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HERITAGE FLORIDA JEWISH NEWS, OCTOBER 24, 2014 PAGE 7A Outstanding panel assembled for Grits and Bagels Brunch On Sunday, Nov. 2, the Jewish Community Relations Council of the Jewish Federa- tion will be hosting an event commemorating the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Civil Rights Act. In addition to guest speaker Brad Herzog, the program, "Grits and Bagels," will have a panel discussion about the civil rights movement, and the work that still remains. The panel discussion will be moderated by Dr. Terri Fine, a professor of political science, and a senior research fellow at UCF's Lou Frey Institute of Politics and Government, and will include Senior Judge Emerson Thompson, Com- missioner Samuel Ings, Dr. Scot French and Rabbi Steven Engel. The Honorable Judge Em- erson Thompson served as a county, circuit and appellate judge prior to his retirement in 2008. He was appointed to the Fifth District Court of Appeal in 1993 and served as chief judge from 2000 to 2003. Before his appointment to the appellate bench, he was a trial judge in the Ninth Judicial Circuit and was elected chief judge of the Ninth Judicial Circuit by his colleagues, serv- ing in that capacity from 1989 to 1991. In 1994, he was one of three finalists whose name was submitted to Gov. Lawton Chiles for appointment to the Florida Supreme Court. Thompson took office July 1 as president of The Florida Bar The Honorable Judge Emerson Thompson Commissioner Samuel B. Ings Foundation, a statewide chari- table organization whose mission is to provide greater access to justice. Commissioner Samuel B. Ings has always made protecting and serving the citizens of Orlando his top priority. As a dedicated crime fighter, Ings spent more than 30 years with the Orlando Police Department, retir- ing as captain of the West Patrol Division. Ings became the first African-American officer from the Orlando Police Department to gradu- ate from The FBI National Academy in the 171st session for Global Law Enforcement Executives. Growing up in the Murchinson Terrace Hous- ing Projects in Orlando, he focused on studying and pursuing higher education. After graduation from Boone High School, he continued his education, earning sev- eral degrees. Because of his accomplishments, he was offered many opportunities to leave Orlando, but chose to remain in his hometown and personally invest in his community. Ings was first elected in 2006 to represent District 6 on the Orlando City Council. He was mayor pro tem of the City of Orlando in 2007 and 2008. His programs are inclusive and beneficial to a diverse community. He ac- knowledges all and recognizes everyone, especially senior citizens for their contribu- tions to District 6. Dr. Scot French is a digital public historian who special- Panel on page 14A ' Two SynagogueSlhold yard sale in Ocala 1308 or Janis, 352-861-6732. All proceeds from the sale will benefit the spiritual, community and charitable programs of the two con- gregations. Congregation Beth Israel of Ocala in conjunction with Temple B'nai Darom, will hold a yard sale on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014 at Bank of the Ozarks, 8375 SW Highway 200 in Ocala. The sale is from 9 a.m. to I p.m. and will include household goods and a bake sale. For further information please contact Lois, 352-291- Chanukah is just around the corner Once again, Joanne her product line of Judaic The boutique will be open Berman with Sterling jewelry and Chanukah Monday, Nov. 3- Friday, Silver 4u will be at the gifts, making shopping Nov. 7from8:30a.m. until RothJCCinMaitlandwith for the holiday convenient. 