Question of the Week: “What do you think will be the lasting impact of Nelson Mandela’s legacy?”December 18, 2013 By MCJStaff Leave a Comment Michael SmithMichael Smith (AKA Santa Claus at the Northwest Funeral Chapel’s event): “He triumphed over adversity and apartheid. He did it with grace and came out victorious.” Lorretta Kingsby: “His legacy will be remembered for getting South Africans--Black and White--to live together in unity. No matter what the opposition was, he did it with grace.Cheryl Clayton: “Nelson Mandela will always be remembered for bringing Black and White together in unity for his country.” Deonysius Johnson: “Nelson Mandela will be forever remembered as a champion against apartheid. We all could learn something from him. (We must) stand against injustices and uphold his legacy.