The Question and Answer section for A Lesson Before Dying is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
For his last meal Jefferson wanted a gallon of vanilla ice cream. He also wanted a radio.
Grant gets the money for the radio from Joe and Thelma Claiborne, the owners of the Rainbow Club. Afterwards, he brings the radio to the courthouse and gets permission from the sheriff to give it
Reverend Ambrose wanted Grant to speak to Jefferson about God and approach his conversations within a Christian framework.