Funeral Arrangements Set for Late Rep. DeBerry

The family of the late Tennessee Rep. Lois DeBerry announced plans for her funeral today. Family members are invited to a graveside service at Elmwood Cemetery Saturday at 11 a.m. A public “legacy celebration” will follow at noon at First Baptist Church Broad, located at 2835 Broad Ave., Memphis 38112. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, the National Black Caucus of State Legislators’ Lois M. DeBerry Memorial Fund or Greater Abyssinia Baptist Church. The Commercial Appeal reported the details.