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Rev Nathaniel L. Linsey
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Birth: Jul. 24, 1926
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
Death: May 18, 2011
Fayetteville
Fayette County
Georgia, USA

Religious figure. 39th Bishop of The Christian Methodist Episcopal Church. Elected a Bishop in Birmingham, AL in 1978, He was installed as Senior Bishop of the denomination at the 1994 General Conference held in Memphis, TN. Equally dear to his heart as his dedication to kingdom building was his commitment to the civil rights movement. He led the effort to integrate public schools and organized sit-ins as president of the local NAACP chapter in Knoxville, TN. As a Bishop, he presided over the Seventh Episcopal District (1978-82) the Ninth Episcopal District (1982-1986), the Tenth Episcopal district (1986-1994), and the Second Episcopal District (1994-2002).

Cause of death: Kidney Failure 
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Curtis Jackson
Record added: May 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70217204
Rev Nathaniel L. Linsey
Added by: Curtis Jackson
 
Rev Nathaniel L. Linsey
Added by: Curtis Jackson
 
Rev Nathaniel L. Linsey
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- Fred Rousseau
 Added: Feb. 15, 2013
See Jet Magazine, July 4, '11, pg. 16.
- Props2u
 Added: Jun. 28, 2011
May eternal blessings be yours
- A Marine's Daughter
 Added: Jun. 21, 2011
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