Rev. Everett C. Parker
 


 

Age: 102



Summary: clergyman and civil rights activist who won a landmark broadcasting case and led a civil rights crusade to hold TV and radio stations accountable for presenting racially biased programming and for failing to hire blacks and other minorities, who was the founder and longtime director of the Office of Communications of the United Church of Christ and who used the office with church support as his civil rights platform for 30 years.





Cause of Death: Natural causes



Born: January 17, 1913


 
Died: September 17, 2015



Location:
White Plains, New York