all the defendants in one of the biggest political protest group trials in the city in recent years. It drew extra attention for counting Princeton Univer sity professor and civil rights advocate Cornel West among the defendants, ar rested Oct. 21 while standing in front of a police station door to protest the stopping, question ing and sometimes frisking of hundreds of thousands of peo ple annuall y Convicted of an offense that is classified as a violation not a crime, he and 18 of the others were sentenced to time served the relatively brief period they were in custody after their ar rests One defendant, a per formance artist who had gotten into a vehement ex change with prosecutors on the witness stand, was sentenced to two days of community serv ice. The demonstrators stood in front of a Harlem police precinct carrying signs and chanting slogans opposing the stop-and-frisk tactic. Prosecutors said the pro testers blocked the sidewalk and stationhouse entrance and ignored an order to move, even after a police captain went to them one-by-one to warn that they would be arrested. Police say Yakim McDaniels suffered severe head trauma and was rushed to Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center where he was playing near the gate at about 4:30 p.m. Sunday on N Lott Avenue in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn EVERETI GLENN Everett Glenn, 19, a fresh man at Lafayette College was a reportedly charismatic and so cial teen who was even nicknamed "Mr. Mayor" by his fellow classmates. Glenn died this past Saturday, after drink : ing too much in celebration of his birthday. According to Glenn's mother, Joanne, Glenn drank 1 too much while celebrating his .: birthday then went to bed face up Emergency room doctors eventually told her that Glenn passed away after suffering a cardiac arrest. A police report states that the ; fencing star was discovered early Saturday afternoon at the college's residence hall and then immediately transported to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Fire officials say the boy s hand got caught in the parking lot gate as it started to rise. Father Alleaedlv Kills His Babv Soh During Two-week Visit A 24-year-old Orlando man is charged with first degree murder after allegedly killing his own son during a two-week visitation Eddie Lee Daniels, who is currently being held in an Or ange County jail, is suspected of causing massive injuries to the child, including frontal bulging and retinal hemor rhaging behind the eyes and a broken leg. During the baby's final hours, Daniels sister changed and fed the baby before leaving on a road trip. Daniels was alone with the baby for most of the day. Daniels told police he put the child in a carrier and later noticed that he wasn't moving so performed CPR. Draft ing 17 Months EDDIE LEE DANIEis The man, who called 911, denied dropping spanking or striking the child and insisted the baby had shown no signs of distress before becoming unre sponsive. 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Questions regarding the above projects may be directed to Hillsboroogh County Board of Commissioners, Department of Procurement Services, 601 E. Kennedy Blvd., 18th Fl., County Center, Tampa Florida, 33602, (813) 272-5790 during regular business hours NOTICE OF INTENT TO SOLE SOURCE FILE NUMBER: S5-P-o1 .66-0-2012(EM) Purchase of Hach Brand Chemicals and Reagents For the Public Utilities Department Hillsborough County i ntends to recommend the award of a sole source purchase agreement for Hach brand instrumentation, accessories and chemical reagents. Hach instrumentation and equ i pment requires the use of Hach brand chemicals and reagents and cannot be substituted for another brand. Only Hach products are acceptable This contract will be for a five year period in the amount of $676,500 00 The sole source determination that the Hach Company is the only source for all of the Hach Brand chemicals and reagents utilized by Hillsborough County and no other reseller or distributor carries all of the Hach Brand chemicals and reagents required. Contractors who believe they can meet or exceed the above stated requirement must provide convincing technical data sufficient to support their position The Hillsborough County Department of Procurement Services must receive replies to this notice not later than close of busi ness on May 21, 2012 After th i s date, an award will be made Responses to this notice will be used to determine whether bo n a fide competition exists Send written responses to the Hillsborough County Department of Procurement Serv i ces 601 E. Kennedy Blvd., County Center, 18th Floor Tampa, F l orida, 33601, Attention: Er i c S Meserve CPPB Sr Procurement Analyst or FAX to (813) 272--6290. For further information call (813) 301-7089 SUPPORT THEFLORIDA SENTINEL ADVERTISERS IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE THIRTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR -HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 2010 TBOM MORTGAGE HOLDING, LLC, Plaintiff, vs. RONALD SERVIDIO, JASON FUGLESANG, ASHLEY FUGLESANG, UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION NO. 1 AND UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION NO.2, Defendants NOTICE OF JUDICIAL SALE PURSUANT TO .031, FLA. STAT. To Defendants RONALD SERVIDIO, JASON FUGLESANG, ASHLEY FUGLESANG, UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION NO. 1 AND UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION NO. 2, and all others whom it may concern : Notice is hereby given, that pursuant to the Final Judgment of Foreclosure entered on April 30th, 2012, in Case No. 2010-021371 in the Circuit Court of the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit in and for Hillsborough County, Florida, in wOhich Space Coast Credit Union is the Plaintiff, and RONALD SERVIDIO, et. al., are the Defendants I, the Hillsborough County Clerk of the Court, will sell at public sale the following described real property located in Hillsborough County: LOTS 9 AND 10, BLOCK 100, TERRACE PARK SUBDIVISION, UNIT NO. 3, ACCORDING TO THE MAP OR PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 14, PAGE 16, OF THE PUBLIC .RECORDS OF HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, FLORIDA. The above property will be sold on June 5th. 2012 at 2;00 p.m. to the highest and best bidder for cash, at the 2nd Floor of the George E. 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FLORIDA SENTINEL SECTION 67 YEARS SERVING TAMPA FRIDAY MAY 11, 2012 c You Are God's Greatest Gift To Me MRS. ZEFFIE MARSHALL Happy Mother's Day to the world's greatest mother in the world. Thank you for always being there for me. Good or bad, you are #One! Love, your son, Bigg Robb .... Happy Moth er's D ay, M o m PEANUT, TABOO, E.J., WUSSIE, AND LIL JON JON We love you to death. Your 4 Pac. Happy Mother's Day To A Very Special Mom IRENE MIDDLETON From: Vera, Shirley, Ralph, Connie, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. Happy & Blessed Mother's Day 'Catherine V. Miller' CATHERINE V. MILLER We truly are "favored" by God to have a wonderful, loving, spirit-filled "Virtuous" Mother! Love, Alicia, Johnny, Felicia, and Iesha.


