Candlelight musical expertise for Dexter Scott King set in Atlanta Feb. 10 – On Frequent Floor Information

ATLANTA — A “candlelight musical expertise” honoring the life and legacy of Dexter Scott King will probably be held on Feb. 10, 6:30 p.m., at Ebenezer Baptist Church Horizon Sanctuary, 101 Jackson St. N.E., Atlanta, the King household has introduced. The celebration will probably be  open to the general public.    

King, the youngest son of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Corretta Scott King, died on Jan. 22 at his house in Malibu, CA after a 3 1/2-year battle with prostate most cancers. He was 62.  

“He gave it all the pieces and battled this horrible illness till the top. As with all of the challenges in his life, he confronted this hurdle with bravery and may,” his spouse, Leah Weber King, stated in a press release. 

Dexter King was born on Jan. 30, 1961 because the third baby of Coretta Scott King and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. He was 7 years previous when his father was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee on April 4, 1968. His mom, Coretta Scott King, died of ovarian most cancers on his birthday–Jan. 30, 2006.

Dexter King served as chairman of The King Middle. 

Within the Jan. 30 information launch asserting the “candlelight musical expertise” for Dexter Scott King, the King household requested that in lieu of flowers, donations be made in King’s reminiscence to The King Middle by way of www.thekingcenter.org or textual content MLKGIVE to 44321.

 


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