Summary: retired social worker who had recently been into the international spotlight earlier this year when her 12-year-old granddaughter became one of eleven students killed in the Nov. 29 school shooting at Jefferson Junior High School at Baton Rouge's housing-project commune of Laurel Creek while undergoing chemotherapy treatment during her onset battle with terminal stomach cancer.
Cause of Death: Stomach cancer
Born: March 10, 1922
Died: December 25, 2004
Location: Shreveport, Louisiana