rights activist and charter member of the Louisiana Legislative Black
Caucus who was the first black legislator to be elected from Caddo
Parish since Recon-struction when he won the state House District 2
seat in 1972 and served until 1992.
Cause of Death: Lengthy illness
Born: November 27, 1927
Died: December 23, 2014
Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana