Mourners recall John Kilzer’s message of ‘hope, love and recovery’

By Updated: March 20, 2019 5:01 PM CT | Published: March 18, 2019 5:12 PM CT
<strong>Annie Hunter, director of communications and volunteer development with St. John’s United Methodist Church, takes a moment to reflect during the funeral of former Memphis State University basketball player, rock star and Methodist minister John Kilzer on Monday, March 18.</strong> (Patrick Lantrip/Daily Memphian)

Annie Hunter, director of communications and volunteer development with St. John’s United Methodist Church, takes a moment to reflect during the funeral of former Memphis State University basketball player, rock star and Methodist minister John Kilzer on Monday, March 18. (Patrick Lantrip/Daily Memphian)

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Elle Perry

Elle Perry

Elle Perry covers Hickory Hill, Orange Mound, South Memphis and Whitehaven for The Daily Memphian. The Memphis native and two-time University of Memphis graduate has written for publications including The Memphis Business Journal, Memphis Flyer and High Ground News, and previously served as coordinator of The Teen Appeal.


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