6 p.m. (4 p.m. on Friday.) OB TL AR ES JAN LAWRENCE JACOBS Jan Lawrence Jacobs of Orlando, passed away at his residence on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014. He was 78 years old. Mr. Jacobs, a native of New York, was born on June 5, 1936, to the late Edward and Etta Glasser Jacobs. He attended local area schools and enlisted in the U.S. Marines. Following his military service he gradu- ated from Queens College in New York. Mr. Jacobs worked as a salesman for medical supplies. On July 14, 1999, in Las Vegas, he married Kathleen Gaynor, his wife of 15 years who survives him. In addition to his wife, Mr. Jacobs is sur- vived by his daughters, Joanie Jacobs of Long Island and Stef Birdsong of Atlanta; his son, Mark Jacobs of Long Island; and three grandchildren. The family requests memo- rial contributions to VITAS Hospice, 2201 Lucien Drive, Maitland 32751. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to BethSha- lom Memorial Chapel, 640 Lee Road, Orlando 32810. HENRY LOUIS GAINES Henry L. Gaines, Jr. of Longwood, passed away on Monday, Oct. 13, 2014, at Florida Hospital-Altamonte. He was 83 years old. A Chicago native, he was born on March 29,1931, to the late Henry and Dorothy Kruger Gaines. He served in the U.S. Army and was a graduate of University of Illinois, receiving his bach- elor's in business degree. He was a salesman of furniture and fixtures. On June 8, 1969, in Chi- cago, he married the former Judy Block, his wife of 45 years who survives him. In 1972, they relocated to the Orlando area. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Bob (Debbie) Fink of Chicago, Michael Fink of Chicago and Bonnie Marcus of Chicago; and five grandchildren. A memorial service was held at Beth Sla!om Memorial Cha- pel with Rabbi Arnold Siegel officiating. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Beth Shalom Memorial Chapel, 640 Lee Road, Orlando 32810. MYRON HOWARD SILVER Myron H. Silver of Orlando, passed away at his residence on Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014. He was 73 years old. Mr. Silver, a native of Bronx, New York, was born on Feb. 1,1941, to the late Sol and Rose Chernock Silver. He was an Army veteran and a graduate of Brooklyn College andworked as an accountant. He relocated to the Orlando area from New York in 1999. Mr. Silver is survived by his brothers, Harvey (Anna) Sil- ver of St. Cloud and Nell Silver of Orlando.Agraveside service was held at Beth Israel Memo- rial Park in Gotha with Rabbi Arnold Siegel officiating. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Beth Shalom Memorial Chapel, 640 Lee Road, Orlando 32810. Orlando Weekday Morning Minyan (Conservative/Egalitarian), services Monday- Friday 7:45 a.m. (9 a.m. - national holidays); 2nd floor Chapel- Jewish Academy of Orlando; 851 N. Maitland Ave., Maitland. For information call 407-298-4650. Celebration Jewish Congregation (R), services and holiday schedules shown at www.; 407-566-9792. Chabad Lubaviteh of North Orlando (O), 39 Skyline Drive, Suite 1017, Lake Mary, 407-878-3011,; services: second Friday of each month at 7:30 p.m.; every Saturday at 10 a.m. Chabad of South Orlando (O), 7504 Universal Blvd., Orlando, 407-354-3660; www.; Shabbat services: Friday, 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9:30 a.m.; services, Monday and Thursday, 8 a.m. Chabad of the Space & Treasure Coasts (O), 1190 Highway AIA, Satellite Beach, 321-777-2770. Congregation Ahavas Yisrael/Chabad (O), 708 Lake Howell Rd., Maitland, 407-644- 2500;; services: Sunday, 9 a.m.; Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.; Shabbat services: Friday, 6:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9:30 a.m.; Family service, 4th Friday of the month. Congregation Bet Chaim (R), 426 Lakeport Cove, Casselberry, 407-830-7211; www.; Shabbat services: Friday, 8 p.m. Congregation Beth Am (C), 3899 Sand Lake Road, Longwood, 407-862-3505; www.; Shabbat services: Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9:30 a.m. Congregation Beth E! (C), 2185 Meadowlane Ave., West Melbourne, 321-779-0740; Shabbat services, 1st & 3rd Friday, 8 p.m.; 2nd & 4th Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. Congregation Beth Emeth (R), 2205 Blue Sapphire Circle, Orlando, 407-855-0772; Shabbat service: monthly, 8 p.m. Congregation