Dolores Spikes memorial service set for today
BATON ROUGE- A memorial service for former Southern University system president, Dr. Dolores Spikes, will be held today in Baton Rouge.
Spikes was the first woman in the United States to head a university system. She passed away last week.
A memorial service will be held tonight at 6 p.m. at the F.G. Clark Activity Center on Southern's campus. The funeral will be tomorrow at 11:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 2250 Main St. Baton Rouge.
Spikes was 78-years-old.