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Happy Mother's Day '11 CECE, LONDON, LOSKI, JAZZ, AND DEAN HARIYAH, FREDRICKA, HIRAM, JR., AND HIRAM,lll 6 :::u Is going out to the Traps. Love you ladies, from Dean. Happy Mother's Day YVONNE ROSEBORO Happy Mother's Day to our lovely lady, our backbone. Words can't explain or express how much we appreciate you for being our mom. With that being said, like to say Happy Mother's Day, Lady. Love you a lot. Love, Tiny, Ms. J., and Baby B. Happy Mother's Day 2012 SHIRLEY McPHERSON Wishing our mother, Shirley, a blessed Mother's Day 2012, with all our love. From your daugh ters, Johnnie Mae, Pamela, and Thelma Reeves. Happy Mother's Day to my soon-to-be wife, Fredricka. Me and the kids love you always! B ,. en Happy Mother's Day Happy ifi ROSLYN ROBERTS We love you. From your kids and family. We Are The Best MS. TEE Happy Mother's Day to my lovely sisters. Love, your sis, Shawn and your kids. / Mother's Day :; SHAWN WATSON Am I my sister' s keeper? Yes I am ... Sis, I just want you to know no matter what we go through, I love you and will be there when everyone else fails. Dial me up and I will be there though times may be tough and nights may seem long, I know in my heart you will soon be home. So until that day comes just hold your head high and remem ber that only the strong can survive. Happy Mother's Day. Love, your sis, Shawn and your kids, Ronald, andJ'Ron. c: r r m :::! z ., c: CD r c;; ::::t m c m < m :::u -< -1 c: m ?< ,. z c '11 :!! c ?<


Jfappy :Mother's (J)CJ,y Happy Mother's Day WILLIAMS Mommy and me. Happy Mother's Day. I love my c mommy; my mommy loveees me. a: -u. c z c( c en w :::) 1-; Happy Mother's Day w c w ::z:: en ::J m :::) Q. z ..... ..... :::) m ..... w z i= z w en c( c a: 0 ..... u. ROKIMA TIFFANY, BOOSHEA, AND ETHAN Happy Mother's Day to some of the greatest mothers in the world. I need you, you need me, we're all a part of God's body. It is His will that every need be supplied. You are important to me. I need you to survive. Stand with me, agree with me. I pray for you, you pray for me. I love you, I need you to survive. I won't harm you with words from my mouth, you all my life, I need you to survive. is just a minor setback, for a nuYOr come back. Yellow, Booshea, says you love you. And keep your head up. Only the strong will survive. Mother's Day blessings go out to Asley, Muta, Booshea, Tracy, Kina, Tiffany, Beth, Shantel, Veronica, Alisa, and Nanny, may your days Iyana be blessed. Love Ernestine and family. Happy Mother's Day MZ. NANIE AND MZ.ROCK Happy Mother's Day to my beautiful mother. Enjoy your day. Strong Woman JANICA Happy Mother's Day to the mother of my daughter and the lady whomllove. Love always, Tyre. You Are The Best RORO, SHAWN, AND DRAY SEAN Happy Mother's Day, mom, you are the best. Love, your kids, RoRo, Dray, and Sean. A+Mommie TYANDJJ Happy Mother's Day to the world's greatest mother. Love, Tyre' Ianna, and Ja'Kevion. Happy Mother's Day RONALD AND SHAWNTRECE TIIOMAS I would like to wish my wife, Shawntrece Thomas, a.k.a. Ms. Boo, a Happy Mother's Day. I love you and miSS ;you. Also, Happy Mother's Day from Ronald, Jr., and J'Ron. We love you mommy. Love, your husband and your boys.


Jfappy 9rlotlier's (j)ay Happy Mother's Day, Ma KESHIA, MS. CAROLYN, AND.TOMIKA You're all we've got left and we love_ you dearly. We Needed A Change DUNK AND KATE Sasha, don't tell nobody. Happy Mother's Day from your new beginner. 'Live From The Kitchen' MS. MILLIE It's just me and my kids. Do This Year Round TRINA AND LIL WILL Best mom ever. Happy Mother's Day, Mom ZENOBIA HARPER From your daughtersin-law, Casey and Sharon. Love, the Waltons. Happy Mother's Day ZENOBIA From your daughterin-law, Sharon. Happy Mother's Day r-. TRINA, LIL WILL AND BIG WILL "11 r-0 Happy Mother's Day 2012 DAMARTINSA DAMARTINS On this Mother's Day, I want to wish a Happy Mother's Day to my wonderful wife, my friend, my love, a terrific mom. You bring so much happiness into my life. Happy 1 s t year of being my loving wife and I hope we have more. I love you. Happy Mother's Day, Bae, love, Bird and Kids. c :J> en m z :::::t z m r-aJ c: r r m :::::t z "'0 c: m r-u; % m c m < m -t c: m en c :J> z c "11 :lJ c Happy Mother's Day J C) m """ I 0 SOPHIA, MS. BOO, AND SHAWN


