Pallbearers accompany the casket carrying the remains of Mervyn Dymally during his funeral service Wednesday Oct. 17, 2012 in Culver City, Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown and dozens of other pr

 

              Pallbearers accompany the casket carrying the remains of Mervyn Dymally during his funeral service Wednesday Oct. 17, 2012 in Culver City, Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown and dozens of other pr
Pallbearers accompany the casket carrying the remains of Mervyn Dymally during his funeral service Wednesday Oct. 17, 2012 in Culver City, Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown and dozens of other prominent officials attended the funeral of the trail-blazing leader, who in a four-decade career served in every corner of California government and eventually became the state's highest-ranking black politician. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)