Celia Faubus

 

 

Age: 89

 

Summary: former first lady of Arkansas while married to notorious Arkansas governor Orval Faubus who tried to keep Little Rock schools from integrating during the "Little Rock Nine" incident in 1957 (she divorced him in 1969).

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: August 31, 1912

 

Died: August 9, 2002

 

Location: Huntsville, Arkansas