i Jfappy ::Motlier's (j)ay :::E c a: u. c a: u. c z c( c en w ::::: tw > w c w ::1: en :; m ::::: D.. z i= w ..J ..J ::::: m ..J w z i= z w en c( c a: 0 ..J u. (.) I CIO w 0 Happy Mother's Day JOANNE, JOQUEZ, WALTA VIA, AND WALTER We would like to say Happy Mother's Day to our mother, Ms. JoAnne Smith. Love, Joquez and Waltavia. Very special love on Mother' s Day to my wife, and mother of our love. Your husband, -Walter. Happy Mother's Day YVETTE We would like to wish a Happy Mother's Day to the best mother in the world, Ms. Yvette Smith, a.k.a. "Ma." Ma, you're the best and we love you, we are truly blessed to have a mother like you and you mean the world to us. We love you, Ma. Also, Happy Mother' s Day from your grandkids. Love, W alt, James, Ronald, Ms. Boo, Wayne, Denesha, Shanna, Chyna, Shawanda, and Big Jermain. Happy Mother' s Day & Birthday LAKISHAAND QUESHA Happy birthday and Mother's Day to m y lovely, wonderful mother, Lakisha. She' s turning 33 and still looking good as you can see. Love, Quesha. 'A Mother You Are' MR. AMSCOT AND MRS. PHAT STACKS $$$$ You are my wife, lover, my friend, a wonderful stepmother to my son, and I know I tell you all tha t but I want to tell you again. Thank y ou, I love you, and enjoy your day o f fun and gifts. Love, Big Daddy. My Mommy And Me TREASURE AND MS. MARIA TREASURE AND MS. MARIA Happy 101 Mother's Day to a wonderful mom. I love you so much! Love Treasure Happy Mother's Day LAKISHAAND BRUCE I would like to wish my Homie, lover and friend a Happy Birthday and Mother's Day. Happy Birthday and Mother's Day,Bae. I must say way back then you were my Boo, that's why many years later, I came for you and I got you. Now, I can tell the world I love you. Enjoy your day, love Bruce. ............................................................ .. "To describe my mother would pe to write about a hurricane in its perfect : .po wer : May a Angelou l ........ ........................................ ..


.1fappy :Motlier's (]Jay BestMommie ANDREA, MIKIA, MIKARA, .Jil., -AND CHRISTINA I We would like to wish our mommie a Happy Mother's Day. Love, your 4 Pack, Mikia, Mikiara, lil Chris, and Christin a. Happy Mother's Day I VICKIE HUDLEY VICKIE HUDLEY AND MERCHELLE BRYANT Happy Mother's Day to my Bestie and me. Good friends are hard to find, and I love you like one of my own sisters. Happy Mother's Day, friend. Love you! Happy Mother's Day ANDREA AND CHRISTOPHER, AND CHILDREN, MIKIARA, CHRISTINA, AND LIL CHRIS I would like to wish my wifey a Happy Mother's Day. Love, your hubby, Chris, and our 4 Pack, Mikia, Mikiara, lil Chris, and Christina. Happy Mother's Day To Our Mother ELIZABETH HALL E ... ... To a mother that's like none other. We want the 6 world to know, we love :D and appreciate our gift from God. en m z m ,.. ,.. ,.. z :'0 c: m ,.. Cii :::t: m c m < m ""i c: m en c ,.. z c "T1 :!:! c JAQAUN, JAYDEN, DIMOND, AND BIRD IYANNA .. . 1'Bio/ogy is the least of what : makes someone a mother." . Oprah . Happy Mother's Day Iyanna. From your kids and Sweetos. Happy Mother's Day MARIETI'A ROBERSON To a very special lady God has been so good We love you, mommy. Love, Meek and grandkids C) m cp 0


i Jfappy 9dotlier's (J)ay Happy Mother's Day To My Mother And Sister Q SHANICE AND CHERYL iE u. Q I would like to wish my mother and sister a Happy Z Mother's Day. And a specl.al shout out to my auntie, C( Tashia. Love always, Keisha, the lovely lady. Q m w i:i Q w ::1: fn :::J m ::l a.. z ffi ..... ..... ::l m ..... w z w fn c( c a: g u. 0 0 ,.. w C) Happy Mother's To Our Moms SISTERS, KEISHAAND SHANICE, AND DREN, WA'YONNA, CHARLES, AND TONIO We would like to wish our moms a Happy Mother's Day. You put up with our bad selves over the years and took care of us with no hesitation. We love you all and want you all to keep up the good work. You Saw The Best In Me! MAMA BOSS AND BOSS Special Mother's Day wishes go out to the best mother in the.. world, Ms. Coneathia. Thanks mother for holding me down from day one. I love you so much. Love, your Baby Boy Wendell. Happy Mother's Day KATHY Tb,imk. you, Ma, in case I don't&.nk you enough. Love, Millie. M Happy Day In Loving Appreciation Of Our Mom MRS. LILLIE MAE MYERS Mom, thanks for always returniD& home from a hard day's work and not abandoning your Rambo kids. With all our love, Happy Mom's Day: Ethel Mae Frances (Simpkins) Greene, Jton Myers, Riek Myers, Robert Myers, Usa Myers, Mamie Moore, Nancy (Simpkins) Dennis, and Rosa Simpkins. Meet The Tolberts CHRIS,_KEISHA, WA 'YONNA, AND TONJO Me and my kids would like to wish my beautiful wife a Happy Mother's Day. She is a strong, independent woman and we her through the good days and bad days, she still remains strong. Love, your kids and husband, Pound.


