May 25, 1971: The Death of Jo Etha Collier

Jo Etha Collier graduated from Drew High School in Drew, Mississippi in 1971. The school had been integrated not too long ago and had a student body of 200, mostly Black. Young Collier was a popular student and a top athlete as part of the school’s track team. A neighbor of civil rights activist Fannie Mae…

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