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On Dec. 1, longtime AFRO General and Circulation Manager Edgar Brookins, 74, died at Walter Reed Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland.

Since his passing, social media tributes have been pouring in, as well as personal reflections sent to this reporter and AFRO staff. 

“Farewell to Brother Edgar Brookins! He lived and Omega life to the fullest,” William Gordner wrote on Twitter, in reply to the AFRO’s breaking of the news of Brookins’ passing.

“Mr. Brookins is a champion in so many ways.  A huge loss to the world.  Rest In Peace my friend,” Charles Perkins commented on the AFRO’s Facebook.

On Dec. 1, longtime AFRO General and Circulation Manager Edgar Brookins, 74, died at Walter Reed Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland.

Since his passing, social media tributes have been pouring in, as well as personal reflections sent to this reporter and AFRO staff. 

“Farewell to Brother Edgar Brookins! He lived and Omega life to the fullest,” William Gordner wrote on Twitter, in reply to the AFRO’s breaking of the news of Brookins’ passing.

“Mr. Brookins is a champion in so many ways.  A huge loss to the world.  Rest In Peace my friend,” Charles Perkins commented on the AFRO’s Facebook.

On Dec. 1, longtime AFRO General and Circulation Manager Edgar Brookins, 74, died at Walter Reed Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland.

Since his passing, social media tributes have been pouring in, as well as personal reflections sent to this reporter and AFRO staff. 

“Farewell to Brother Edgar Brookins! He lived and Omega life to the fullest,” William Gordner wrote on Twitter, in reply to the AFRO’s breaking of the news of Brookins’ passing.

“Mr. Brookins is a champion in so many ways.  A huge loss to the world.  Rest In Peace my friend,” Charles Perkins commented on the AFRO’s Facebook.

 

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