Happy Mother's Day MAURICE, GETfl, TOOT, AND ERIEL Happy Mc.ther's Day, Mom. We love you.u Two Wonderful Moms, JACQUEUNE PATIONAND DIANN MOORE Your sons, Torry and Israel, love you. Happy Mother's Day. HaPJ>Y Mothers Day r.JEANETIETAYLOR I want to wish niy mom, Jeanette Taylor, a Happy Mother's Day. Mom, I want to thank you for everything you have done for me. I love you. Your Nicole. daughter, My Sister CHANCEY Happy Mother's Day,baby Truly Blessed SHERIAHAND MS.CHA Mother's Day wishes go out to my sister, She riah and my lovely mother, Coneathia. Love, Wendell. 'Ms. Maury' FAITH, DESMOND, AND FAT DADDY With my children by my side, I will continue to be the mother I am. Nothing else even mat ters. Also, Happy Mother's Day to my mother, Momagal. Eleven more days and you will be home! Happy Mother's day to us. Just Lovely JOHNEATHER -, On the front row are: Shake'la, Keshia, and Tiffany. On the back row from left to right are: Trice, Sant, Tae, Kuteria, and Bea. Happy Mother's Day. ...................................................................... . 11The real religion of the world comes from women much more than from men -from mothers most of all, who carry the key of our souls In their bosoms." Oliver Wendell Holmes . ............................................................................. ......... ... ... .... .... .... N ., r-0 :::0 6 ,.. en m z ::1 z m r-Ul c: rrm -1 z ., c: UJ. r-c;; ::z:: m c m < m :::0 -< ..... c: m en c ,.. z c :::0 6


iij :Jfappy :Motlier's {})ay c a: u.. c z c( c {/) w ::::;, I-ii: w > w c w l: {/) :::::i al ::::;, a. z i= w ....1 ....1 ::::;, al ....I w z i= z w {/) c( c a: 0 ....I u.. 0 I N .,... w CJ Ain't No Mother Like The One I Got ... JIGGY Happy Mother's Day to the Trillest Mom, Ernestine. Love, Middy 2X's. P. S. Happy Mother's Day to the Ceka Mom and the Trill Camp Mothers. Love you all Trill Fam. This One's For You KC, YAHNI, AND LO-BOY We would like to send a special Mother's Day shout out to our wonderful mother, Mrs. KC. Most kids would want the world, but just having a mom like you is priceless. You go that extra mile to make us smile and definitely to make our day, and for that, we honor you. Love, your kids, Yahni, Pooh, and Lo-Boy. STEIN l?urity CONEATHIAAND CLINT Happy Mother's Day! to the #t Mom. From: Clint, Lil Wes, Dhari, and Wendell. exhorted her children at every ; opportunity to 'jump at de sun.' We might not land on the : sun, bu t at least we would get off the ground." : Zora Neale Hurston .. Happy Mother's Day AUDREY BLACK We rejoice on Mother's Day for the joy we feel as we celebrate the most caring, loving, and selfless mother! We all love you dearly and. thank God for you. Your children, grands, and great grands. Happy Mother's Day P-NUf,_MS. PHYLLIS, MS. STICKS, TRA, NENE, ANDMONIQUE To our mom that we love so much. Keep up the good work Ms. Phyllis. Love, your kids and grandkids. Happy Mother's Day, Lisa LISA AND JACK Love always: Jack and your children and grandchildren.


J{appy (j)ay Happy Mother's Day! Happy Mother's Day To My Girls Enjoy Ladies KEY KEY, ME ME, MAN MAN, YONIA, NAY NAY, RAY RAY, AND DE DE Happy Mother's Day ladies enjoy your day. Love always, Quona Happy Mother's Day, C J, Love You Happy Mother's Day SAQUONA JENKINS ANDCHERYLL JENKINS TRACIE JENKINS AND CHERYLL JENKINS r-----, J.:}'\. ALICIA, CHERYLL, AND TRACIE CJ, The Best Mom Ever ME AND MY GIRLS Happy Mother's Day MALCOLM AND RERE Happy Mother's Day to my loving mother. I would also like to wish you a Happy Belated Birthday. Love, Malcolm. Happy Mother's Day ROBIN, CHERRELL, AND TEE-TEE Sending a Happy Mother' s Day out to my loving mom, (Cherrell), and Tee-Tee, and to my other sisters. I want to also send you a Happy Mother's Day also, Arnie and Doris. 3: ..... ..... 1\) 0 ..... 1\) "T1 r-0 c )> (J) m z ::::! z m r-1 IJJ c: r rm ::::! z "'0 c: IJJ c CJ) ::z:: m c m < m -t c: m cn c )> z c "T1 l:J c ..... Co) I 0


(Ill fi J{appy :M.other's (])ay -i .IL _____________________ A __ G __ r_ea_t_B __ Ie_s_s_in_g ____________________ a: LL. c a: LL. c z Ill( c en w ::::: w > w c w ::1: en ::::i m ::::: a.. z i= w ..J ..J ::::: m ..J w z i= z w en Ill( c a: 0 ..J LL. w CJ VIDA, POP, KISHAWN, AND AALIYAH VIDA Happy Mother's Day to my Mrs. Grady. From your hubby, Pop, and our loving kids, Kishawn and Aaliyah. Happy Mother's Day MS. MUFF I would like to wish myself a Happy Mother's Day. Being a mother is a full time job and I would like to say I do my job well. Also, Happy Mother's Day to my lovely mother, Ms. Alberta Showers and all of my sisters, Shawn., Tasha,Tresa,Ash,and Carly. I love you all. Happy Mother's Day RAY RAY Happy Mother's Day to my favorite girl, Tasheca. Ma, you have been there for me and my brother through it all and we love you for all you do. Love, Ray Ray and Lenirio. Enjoy your day, Ma. Happy Mother's Day MRS. REGINA HALL Happy Mother's Day from your husband, Bobby Hall, and family. Love you always. Happy Mother's Day KIM To my Goonette, Mrs.KC. Happy Mother's Day SHAGORA, JIMMY A, AND BA'KIERRA To a wonderful mother of two, Ms. Go Go, for nine lovely years and still counting. Happy Mother's Day EVANGEUST BETTIE BOGAN VIVERE'ITE You're the reason for the season. God blessed us with a mom like you. We love and appreciate you for all that you've done for us and your family. God makes no mistakes, thank you mom May God con tinue to bless you and keep you in His arms. Love, your ebildren: Edward, Sharlene, Jeff and Sabrina; Nephew, Sean; and grands: Robert, Edward, Jeff, Javon, and Jazzerey.


