Lesane Parish Crooks is better known as the the legendary Hip-Hop rapper, Tupac Amaru Shakur.
His parents, Afeni Shakur—born Alice Faye Williams in North Carolina—and his birth father, Billy Garland, were active Black Panther Party members.
Ashes scattered in his Mother's garden, Stone Mountain, Georgia
Find A Grave: Memorial #3735 retrieved 22 sep 2016
Statement from family of Notorious B.I.G., (2002, September 06). The Baltimore Sun. www.baltimoresun.com United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," Database with images, FamilySearch: accessed 25 June 2015, Tupac Shakur, Colorado, United States, 15 Sep 1996; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," GenealogyBank.com (www.genealogybank.com 2014).
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