Monday, February 12, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Funeral arrangements for Bill Hampton, the brother of Fred Hampton and a Maywood Park District Commissioner who died on Feb. 8, at the age of 71, have been finalized.
The visitation will take place on Thursday, Feb. 15, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., at Wallace Broadview Funeral Home, 2020 W. Roosevelt Rd., in Broadview.
The funeral will take place on Friday, Feb. 16, at Proviso Baptist Church, 1116 S. 5th Ave., in Maywood, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. (wake) and 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. (service).
The repast will take place in the gymnasium of the Maywood Multipurpose Building, 200 S. 5th Ave., in Maywood, after the funeral.
According to Quincy Johnson, who helped organize the services, Rev. Jesse Jackson and Father Michael Pfleger, both friends of Hampton, have confirmed their attendance. VFP
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