:J{appy 9dotlier's ay Mommy, Our Hero ATIY. CLINTON PARIS AND MARIE TARVER WHITE You were selected by the Community through TOBA 2012, as the Unsung Hero (for work through On-Que Magazine). But you have been our hero all our lives. We love you: Bridget, Atlanta, GA; Tina, Donna, Sam, Donta, Teri, and grands. Happy Mother's Day JACKIE AND TRESE You are a beautiful, strong woman who raised 7 kids on your own. Without you, there will be no us and we thank God for you everyday. Love always, your kids, Tank, Shenale, Reggie, Trese, Harriet, Chuck, and Rakim. Happy Mother's Day SHENALE AND TRESE You two ladies are the best mom a daughter can have. Love always, J erria and De'syre. Happy Mother's Day And Birthday, 5-14 The Staff of On-Que! Magazine Seated are Marie Tarver White and Pastor Donald White. Standing from left to right: Drew, Arthur, Langston, Kay, Destanee, Leafie, and Donald D. To our Editor-In-chief, God can and God will. We all love you and may both days be filled with joy. Mrs. White, Happy Mother's Day. Thanks for being our team mom for 14 years. From: Coach Dexter, Bill, and Aikens, Class of2012 of Brooks-Debartolo Collegiate High School. Happy Mother's Day TOOTlE AND GETTI Been around the world and I ya ya, I'm still with my Baby. Twelve years. and still counting. Happy Mother's Day, Baby. Happy Mother's Day LOVELY AND TOOT To my sister, from her first born London nieces and nephews, Ronald, Doneisha, Maurice, and Eriel. Also, like to wish my mom, Deka, and Grandma Big a Happy Mother's Day. Happy Mother's Day To My First Born QBEAST I remember like it was yesterday, your first cry, your first crawl, your first teeth, and your first walk. I was the happiest mother in the world. Lord, I thank you for my child. I wish you a blessed Mother's Day. Love, CJ. 1: .... .... N 0 .... N ., ,... 0 :!! c )> en m z m r;al c: ,.... ,... z c: al ,... u; ::1: m c m < m ::u -< -t c: m en c )> z c ., ::u c .... (11 I 0


!-L.. __ H_ap_p_y_M_o_t_h_e_r'_s_D_a_y __ __, We Love You Mommy Happy Mother's Day I Q a: u. 0 I CD ,... KIM AND SMILEY MS. DYRTY DYIANA ANDKIMKEE I do it to you all every year. I want to wish me a very big, Happy Mother's Day for being a mother 365 days a JADEN AMARE' AND SHALISE MONET year. Love you mom, R.I.P Happy Mother's Day and every day. From Jaden Amare' and Shalise Monet'. DONTEZ, VARIO, VARIYA, 'SHAY,ANDSHARIYA To the mother of my kids, you are doing a good job and I appreciate you. Happy early birthday. BEULAH POWELL JAMES Thanks to you for being the matriarch of our family. We appreciate your leadership, love, prayers, kindness, and your moral contributions. We love you and may God continue to bless you. The Powell and James Families. Love Vario and the kids. ALVEDA DAWKINS, MAMIE RICHARDS, AND SHARON HOUSTON Alveda is sending out special hugs and kisses to her mother, Mamie Richards, and sister, Sharon Houston. Happy Mother's Day to u .. : 11The moment a child is born, the mother is also born. She never existed : : before. The woman existed, but the mother, never. A mother is something : absolutely new. Rajneesh The World's Greatest Mom MS. SHAN Happy Mother's Day, mom.mie. We love you. Your lovely little Ladies, Can'terria and Mz. Carrington.


Jfappy :.M.otlier's (})ay Happy Mother's Day Mama P JULICIAAND PRISCILLA CeAIRRAAND PRISCILLA We love you mom. We love your aliveness, your joy in living, your understanding, giving and your strength. And what we love best of all is that you love us. God of all mothers, thank you for blessing us with ours. Love, CeAirra, Brittany, Julicia, Aviance, and Justin. Ma! Ma! Ma! Happy Mother's r-Happy Mother's Day 2012 JOHNNIE MAE REEVES Happy Mother's Day 2012 to our wonderful mother, Johnnie Mae. From your children: Gregory, Linda, Leroy, Charles, Dontavious, Jessica, Anita, Danielle, Dameon, Phylicia, Raven, andJoe. Weloveyoumom. Day Clevetta McHenry CLEVE'ITA To my lovely wife and a wonderful mother, grandmother and great grandmother. You are the best. Love Marty. Happy Mother's J?ay CLEVE'ITA AND TRACIE Mama, you are the best and you are one in a million. Love you, your family. !:--'i. MR. DANIElS, MRS. DANIElS, LIL CHRIS, LIL JEDARIC, QUAN, AND NIYA That's all you hear in our household. That's why this day is always for you, rna, from your lovely 4 Pack. We love you. Happy Mother's Day TRACIE AND_ CHERYLL To the most beautiful mother in the world "Tray." I'm so blessed to have you as a sister. God bless you. LoveCJ. Happy Mother's Day MISS KELLEY Yes, you are my Grandma, but you have been my mother since day one and I just wanted to say thank you. Love, Regina. r-0 6 )> Mother's Day tn m z m r;m c: r rz "'0 c: m r-u; :z:: m c m < m MS.WALKER m tn Happy Mother's Day C tome. Loving me some me! )> z c Happy Mother's Day NANA Happy Mother's Day, Nana. We love you. Julian and Julia E Jackson. :!:! c ...... .... I (')


