Delphene Dees waves to the crowd during a fundraising event held to support her fight against cancer. Hundreds of Yazooans came to the Yazoo Community Complex for the Womanless Beauty Pageant. Over $9,000 was raised.By JAMIE PATTERSON
A good cause will bring out all sorts of people...even men dressed as women.
The auditorium of the Yazoo Community Complex was filled with laughter, tears and hope last weekend as the first Miss Yazoo Womanless Pageant was held in honor of Mrs. Delphene Dees.
The pageant was organized to raise funds for Mrs. Dees, who is battling cancer. Organizers said about 600 people attended the event, raising $9,088.
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