Remembering Ollye B. Shirley

Champion of education By Shanderia K. Posey Editor Ollye Brown Shirley, Ph.D., described as a Mississippi icon in education and civil rights, died Sept. 10, of natural causes at her home in Jackson. Family and friends of Shirley, 82, will cherish her memories and impact on Jackson and the state during a memorial service at … Continue reading Remembering Ollye B. Shirley