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Funeral or memorial service programs and Obituaries

 File — Oversize Box: 4 [F09.078.01.04]

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

Materials collected by Thereasea Elder over the years of her most active involvement in community nursing, neighborhood renewal, and church work. Includes materials about various African American churches, schools, and organizations. There is material on the importance of family and neighborhood history, educational opportunities for the African American community, and politics.


  • Creation: 1930 - 2014


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 7 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Remembrances for: Charles "Charlie Boy" Alexander ; Nathaniel Bruce Alexander ; William T. Alexander ; James Anderson ; Kha'Meir Zyon "Moo Moo" Anthony ; Margaret "Mimi" Owens Billings ; Demond Carl Boston ; Mayola Aery Buford ; Mattie Cannon Burke ; Pastor Barbara Brewton Cameron Cassandra M. Carson ; Iris Fretena Chandler ; Rev. Rannie Chisholm ; Willie James Coleman ; Carlyle Clark ; Emma M. Davis ; Ruth Elizabeth Moss Easterling ; Willie Elder ; Mildred Rogers Fant ; Liz Hair ; Elfreda Louise Harrison ; James and Nancy Harrison ; Willie Thelma Hart ; Dr. Dorothy Irene Height ; Clifton Horton, Sr. ; Eugene Edward Horton, Sr. ; Winnie Hunter ; Margaret G. Irby ; Helen W. Jamison ; William T. "Big Daddy" Jones ; Mary Elizabeth Grier Kee ; Rev. John Madison Kennedy ; Beverly Cotton Lawston ; James Henry Moore Lindsay, Sr. ; Pauline Burns McLurkin ; Johnnie Mae Maxwell ; Ruth Leverett Mickens ; Shirley Mae Mickens ; Rev. Wilson Mitchell ; Robert Neal, Sr. ; Evelyn Alexander Harmon Norman ; Lucia Mae Nimmons Pauling ; Ethel Lee Platts ; Zetta Mae Poe ; Geraldine Torrence Powe ; Robert Proctor, Sr. ; James and Margaret Reeder ; Gertrude H. Simmons ; Wilhelmina Moore Simmons ; Frances Stevenson Sloane ; Andrew Sowell, Sr. ; Bessie K. Sowell ; Tyrone "Pimp a die" Springs ; Willie Louise Mosely Stanard ; Edgar Moore Stevenson, Sr. ; Manetta Stovall ; Ella Tate ; Mildred Andrews Williams ; Cleo Alford Yougue

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

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