Wayne K. Curry, the first African American to lead Prince George’s County, was remembered by friends and colleagues during a brief ceremony. The 63-year-old died July 2 after a battle with lung cancer.
July 10, 2014 Family and friends file into the First Baptist Church of Glenarden in Upper Marlboro, Md., for the funeral service for Wayne K. Curry, the first African American executive of Prince George's County. Curry, who was elected in 1994 and served two terms, died July 2 at age 63 after a year-long battle with lung cancer. Bill O'Leary/The Washington Post Buy Photo