i :J{appy ::Motlier's (]Jay c a: u.. c z c( c CJ) w :::) 1> a: w > w c w J: CJ) ::J D :::) D.. z t= w ...J ...J :::) D ...J w z t= z w CJ) c( c a: 0 ...J u.. 0 I 00 """ MRS. JEANETTE BERRY Happy Mother's Day MRS. SYLVIA ANDREWS MRS. NANCY ANDREWS A mother's love is something that comes from the heart that can still be felt even when we are apart. A mother's lov e is a voice that guides us as children, cautions as we reach our teenage years, and strengthens us as adults. It transcends all distance and time bringing comfort, guidance, and understanding. We may not say it as often as we should, but we are truly blessed to hav e you in our lives. Happy Mother's Day from your loving families. : "We never know the love of a parent until we become parents : ourselves. : Henry Ward Beecher Loretta (Precious) Robinson Who can find a virtuous woman? For her price is far above rubies. The heart of her husband doth safely trust In her, so that he shall have no need of spoil. P r overbs 31:10, 11 From Your Husband, Dr. Greg Robinson Family, Tiffany & Eric Jr. Rea Harden, Alethea Harley Mother Mary Robinson Happy Mother' s Day From Rev. Bever l y Robinson Johnson (In Memory) Mother V ell ena Va ld ez (In Memory) It' s been many years now, Mom, since the day you went away; Yet it seem$ like just last night, I watched you fa d e a way. M o m, whe. n y o u closed your e y es, I knew my heart would brtiak. So many thi n gs w e didn' t do so many trlp s w e d i dn't tak e. I miss all the things you d i d f o r m e the thing s we d i d together all the things we sh ould have done but I thought we had forever Mom I know I said I'm missing you Your touch, your smile y ou r I know somewhere in the hAAuAn< Lies a beautiful God Given Happy Mother's Day MRS. GLORIA ADAMS ANDREWS We know that having you as our mother was a b lessing from above because no other person could show such love. We appreciate the times that you were-always there to show just how much that you really care. So on your special day, enjoy what life brings to you, you are such an amazing mother whose love is..so true. We are glad that God blessed us with you as our mother, from Kay, Susan, Blythe and Sylvia, Nancy and Kevin; your grandchildren, and great grandchildren. In CJ?smem6rance of cr-ou Missing You On Mother s Day MRS. SHIRLEY ADAMS THOMAS Sister MRS. NIKOLEAN ADAMS MARTIN Sister Although you are not here with us, we often call your name. My life goes on, but things are not the same. You left a void in the hearts of everyone you met. Your memories remain with us, never will we forget. You lived a life of virtue that transcends time and space. You're always in our thoughts, but in a better place. We will always remember, love and miss you, your daughter, sister, and granddaughter, Mrs. Adams Andrews and family.


In o/.eme.m6rance O('You :B Happy Mother's Day ATUNE McNEAL To You All MAXINE CLARDY SHIIU.EYA. BRONSON Last year in October, the Lord made another call. He called Jean, another one of our loved ones to come home and rest. We hurt 80 bad, but the Lord knows best. Only one thing that helps us get through and that is one day we'll all be with you. Love always and forever, the family. Happy Mother's Day MRS. CARRIE WALKER We want to acknowledge such a kind, beautiful, loving and car ing woman on this day. She is gone, but never forgotten for all of the support, love, and The list can go on and on that she provided for the, family. We miss you and your Sunday Fam.lly Soul Food. There is noth ing better than heaven and we know you are there. Love always, Fannie, Valerie, Tina, Twanda, Joe, Zberawn, and Courtni. Happy R b emem ering You a Mother's Day, Grandmom On This Special Day MRS. CLAUDIA CARWISE ROBERTS November 20, 1914 December 2, 2005 You were so gentle, yet so strong. You always made us feel like we belong. God chose you for oqr grandmother and we thank Him so dearly for that Years have passed; but we will never forget all of the good times we had together. We will forever love and miss you. Your granddaughter, Cotney, and family. "Jfundreas of aewarops to greet tlie aawn, liurufreas of 6ees in tlie purpfe clOver, liurufredS o 6utteifEies on tlie fawn, 6ut on(y one :Motlier tlie wide wo& over. (}eorge Cooper Happy Mother's Day r-.., MRS. DOROTHY CARWISE MALLARD September 3, 1930 -February 21, 2009 Momma, your life was full of loving and good deeds. Thanks for being such a great mother. We will always re member that special smile, that caring heart. There'll.never be another one to replace you in our lives. God had a better home for you and He took you there. We love and miss you 80 much. Your daughter, Unda Cot ney and family. MRS. JOHNA BEU.E ANDREWS Though years have passed since you left us, time cannot erase the love you gave to your family and friends: We will always cher ish those special moments we shared with you. Loving and missing you on this Mother's Day and every day. The Andrews Family. Happy Mother's Day AUCE EDWARDS ----.., To my Grandma that we love and miss 80 much; can't wait until we meet again. Love you, Peanut, kids, and family. Mother's Day MRS. DEWRIS GREEN 12-J.S-1935 7-13-2000 Happy Mother's Day, Mom. You are not here with us, but we can feel you in our hearts and minds. We miss-you. With our love always, the family. 'TI .... 0 :::D en m z -t z m .... aJ c: .... .... z ., c: aJ .... c;; :r:: m c m < m -t c: m en c ,.. z c 'TI :!! c I


