Funeral arrangements for fallen SU students announced

The families of Southern University Baton Rouge students Lashuntae Benton and Annette January, who died Sunday, April 10, 2016, in an incident off campus, have announced memorial arrangements for Friday, April 15 and Saturday, April 16.

The arrangements are:

Lashuntae Benton

Friday, April 15

Wake

5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Fondel Memorial Church Chapel

832 North Lyons Street, Lake Charles, LA 70601

(337) 433-1707

Saturday, April 16

Visitation

9 a.m.

Christian World Ministries

2001 E. Gauthier Road, Lake Charles, LA.

Funeral Service

Noon

Christian World Ministries

2001 E. Gauthier Road, Lake Charles, LA.

Interment

Perkins Cemetery

Westlake, LA

Annette January

Friday, April 15

Visitation

Nabors' Family Funeral Home

5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

17135 Canal Street

South Holland, Illinois 60473

(708) 566-4091 or (708) 704-5023

Saturday, April 16

Visitation

Community Church of God In Christ (C.O.G.I.C.)

10 a.m. -11 a.m.

7125 Hohman Avenue Hammond, Indiana 46324

(219) 937-0077

Saturday, April 16

Memorial Service at Community Church of God In Christ (C.O.G.I.C.)

11 a.m. - noon

7125 Hohman Avenue

Hammond, Indiana 46324

(219) 937-0077

Interment

Ridge Lawn Cemetery

4401 W. Ridge Road, Gary, Indiana.

Hundreds attended a candlelight vigil sponsored by the SUBR Student Government Association, Tuesday, April 12, 2016, at the Smith-Brown Memorial Student Union, in honor of the fallen students.

The Southern University System Foundation (SUSF) has established a memorial fund to support the families of Benton and January. Contributions to the SUSF Benton - January Fund can be made here.

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