Mobile City Council President Levon Manzie dead at 38
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) – The president of the Mobile City Council, two-term council member Levon Manzie, has died.
The City announced Manzie’s death in a statement Monday. He was 38.
The fourth-generation minister had suffered from kidney ailments since his teen years. But a cause of death wasn’t revealed in a statement from relatives released by the city.
Manzie led balloting for his District 2 seat in the municipal election last month. He faced a former council member, William Carroll, in a runoff election set for Oct. 5.
Carroll’s campaign expressed sadness over Manzie’s death in a message posted on its Facebook page.
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9/20/2021 4:32:37 PM (GMT -5:00)