William Quillian, Jr.

 

 

 

Age: 100

 

Summary: longest-serving president of the former Randolph-Macon Women's College (now Randolph College) who had oversaw racial integration of the student body and once posted bond for two students arrested for participating in Lynchburg's first lunch counter sit-in in December 1960 during his tenure from 1952 to 1978.

 

 

Cause of Death: In his sleep

 

Born: April 13, 1913

 

Died: March 4, 2014

 

Location: Lynchburg, Virginia