Zeb Strong left behind a larger-than-life legend and a truly amazing life's work. Likely half of the hundreds of people attending his Wake and Homegoing Service at Concord Church stood to be recognized as members of the Maverick Faithful who were touched by this man's life and his works. It would be interesting to have someone videotape those remembrances at the next AA Scholarship Banquet. There is also a petition making the rounds to rename a street around UTA in his honor. Not a bad idea to help remember a man who set the standard for helping students, gradua
VISITATION- Friday, September 7, 2018 - 3-9pm - Evergreen Memorial Funeral Home (3-9pm), 6449 University Hills Boulevard, Dallas, Texas 75241
GOING HOME CELEBRATION - Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 10am - Concord Church, 6808 Pastor Bailey Drive, Dallas, Texas 75237
The family is asking in lieu of flowers that donations be made to the Zeb Strong Scholarship Fund, c/o the African-American Alumni Chapter of the UTA Alumni Association, Inc., P.O. Box 1043, Arlington, Texas 76004.
We received word that Zeb Strong, Director of Outreach Initiatives for UTA, passed away today. The UTA community has been blessed to have been the recipient of this man's efforts. He was a powerful force for good at UTA ... and it was an honor to have had the opportunity to watch the ongoing ripples of his effects on the school, our students and our community.