BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A memorial service and funeral arrangements have been announced for former Southern University president Dr. Delores Spikes.
The memorial service will take place at the FG Clark Activity Center on the SU campus Tuesday at 6 p.m.
The funeral will be at Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Main Street in Baton Rouge on Wednesday at 11:30 a.m.
Spikes served as president of the university from the late 80s to the mid-90s.
Friends and colleagues say she served at a critical time for Southern.
She was 78 years old.