Lionel Hope dies at 92

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November 16, 2017


By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Lionel Hope, Alexandria's first African American vice mayor and a World War II veteran, died in his sleep at his home in Edenton, North Carolina, on Sunday. He was 92. Hope was born on Feb. 10, 1925, in Hampton, Virginia. He was an avid athlete while growing up in the […]