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BENNETT, III., Lerone After a courageous fight Lerone Bennett III, born May 29, 1960, succumbed to his battle with lymphoma January 21, 2013, at home in Atlanta surrounded by family and friends. The Chicago native served as a former Cook County Illinois Attorney and College Professor. Survivors: wife, Janet Anderson-Bennett, DeKalb County Police Department Fiscal Management Officer; sisters, Joy T. Bennett of Chicago, IL, Constance J. Bennett and Courtney J. Bennett both of San Diego, CA; devoted family and friends. Lerone is the son of noted author, Lerone Bennett Jr. and the late Gloria Bennett and son-in-law of nationally renowned composer, T.J. Anderson, Jr. and wife Lois Anderson, retired librarian specialist. Service Saturday, January 26, 2013, 10 AM, Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 25 Boulevard NE. Instate 9 AM. Interment Westview Cemetery. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church on day of service at 9:30 AM. Viewing today 5 - 9 pm. Wake to include Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. rites from 7- 9 pm at Murray Brothers (404) 349-3000
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Jan. 25, 2013
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