Jack Lavey, 1932-2014 | Arkansas Blog

Monday, March 24, 2014

Jack Lavey, 1932-2014

Posted By on Mon, Mar 24, 2014 at 2:41 PM

click to enlarge JOHN T. "JACK" LAVEY: Died Sunday at 81.
  • JOHN T. "JACK" LAVEY: Died Sunday at 81.

John T. “Jack” Lavey
, a Little Rock labor lawyer who fought many legal battles over civil rights in Arkansas and was one of the founders of the Arkansas affiliate of the ACLU, died yesterday. He was 81. His obituary, written by Ernie Dumas, continues on the jump.

A visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 27, at Ruebel Funeral Home, 6313 W. Markham St. A funeral mass will take place at 11 a.m. Friday, March 28, at Our Lady of the Holy Souls Church at 1003 N. Tyler Street. 

Tags: ,


Sign up for the Daily Update email
Favorite

Comments (10)

Showing 1-10 of 10

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-10 of 10

Add a comment

More by Leslie Newell Peacock

  • Another alley, another party, on Thursday

    The Downtown Little Rock Partnership, which has been throwing parties in alleys downtown as a way to attract people to the neighborhoods, will host a party from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 21, in the alley next to the Museum of Discovery on President Clinton Avenue. The party is on a gravel lot accessible by the bridge to the Witt Stephens Jr. Nature Center.
    • Jun 19, 2018
  • Morsels: Restaurant and food news

    Noodle bar and a new Starbucks coming.
    • Jun 19, 2018
  • HAM dinners: 'History is Served'

    Tickets are now on sale for the third dinner in the Historic Arkansas Museum’s “History is Served” series, set for 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. July 26.
    • Jun 14, 2018
  • More »

Readers also liked…

Most Viewed

Most Recent Comments

Slideshows

 

© 2018 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation