Audrey R. Johnson-Thornton, 93; led Belmont Mansion Restoration

Dr. Booker's mother, Audrey R. Johnson-Thorton passed away Monday, April 8, 2019. Her viewing will be held from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, April 19, at the Belmont Mansion, 2000 Belmont Mansion Dr. Another viewing starting at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 20, will be followed by 10 a.m. funeral services at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 5421 Germantown Ave. Burial will be in Westminster Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd.

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Audrey R. Johnson-Thornton, 93; led Belmont Mansion Restoration

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Dr. Booker's mother, Audrey R. Johnson-Thorton passed away Monday, April 8, 2019. Her viewing will be held from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, April 19, at the Belmont Mansion, 2000 Belmont Mansion Dr. Another viewing starting at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 20, will be followed by 10 a.m. funeral services at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 5421 Germantown Ave. Burial will be in Westminster Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd.

GLA SouthWest 6th Graders Follow Civil Rights Footsteps!

GLA SouthWest 6th Graders Follow Civil Rights Footsteps! Featured Photo
Our 6th graders at GLA SouthWest left early Monday morning to study and explore Atlanta, GA, Birmingham, AL, and Memphis, TN. Click through to read a 6abc news piece, or follow the excursion on GLA Southwest's Facebook page.