By Stephanie R. Jones Dr. Aaron Shirley will make a final visit to the Jackson Medical Mall, the landmark facility he founded to provide healthcare to underserved populations. Funeral services for the healthcare pioneer, civil rights veteran and McArthur “Genius Grant” winner will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Stanton Hall Auditorium in the UMMC […]
By Dr. Jerry Komia Domatob Special to The Mississippi Link Families, friends and observers, converged at Alcorn State University’s Davey Whitney HPER complex, for a final farewell to former Vice President, Dr. Rudolph E. Waters, Sr. The funeral service was filled with songs, eulogies, and tributes for Waters, a mentor, father, grandfather and […]
August 31, 1942 – July 23, 2014 Major Frank B. McCune Jr., MD, affectionately known as “Doc,” was born August 31, 1942 in Jackson, to the late Frank B. McCune Sr. and Eva Jones McCune. He was the eldest of five children born into this union. McCune graduated from Coahoma Agricultural High School in Clarksdale, […]
Bingham, third Senior Bishop in denomination’s 116-year history
The Mississippi Link Newswire
JACKSON, Miss— On Wednesday, Presiding Bishops, national missionaries, evangelists and members of the Church of Christ (Holiness) U.S.A. will gather from around the country to remember and honor the legacy of Maurice D. Bingham, Senior Bishop Emeritus of the denomination, which has maintained headquarters in Jackson since 1896.
Services will be held 11 a.m. at Christ Temple Cathedral, 845 N. Lamar Street downtown Jackson….
NEW YORK (AP) – Fans worldwide who want to bid Whitney Houston farewell will be able to watch her private funeral on the Internet. Her publicist, Kristen Foster, announced that The Associated Press will be the pool camera for the Saturday ceremony in Newark, New Jersey, and the AP will stream the service on livestream.com/aplive. […]