John Lloyd Edwards Jr.
Longtime pastor of Cosmopolitan Community Church, he led desegregation of public housing in Chattanooga and fought to desegregate Erlanger hospital, Hamilton County Nursing Home and other medical centers, and founded the Mary Walker Historical and Educational Foundation, which supports reading and literacy programs.
John Lloyd Edwards Jr. Longtime pastor of Cosmopolitan Community Church, he led desegregation of public housing in Chattanooga and fought to desegregate Erlanger hospital, Hamilton County Nursing Home and other medical centers, and founded the Mary Walker Historical and Educational Foundation, which supports reading and literacy programs.
published Sunday, April 14th, 2013
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