In -'8emem6rance O(%u .... .... :& a: I&. Q a: I&. Q z c( Q 0 w w Q w l: 0 :::i ID :) Q. z _.--I :) ID -I w z i= z w 0 g a: 0 -I I&. (.) 0 w a;; Happy Mother's Day HELEN ROYAL Happy Mother's Day Memoriam DOROTHY McHENRY Mama, we miss you, but we know you are With the Lord. Loving son, Marty and Clevetta McHenry. HELEN ROYAL You were our rock to lean on, you were always. there aswe grew up. You're as lovely as they come in the lottery of life. Weare glad we got you so on this Mother's Day we are wishing a wonderful mother, grandmother: and great grandmother a Happy Mother's Day. May you continue to rest in peace. Mother's Day Memoriam JOHNNIE M. BLQCKER You are truly missed by your devoted husband, Albert Blocker, and kids, Clevetta, Joan, Cleveland,Marvin; grandchildren, and great grands. SARAH ROBLEY Gone but not forgotten. We love you mom. From your kids and grandkids. Happy Mother's Day Happy Mother's Day MERCEDES WILUAMS Your memory will always live on through your children Micheal and Chrise, and great kids. Love, Ernestine. MINNIE "BALLARD" FLOYD 10/4/34 10/21/09 Happy Mother's Day to my Lil Lady. I can'tdescribe how much we miss you, and how much pain our hearts are in. I know you're in a better place, but we are selfish. We want you with us. Missing you terribly: Katrina, Willie, Coller, Alexis, and Mama Stank. Love you, Peanut, kids, family. Mother's Day And Birthday Memoriam MRS. BEATRICE N.LASING May 14,.1921--January 18, 2010 May is so full of incredible. memories of you: Mother's Day and your Birthday. It is with the most precious thoughts that we all remember you. We love )'Ou and miss you dearly. Your husband, Edntund; and children: Bettye, Barbara, Jamee Leavertis, Jamee Leroy, Sheryl, Sharrel, and Rodney; and JI'Uldchlldren. A Mother's Day Memoriam ERNESTINE JENKINS Mom, every Mother's Day is so special to me just knowing I was blessed to have a mother like you. It's been 13 years since you've been gone, but it seems as if "we" were laughiq and tal1dna on the phone yester-day. God knows rm settinl my _.,rtptjust to see you apin. rve done everyt:bina I should have done when you were here. I miss and love you so much. Love,c.J. Loving Memories FELICIA _WILSON Happy Mother's Day to my lovely cousin, Felicia W'tlson, who we truly miss. Love always. In Memory Of Our Mama MS. MARGIE MAE GROOVER WRIGHT To our Mama and Grandma, we wish you were here to tell you "Happy Mother's Day." Margie Mae Groover Wright physically left us last year, the day before Mother's Day on May 7, 2011. Although gone physiCally, she stays close to our hearts, in our lh:oughts, in our words, and in our being because she was Jl true mother to all of the generations that came from her. We miss and love you dearly! Your children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchild.


Happy Mother's Day And Birthday To Loving Sisters MRS. GERTRUDE McCOY s-14-15 -7-26-o-7 MRS. LENDSEY MARSHALL 5-4-28 --7-26-06 We love and miss you both, but God loved both of you the best. Your loving family. Thinking Of You .On Mother's Day ARETHA PATRICIA YOUNG Time cannot erase the memories we have of you. We are thinking of you on this special day and every day. With love, your daughters. I Mother's Day Memoriam MARY MARIE WIMBLEY Sunset on June 21, 1973 If roses grow in heaven, Lord please pick a bunch for me; place them in our Mother's IU"IJl8 and teD her they're from us. TeD her we love her and miss her; and when she turns to smile, place a kiss upon her cheek and hold her for awhile; because remembering her is easy, we do it every day; but there's an ache within our hearts because we are missing her today .. We will always love and miss you. Love, your children, grandchildren, and family. Happy Mother's Day JOYCE(CIA)ROBERTSON We love you and miss you. From your family and friends. In Memoriam Happy Mother's Day MS. PEARL WILLIAMS This day is remembered and quietly kept.-No need for reminders, we will never forget. Deep in our hearts you will always stay loved and remembered each and every day. No one knows the grief we bear when the family meets and you're not here; Wishing today as we wished before that God could have spu:ed you many years more. Mother's Day Memoriam ANNA MARIA "MARIE" MANRESA HARRISON Dear Mama, Our Mother's Day will never be the same without you. We love you and miss you so much. There is never a day that goes by that we don't think of you. Happy Mother's Day, from Rose, Lenora, Elizabeth, Robert, Terry, Sonja, Monique, and Darryl. MRS. LIZZIE MAE WINKFffiLD Not a day goes by that I don't think about you. It seems like yesterday that you were called home. Only God knows how much we miss and love you. But days like this makes me miss you even more. Happy Mother's Day, Mother! Love, Essie and family. In Remembrance Of Our Mother DIANE YOUNG This day is still so special to. us because it reminds us of the wonderful memories that we have of Beautiful Mother. Thiliki.ng of you as always, your family. Happy Mother's Day MINNIE Happy Mother's Day to our mother, a phenomenal woman. Lord, when talking about our mother words couldn't express her enough. You are truly missed and will always live on through your kids and grandk.ids. On this Mother's Day and every day, we salute you in heaven, the world's greatest mother. A job weD done, we love you mom. N 0 ..... N ., r-0 :!:! en m z :i z m r-aJ c: rrz "'0 c: aJ c en ::::1: m c m < m -t c: m en c )> z c ., :::D c C) m N ..... 0


