Dr. Wilma Spann celebrates birthday

April 26, 2018

Photo by Martinez Milton, Jr.

On Saturday, April 21, 2018, founder and CEO of the Rev. James W. Spann II College Scholarship Foundation, Dr. Wilma N. Spann celebrated her birthday at the Four Points Sheraton, 5311 S. Howell Ave. The surprise party was thrown by her children and many of her family and friends were in attendance to wish her well. Pictured at the event are (from left) son, Timothy Spann; son, Kelby Spann; daughter, Kimberly Spann-Johnson; birthday girl, Dr. Wilma N. Spann; daughter, Margo Spann; daughter, Karen Spann-Turner; son, Terrance Spann; son, James Spann III; and son, Rev. Peter Spann. Dr. Spann started the Rev. James W. Spann II College Scholarship Foundation in honor of her late husband to fund the educational dreams of local African American college-bound students.