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