Friday, April 16, 2010
Funeral arrangements, which are open to the public, have been set for civil rights leader Dr. Benjamin L. Hooks.
Visitation will be from 12-8:30 p.m. Tuesday at Greater Middle Baptist Church, 4982 Knight Arnold.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Bountiful Blessings Temple of Deliverance Church of God in Christ, 369 G.E. Patterson. He will be buried at Elmwood Cemetery.
Dr. Hooks died early Thursday at Methodist University Hospital. He was 85.