People, May 16 - 22, 2012

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Hearty congratulations to all graduates; your hard work paid off and I am very proud of you. Among the many graduates is Jasmine Lofton, from FAMU. Family members attending the graduation were: Barbara Burrows, Kim and Ronald Wright, Luria Davis,Zamriah Wadley and Ronald Wright ll, Chaz Wright and Savaughn Wadley. Last week was Nurses Week a little late, but Nurses Week is very important to all of us and we wish them well. Get well wishes to sick and shut-ins and may good health return to you soon. Inez Mc Kinney-Johnson, Thomas Nottage, Frankie Rolle, Wilhelmina Stirrup-Welch, Ted Moss, PrincessLamb, Iva DellMiller-Hepburn, Sue Francis, Iris Paramore, Lemuel Moncur and Winston Scavella. Congratulations to Betty Ferguson and her daughter Tawnicia Ferguson-Rowanwho will be honored this month at the Women of Distinction and caring mothers/daughters luncheon sponsored by Plaza Health Network Hebrew Homes Foundation. Featured in the documentary , The Historic Black Church Oral History Film George W, Carver Community School are Thelma Gibson, Dr. Dazelle Simpson and Dr. Mona Bethel- Jackson. Soror Larcenia Bullard was honored by Delta Sigma Theta at our Jabberwock for service in the Florida Legislature. After 20 years of public service she is retiring due to term limits. Lakitsia Gaines ofLakitsia Gaines Insurance Agency Inc, State Farm was selected as Gamma Alphas business firm of the year by Iota Phi Lambda Sorority Inc., for outstanding accomplishments in the Miami-Dade County community. Dr. Tangier Scotts son, Michael Scott, is graduating with JD from FAMU Law School. Carol Weatheringtons daughter, Argontonia Weatherington, is graduating with a JD from Georgetown University Law School. Congratulations to Kesha Wilson-Rochelle who was appointed principal of Scott Lake Elementary. Keshas brother Paul and his wife Sarah Wilson are assistant principals in Broward County. The elated mother and grandmother isCongresswoman FredericaSmith-Wilson and aunt Odessa Felder-Cook.By Anna G. Sweeting