CHARLESTON - Lazan Tanette Balentine, 32, and her 4-year-old son, Kyri Savignon White-Balentine, died June 17, 2004, at their home in Charleston.
Born Sept. 14, 1971, in Chicago, Lazan Balentine was the daughter of Herbert and Geraldine Smith Balentine. She had lived in Chicago most of her life. About a year ago, she moved to Charleston and was an occupational therapist.
A son, Knighten Sabir Balentine, survives of the home.
Kyri Balentine was born June 25, 1999, in Chicago and is also survived by his father, Marcus White of Chicago, and his brother. He attended the 4-year-old program at the Charleston Kindergarten during the last school year.
A combined memorial service will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the First Pentecostal Assemblies International Church in Harvey, Ill.
may be sent to the
Balentine Memorial Fund
c/o Seaway National Bank of Chicago
645 E. 87th St.
Chicago, IL 60619