Beth Israel (Ree), Collins Resource Center, Suite 303, 9401 S.R. 200, Ocala, 352-237-8277;; Shabbat service, second Friday of the month, 8 p.m. Congregation Beth Sholom (R-C), 315 North 13th St., Leesburg, 352-326-3692;; schedule of services on website. Congregation Beth Shalom (Progressive Conservative), Orange City congregation holds services at 1308 E. Normandy Blvd., Deltona; 386-804-8283; www.mybethshalom. corn; Shabbat services: Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. Congregation B'nai Torah (C), 403 N. Nova Rd., Ormond Beach, 32174,386-672-1174;; Shabbat services: Friday, 8 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. Congregation Chabad Lubavitch of Greater Daytona (O), 1079 W. Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach, 386-672-9300; Shabbat services Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. Congregation of Reform Judaism (R), 928 Malone Dr., Orlando, 407-645-0444; www. Shabbat services, 7 p.m. 1st Friday; 8 p.m., 2nd and 3rd Fridays; 6 p.m., 4th and 5th Fridays; Saturday: 10 a.m. Congregation Mateh Chaim (R), P.O. Box 060847, Palm Bay, 32906, 321-768-6722. Congregation Ohev Shalom (C), 613 Concourse Parkway South, Maitland, 407-298- 4650;; Shabbat service, Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.; Junior Congregation., 10:00 a.m. Congregation Or Chayim (Rec), Leesburg, 352-326-8745;; services last Friday of each month at 3:30 p.m. at various private residences. Congregation Shalom Aieichem (R), 3501 Oak Pointe Blvd,, Kissimmee, 407-935- 0064;; Shabbat service, 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month, 8 p.m. Congregation Sinai (C/R), 303A N. S.R. 27, Minneola; 352-243-5353; congregation-; services: every Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Shabbat Service evert Saturday, 10 a.m. Southwest Orlando Jewish Congregation/Ohalel Rivka (C), 11200 S. Apopka- VinelandRd., Orlando, 4OT-239-5444; Shabbat service, Friday, 7:3O p.m.; Saturday, 9:3O a.m. Temple Beth E! (R), 579 N. Nova Rd., Ormond Beach, 386-677-2484. Temple Beth Shalom (R), P.O. Box 031233, Winter Haven, 813-324-2882. Temple Beth Shalom (C), 40 Wellington Drive, Palm Coast, 386-445-3006; Shabbat service, Friday, 8 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. Temple Beth Sholom (C), 5995 N. Wickham Rd. Melbourne, 321-254-6333; www.; Shabbat services: Friday, 5:50 p.m.; Saturday: 9:30 a.m. Minyan, Tuesday, 7:30 p.m.; Thursday, 10:00 a.m. Temple Beth Shalom (R), 1109 N.E. 8th Ave., Ocala, 352-629-3587; Shabbat services: Friday, 8 p.m.; Torah study: Saturday, 10:00 a.m. Temple B'nai Darom (R), 49 Banyan Course, Ocala, 352-624-0380; Friday Services 8 p.m. Temple Israel (C), 50 S. Moss Rd., Winter Springs, 407-647-3055;; Shabbat services: Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9:30 a.m.; Sunday 9:00 a.m. Temple Israel (R), 7350 Lake Andrew Drive, Melbourne, 321-631-9494. Temple Israel (C), 1400 S. Peninsula Ave., Daytona Beach, 386-252-3097; Shabbat service, 8 p.m.; Saturday: 9 a.m. Temple Israel of DeLand (R), 1001 E. New York Ave., DeLand, 386-736-1646; www.; Friday Shabbat service, 7 p.m.; Saturday, 10:00 a.m. followed by Torah study. Temple L'Chayim (R/C), 4420 South Rd. 27, Ste. 4, Clermont, 352-978-6357; Shabbat services: 2nd and 4th Fridays, 7:30 p.m. Temple Shalom (formerly New Jewish Congregation) (R), 13563 Country Road 101, Oxford, 352-748-1800;; Shabbat services: Friday, 7:30 p.m.; last Saturday of the month, 9:30 a.m. Temple Shalom of Deltona (R/C), 1785 Elkcam Blvd., Deltona, 386-785-5724; www.; Shabbat service; Saturday: 10 a.m. Temple Shir Shalom of Oviedo (R) Services held in the EPICenter at University Carillon United Methodist Church, 1395 Campus View Court, Oviedo, 407-366-3556, www.; Shabbat services: three Fridays each month, 7:30 p.m. Traditional Congregation of Mount Dora (T) Mount Dora, 352-735-4774; www.; services: second and fourth Fridays and Saturday of the month. (R) Reform (C) Conservative (O) Orthodox (Rec) Reconstructionist