Radio pioneer Bill Hennessee laid to rest

February 13, 2009 5:40:57 AM PST
Friends and family are paying their last respects to a North Carolina black radio pioneer. Big Bad Bill Hennessee died Saturday at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.

Hennessee was known as the radio voice of Fayetteville State University football.

His funeral is scheduled for noon today at the Lewis Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Fayetteville.