Lott, Honorable Gay-Lloyd On January 19, 2013, the Honorable Judge Gay-Lloyd Lott passed away in Pasadena, CA after a long illness. Born in Chicago, IL., he was a prominent attorney before taking a seat on the Circuit Court of Cook County. He leaves a stellar legal reputation and a vast network of friends. Throughout his career he unselfishly gave his time to mentor many attorneys. He was a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, served as President of the National Bar Association and a Commissioner of the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Chicago. He is survived by his loving wife, Marjorie; his sister, Cornelia (Bunny); a son, Gaylloyd Jr. (Gerald); 5 grandchildren, Jordan (19), Griffin (14), Aubrey (2), Maddox (1) and Sophia (2 months). Funeral and Interment will be in California. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in his name to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America.
Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Jan. 28, 2013