The photo of Rev. Dr. Creecy is courtesy The Olivet Church website
Here is the story in AL.com aka Alabama.com
Excellent bio of Reverend Dr. Howard W. Creecy, Jr., the late president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Click the following link to a blog that does a great job covering African American issues including the untimely death of 57-year-old Rev. Dr. Howard Creecy, Jr.:
Politics, Policy, Pathology and Hope WITHIN The Black Community: Condolences To The Family Of Rev Dr Howard Creecy Jr
(Link to AP Photo/Atlanta Journal & Constitution, John Spink via AL.com)
Dr. Creecy, a Mobile, Alabama, native, died early Thursday, July 28, 2011 of an apparent heart attack in Atlanta.
The photo was taken on April 4, 2011 by John Spink of the Atlanta Journal & Constitution newspapers.
Click on the names (links) of the SCLC Presidents through the years:
1957-1968 Martin Luther King, Jr.
1968-1977 Ralph Abernathy
1977-1997 Joseph Lowery
1997-2004 Martin Luther King III
2004-2004 Fred Shuttlesworth
2004-2009 Charles Kenzie Steele, Jr.
2009-Present Rev. Dr. Howard W. Creecy, Jr.
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