Betty English
B: 1948-08-22
D: 2015-11-16
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English, Betty
Gloria Jackson
B: 1931-07-26
D: 2015-11-11
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Jackson, Gloria
Gary Bolton
B: 1953-08-30
D: 2015-11-06
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Bolton, Gary
Vivian Powers
B: 1945-05-19
D: 2015-10-29
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Powers, Vivian
Gloria Carter
B: 1951-03-19
D: 2015-10-22
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Carter, Gloria
Olabisi Akinsanya
B: 1953-05-28
D: 2015-10-22
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Akinsanya, Olabisi
Mae Smith
B: 1931-04-12
D: 2015-10-21
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Smith, Mae
Sylvia Baxter
B: 1949-02-14
D: 2015-10-19
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Baxter, Sylvia
Martha Lowe
B: 1930-01-25
D: 2015-10-18
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Lowe, Martha
Fannie Clemons
B: 1921-11-07
D: 2015-10-17
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Clemons, Fannie
Pastor Isaac Josey
B: 1934-05-06
D: 2015-10-17
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Josey, Pastor Isaac
Martha Turner
B: 1954-07-22
D: 2015-10-08
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Turner, Martha
Harold Thornton
B: 1939-04-08
D: 2015-10-08
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Thornton, Harold
Babatunde Sobulo
B: 1957-12-31
D: 2015-10-02
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Sobulo, Babatunde
John Taylor
B: 1949-01-24
D: 2015-09-28
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Taylor, John
Rosa Walton
B: 1917-08-29
D: 2015-09-21
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Walton, Rosa
Fred Blount
B: 1944-11-10
D: 2015-09-17
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Blount, Fred
Karen Roper
B: 1958-04-23
D: 2015-09-14
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Roper, Karen
Robert Taylor
B: 1966-09-11
D: 2015-09-13
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Taylor, Robert
Evelyn James
B: 1928-07-25
D: 2015-09-04
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James, Evelyn
Norma Robinson
B: 1952-02-14
D: 2015-08-30
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Robinson, Norma


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