Celebration of Life Services for Juanita Abernathy

Amanda Cooper
September 20, 2019 - 5:08 pm

(Photo Credit: Maria Boynton/RADIO.COM)

Many will gather this weekend to remember and celebrate the life of civil rights pioneer Mrs. Juanita Jones Abernathy. Visitation and Family Hour will be held Sunday, September 22nd at the historic West Hunter Street Baptist Church at 1040 Ralph David Abernathy Boulevard at 4:00 pm. Celebration of Life Services will be held Monday, September 23rd, 2019 at Friendship Baptist, 80 Walnut Street, S.W. at 12:00 noon.

Click the link below and listen as WAOK News/Public Affairs Director Maria Boynton speaks with Mrs. Juanita Jones Abernathy in a rare interview earlier this year during Black History Month/February 2019. 

https://waok.radio.com/galleries/civil-rights-icon-juanita-abernathy-dies

(Photo Credit: Maria Boynton/RADIO.COM)