Friends, family pay tribute to civil rights pioneer Evelyn Lowery

September 27, 2013   // 0 Comments

by Kunbi Tinuoye Friends, family and the civil rights community have been paying tribute to Evelyn Gibson Lowery who died Thursday at the age of 88. Mrs. Lowery, the wife of civil rights leader Rev. Joseph Lowery, passed away in early hours of the morning surrounded by her close-knit family. Last week she suffered from a massive stroke. Following time in hospital her loved ones took her back to...

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