Claudine Parker

 

 

 

Age: 52

 

Summary: noted civil rights activist and retail manager of the local ABC Beverages liquor store in Montgomery, Alabama who had previously marched and participated in sit-ins with civil rights leaders such as Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Andrew Young before she started a youth program in the 1980's to conduct tours of the red-brick church known as Dexter Avenue Baptist Church, where King had his first job as a pastor.

 

 

Cause of Death: Shot to death during the DC sniper shooting

 

Born: May 30, 1950

 

Died: September 21, 2002

 

Location: Montgomery, Alabama