Samuel Bowers



Age: 82


Summary: leader of the White Knights, the militant offshoot of the Ku Klux Klan in the state of Mississippi, who was serving a life sentence for the 1966 firebombing death of civil rights leader Vernon Dahmer.



Cause of Death: Cardiopulmonary arrest


Born: August 6, 1924


Died: November 5, 2006


Location: Jackson, Mississippi