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 John Lamar Hill, Jr

John Lamar Hill, Jr

Birth
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Death 5 Oct 1998 (aged 75)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Memorial ID 19191 · View Source
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As president of Angelus Funeral Home, he was appointed to the California State Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers in 1954, the first African American to serve on the board.Owner of KFOX radio (later he changed the call letters to KJLH) in Long Beach, he broadcast church services. He was the first Black owner of a radio station on the West Coast.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 27 Dec 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19191
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Lamar Hill, Jr (11 Jun 1923–5 Oct 1998), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19191, citing Angelus Rosedale Cemetery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .