KZWA Owner Faye Brown-Blackwell Passes
January 26, 2015 at 3:57 AM (PT)
ALL ACCESS is sad to report the death of MS. FAYE BROWN-BLACKWELL, Owner/Pres. of Urban AC KZWA (VIBE 104.9)/LAKE CHARLES, LA. She passed away last week at a LAKE CHARLES hospital after a lengthy illness, reports KPLCTV.com.
MS. BROWN-BLACKWELL was a graduate of SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY. Besides owning the radio station, she also formerly served on the LAKE CHARLES CITY COUNCIL and co-founded the local MARTIN LUTHER KING COALITION. MS. BLACKWELL was 72.
Beginning at 7p on FRIDAY JANUARY 30th, KZWA will host an evening of 'Remembrance' at the MOUNT PILGRIM BAPTIST CHURCH, 119 NORTH BANKS STREET.
The funeral will be held SATURDAY JANUARY 31st at TRINITY BAPTIST CHURCH, 1800 COUNTRY CLUB ROAD. Visitation will begin at 8a. The funeral service will be officiated by Rev. FREDDIE G. BROWN and is scheduled for 11a.