Jabir Herbert Muhammed remembered in Chicago

August 30, 2008 5:11:30 PM PDT
Friends and family of Jabir Herbert Muhammad gathered for a memorial service Saturday on the South Side.He was the son of Nation of Islam leader Elijah Muhammad.

Current Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan attended the service, as did three-time heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali.

Among other career accomplishments, Jabir Muhammed served as Ali's manager for most of his career.

He passed away after having heart surgery Monday at 79 years old.


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