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Madie Boyette Macklin
Birth: Jan. 29, 1929
White
Ashley County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Oct. 13, 2005
Saint Louis
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA

Educator and civil rights activist. Madie Macklin was born Madie Boyette in White, Arkansas. She received her bachelor's degree in education in 1950 from Stowe Teacher's College, now Harris-Stowe State University, and her master's degree in education from Washington University in 1954. She also attended St. Louis University School of Law and the University of Missouri at St. Louis, where she pursued postgraduate studies in counseling. Madie met and married another educator, Charles Williams Macklin, in 1951. The Macklins played a substantial role in civil rights protests in St. Louis, and was a part of the 1963 demonstration at Jefferson Bank and Trust Company, a protest resulting from the bank's policy of not hiring blacks. Madie Macklin taught in several St. Louis public schools, including Carver, Washington and Clark elementary and secondary schools and the former O'Fallon Technical High School. Her teaching career in St. Louis spanned more than 40 years, with one of her classes being among the first integrated in St. Louis. Madie Macklin is survived by her daughters Jerry Macklin of St. Louis, Missouri, Daphne Macklin of Sacramento, California, and Michelle Macklin Burton of New York City; a son, Brian Macklin of Seattle; two sisters, Daisy Boyette Gaines and Louise Ann Boyd, both of St. Louis; and a grandson. (bio by: David H. Hagen)
Cause of death: Complications of Alzheimer's and cancer 
 
Burial:
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
Oakville (St. Louis County)
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Section SS, Site 1223
 
Created by: David H. Hagen
Record added: Oct 18, 2005
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- Regina ♥ with love ♥
 Added: Oct. 11, 2009

- In Memory of Ana,Ruvi and My Dad
 Added: Oct. 9, 2009
In Memory of Madie Boyette Macklin...God Bless You.
- Diane Miller
 Added: Oct. 9, 2009
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