Caffie Greene

 

 

 

Age: 91

 

Summary: longtime community activist who had played a key role in the effort to bring a major hospital known as the Martin Luther King, Jr./Drew Medical Center to South Los Angeles after the 1965 Watts riots.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from pneumonia and heart failure

 

Born: March 18, 1919

 

Died: June 1, 2010

 

Location: Lynwood, California