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By Lynda L. Jones
Dr. Mary Ellen Strong, a Wisconsin media pioneer passed at the age of 91 years-old at her home in California on November 27, 2012. She was the first in many things in her lifetime.
Homegoing Celebrations were held in California and Atlanta, and she was laid to rest in Atlanta, GA next to her husband, Atty. James M. Strong.
Strong had made California her home for the past four years, where she assisted Pastor Diego Mesa at his mega church, Abundant Living Family Church in Rancho Cucamonga, CA. Pastor …
By Dr. Mary Ellen Strong-Gaines
As I talked with my friend and pastor, Diego Mesa of Abundant Living Family Church in Rancho Cucamonga, CA; he marveled at the things I told him of Donna Summer. I told him of my years as a friend and he encouraged me to share this experience with the world.
Perhaps you have heard over and over her famous hit, ‘Last Dance’. But never heard her sing Gospel, ‘We’ve Come This Far by Faith, God Will Take Care of You’ or ‘God Can Do Anything’ (By Mary …
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Dr. Benjamin L. Hooks was laid to rest this week after passing last week on Thursday, April 15 at his home in Memphis, Tennessee. Of his 85 years, nearly six decades was spent with his wife Frances.
Dr. Mary Ellen Strong, a nationally known business woman and former Milwaukeean was a longtime friend of Hooks and his wife Frances said. “Ben and Frances were an inseparable couple. They were an example of a model couple. My heart and condolences go out to Frances for her tremendous loss.”
Strong credited …