Mary Juanita Milam

 

 

Age: 86

 

Summary: widow of J.W. Milam, one of two Mississippi men acquitted in the murder of black teenager Emmett Till by an all-white jury in 1955, in which both men later confessed in a Look magazine report, but no other charges were ever filed against them.

 


Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: December 10, 1927

 

Died: January 14, 2014

 

Location: Ocean Springs, Mississippi