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Birmingham City Councilors Pay Tribute to Former Councilor Leroy Bandy

Screen Shot 2016-06-08 at 7.14.32 PMFamily and friends will come together today to remember a former councilman who was a true servant at heart. Funeral services for Mr. Leroy Bandy will take place at 12 p.m. at First Missionary Baptist Church, Pratt City located at 415 Avenue G Birmingham, AL 35214.

Mr. Bandy, who served on the council from 1997 to 2001, was a longtime leader in Pratt City politics, serving 15 years as president of the Central Pratt neighborhood and four years as president of the Pratt community before joining the Council in the 1997 election. Mr. Bandy served on that City Council along with Mayor Bell, a council member at the time, and current Jefferson County Commissioner Sandra Little Brown.

For more on the life and legacy of Mr. Bandy please click on the image below to hear from those who called Mr. Bandy both a friend and colleague.

For media inquiries, please contact Birmingham City Council Director of Public Information Brittany Sharp at (205) 721-5369 or