Judge Samuel James Ervin III, 73, son of the late Sen. Sam J. Ervin Jr., died Saturday in Morganton, N.C. He was the chief judge of the U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals from 1989 to 1996. At the time of his death, he was North Carolina's only federal appellate judge in active service.
Bishop C. L. Anderson,76, a senior prelate of the Church of God in Christ, died Wednesday in Detroit. As bishop of the 10,000-member Great Lakes Jurisdiction of his denomination, he expanded the jurisdiction from 26 to 80 churches. He also was one of the 12 board members who govern the Church of God in Christ worldwide.
Tahia Karyouka,79, who helped bring belly dance to the silver screen and who married 14 times, died yesterday in Cairo, Egypt.
Pub Date: 9/21/99