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Jazz Organist Bernie Thompson Dead From Heart Attack

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Jazz Organist Bernie Thompson died of heart attack. At this time medical examiner did not release body yet but services are expected to be held in Harlem at 74 West 126th Street. It is suggested you call (516) 378-5415 and ask family for further details on arrangements. Bernie Thompson played at the Lenox Lounge in Harlem on Thursday nights regularly. He also performed at Carmichael's when it was happening. -30-

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