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Leighton Meester's Take... Rogers Exits BlackBook... Sims Service...

Leighton Meester claims to have no fear when it comes to aging, but ask her again in a few years — after all, she’s only 23.

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SIMS SERVICE: The funeral has been set for model Naomi Sims, who passed away last Saturday. The service will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Church of St. Ignatius Loyola, located at 980 Park Avenue at 84th Street in Manhattan. It will be followed by a private burial. The legendary Sims, who died from cancer in Newark, broke racial barriers and became the first African-American model to appear on the cover of Ladies’ Home Journal and Life magazine. — Marc Karimzadeh

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