W. W. Law

 

 

 

Age: 79

 

Summary: civil rights activist who had served as president of the Savannah branch of the NAACP from 1950 to 1976, who led the drive to desegregate the city and helped to established a civil-rights movement museum.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: January 1, 1923

 

Died: July 26, 2002

 

Location: Savannah, Georgia