Category: Death Notices

Hundreds Mourn Beloved East Dance Coach Who ‘Bled Royal Blue’

Saturday, August 11, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Members of the Proviso East Pirateers dance in tribute to their coach, Tiffany Battle, who died on Aug. 3. Battle’s Aug. 11 funeral was held at Proviso East, her alma mater. | Photo: Proviso East Class of 2003 Fund 

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Don Williams, Maywood’s Second Black Mayor, Dies At 92

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 5:26 p.m.

Don Williams — the Maywood businessman, civic leader, minister and politician who served a term as mayor of Maywood — died on July 9. He was 92 years old. Williams’ death was confirmed by close relatives, who said that he had been in hospice care.

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