Local and national political leaders, prominent clergy and ordinary Washingtonians who got their first job as a result of Marion Barry’s programs were among the thousands who gathered Saturday at the Washington Convention Center to say goodbye to the man dubbed “Mayor for Life.”
A series of memorial events have been set for Marion Barry.
Residents of the District of Columbia and politicians throughout the nation are mourning Sunday after the early morning death of former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry.
Marion Barry Jr., who served four terms as city mayor, died early Sunday morning at United Medical Center. He was 78.
Twenty-four hours ago, ex-D.C. Mayor Marion Barry was released from a health center and now he’s celebrating his 78th birthday the right way, by listening to WPGC.
‘Mayor for Life’ Marion Barry could be in hot water once again. The current DC Councilmember is being investigated for receiving thousands of dollars in gifts from two companies.
Marion Christopher Barry was arrested after police found 5 sandwich bags of marijuana and a vile of PCP. He faces a single charge of possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance.
Marion Barry is out and about in the community!…