In Ofrt"ou In Memoriam There's No Other Mother Like You Mother's Day Memoriam MARTIIA HEPB URN CAlL Happy Mother's Day. We love you and miss yo u s o much. Your children. DR. DORISE. COPELAND Tears fade away, four years later more. Love and missing you. Happy Mother's Day, your family. Loving Happy Mother's Day c a: IL. c z c( c (/) w ::::) 1-ft w > w c w :::r:: (/) .::::i m ::::) a. z i= w MS. CORVE'ITE From daughter, Kate, and grandkids. Happy Mother's Day. ::::) m w z i= z w (/) a: 0 IL. 0 I N N w CJ a.: Happy Mother's Day CARON THOMPSON Gone but not forgotten. From your 5 kids, 18 grandkids, and your loving sister, Pamela ... We miss you so much. Keep on looking over us as we know you are. Love your Baby Girl, Sharon. ({:M..otfier' s fove ts tlie jue[ tliat ena6ks a nonna liuman 6eing to do tlie impossi6k. :M..arion C. qarretty Forever In Our Hearts SHEILA KING Your family loves and misses you! Happy Mother's Day. ELLEN DUHART Our loved one leaves this old world, but never our hearts. Those who we love will forever remain a part of who we are, and who we will become. You only have one mother, a priceless gift from God. You will always be remembered and loved. We will always be eternally grateful that God allowed you to share your life with us. May your days be blessed in heaven. Your family. MOTHER EMMA McNISH BOGAN WILLIAMS Sunrise: 4-26-1919 Sunset: 5-3-oS It's been four years mom. You were a remarkable mother, a holy mother, loving mother, you raised your thirteen children with .Jesus' help and other church family and loved ones that contribute to our aid. When dad passed in 1959, you kept the faith in God and raised nine boys and four girls as a single mother, Christian mother. We miss you so dearly every day. It' s seven of your children left and we all lov e you. Your children, grandchil di-en and great grands, the entire Bogan Family. Mother's Day Memoriam MRS. ROSE MARIE SMITH Love always, Ce Ce, De De, Don, Baby, and Tangy.


In c.Rmem6rance Of 'You Mother's Day Memoriam MRS. ROSE MARIE SMITH Love always, Ce Ce, De De, Don, Baby, and Tangy. Truly MRS. MINNIE LEEJOHNS9N Happy Mother' s Day to our lovely mother, we miss you. Gone but never forgotten. Love, kids and grandkids. Happy Mother's.Day To Our "Beautiful" Mother MRS. FRANCES BROOKS JENNINGS --A Mother's Love ---There are times when only a Mother' s love can understand our tears, can soothe our disappointments, and calm all of our fears. There are times when only a Mother's love can share the joy we feel when something we've dreamed about quite suddenly is real. There are times when only a Mother's faith can help us on life's way and inspire in us the confidence we need from day to day. For a Mother's heart and a Mother's faith and a Mother's stead fast love were fashioned by the angels and sent from God above. Mom, you will always have a "special" place in our hearts. We love you and we miss your beautiful smile! ... Your loving cbildreo. &l:andchlldren, .and great.gund.chll

In Of 'You .. .... .... c a: I.L c z w c w ::z:: en :::::i m ;:) Q. z i= w ...1 ...1 ;:) m ...1 w z i= z w en a: 0 ...1 I.L Loving Memories On Mother's Day And Always NEITIE R. MORRIS December 12, 1928 -June 25, 2005 DIANE R. TAYLOR November to, 1949-February 28, 2004 Time as we know it, for you, is no more. You celebrate eter nally on God's Celestial Shore, with angels singing and joy bells ringing, surrounded by God's light forever more. Memories of your love, smiles, and hugs are in our hearts, as we think of you on this Mother's Day and always! Love, Charles, Jr.; Jessica, Rawn, Shantel, Shannon, Greg, Erma, Charlene, Tberman, Billy, and family. Mother's Day Memoriam BEATRICET. MALONE In my heart it will always be filled witlijoys and special memories of the good times we have shared and the warm loving ways that you have shown how you cared, adding joys to my garden of sweet memories. Happy Mother's Day with all my love. Lovingly thinking of you, mom, on this special day. Your son, Ralph Malone, Jr., and Mother's Day Memoriam LUCILLE WINGFIELD JOHNSON "SISTER" 10-25-25 ---5/t5/11 The Lord is your light Mama, and your salvation. We love you, until we see you again. Your children, grandchildren, and great grands. Mother's Day Memoriam RUTHIE MAE WRIGHT Missed by James, Lisa, Hen, Ant, John, and grand kids. Mother's Day Memoriam MOTHER MATTIE GAINES Mother, you left us on 3/97 to your much deserved eter nal rest with our Lord. There's not a day goes by that we don' t think of you. We love you and still miss you. Pat (Rev. David), Bernard (Ethel), Ronnie and nieces, nephews, grands, and great grands. Happy Mother's Day RUTH SCOTT SOWMON Our lives go on without you, but nothing is the same; we have to hide our heartaches, when someone speaks your name. Sad are the hearts that love you, silent the tears that fall, living our hearts without you is the _hardest part of all. You did so mimy things for us, your heart was kind and true; and when we needed someone, we could always count on you. The special years will not return when we were all to gether, but with the love within our hearts, you will walk with us forever. We miss you mom, from your loving family. Happy Mother's Day RHONDA MITCHELL sunrise: 5-6-61 Sunset: to-14-09 SHIRLEY JOHNSON Sunrise: 6-13-51 Sunset: 11-26 -11 Missing those warm and beautiful smiles; holding on to the memories until we meet up again. If I fuuf a singfe flower for every time I tfiink,a6out you, I couUf wa(kjorever in my garden. crauaia qfiaruii Happy Mother's Day .., WRENE TUCKER TYSON September 1935 --July2002 If tears could build a stair well and memories was a lane, I would walk right up to Heaven and bring you home again. No farewell words were spoken, no time to say good bye, you were gone before I knew it and only God knows why. My heart still aches in sad ness and secret tears still flow. What it means to lose you no one will ever know You are "Forever on Our Hearts:" Robin, Ricky, Celia, and Fonda Tyson {Darlena). Mother's Day Memoriam I .., MRS. ROSE MARIE SMITH We love you, love always, Ce Ce, Lena, De De, Don, and Baby.


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