A fundraiser for the late James Verrett in Lake Charles Saturday

A fundraiser for the late James Verrett in Lake Charles Saturday

Lake Charles : LA : USA | May 07, 2011 at 1:26 PM PDT
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AmericanPress.com reports from Lake Charles Louisiana. A benefit fundraiser for the family of the late James Verrett 32, will be held at the residence of Ben and Jodi Verrett 2728 West Prien Lake Road.

James Verrett passed away in March 2011 due to cancer is survived by his wife of ten years Leah and two young children. Proceeds fron the benefit will go to pay for the medical expenses of the Verrett family.

The Other Blues Brothers disc jockeys will provide the musical entertainment. There will be various activities from face painting, water slides, fun jumps and cake walks.

LIve and silent auctions for memberhips in health clubs; jiu jitsu lessons; photo sessions; massage sessions; memorabilia from state schools like McNeese State University and Louisiana State University and other items.

Attendees to the benefit are asked to bring lawn chairs for a "wave party" which is waving at passerbys as the attendees sit on their lawn chairs.

An account with Chase Bank is set up for cash donations.

For more information on the Verrett benefit call Shamus Barras at 337-377-1671 or Jodi Verrett at 337-884-8455.

George Vieto is based in Lake Charles, Louisiana, United States of America, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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