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Dr Jeanne Laveta Noble
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Birth: Jul. 18, 1926
Albany
Dougherty County
Georgia, USA
Death: Oct. 17, 2002
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Educator, University Administrator, Television Producer. She was an innovative African-American who served on education commissions for three U.S. presidents. Noble wrote several books and produced record albums and television shows. She received degrees from Howard University, Columbia University and studied at the University Of Birmingham in England. She made an impact on education as she returned to her home town and taught at Albany State College and Langston University in Oklahoma. She served as the Twelfth National President Of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. The first woman of color to serve on the board of The National Board Of The Girls Scout U.S.A., she also served the Women's Job Corps Program. The first child of Floyd and Aurelia Noble of Albany, Georgia, she was taught the importance of education by her mother and her grandmother Maggie Brown who was a first grade teacher. She attended an Episcopal church as a child and was connected to the National Assembly of Religious Women later in life. She died at New York University Medical Center of congestive heart failure in 2002 at age 76. 
 
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 Parents:
  Aurelia P. Noble (1904 - 1990)
 
 Sibling:
  Jeanne Laveta Noble (1926 - 2002)
  William Francis Noble (1932 - 2010)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Albany
Dougherty County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Tyler Harris
Record added: Oct 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77510385
Dr Jeanne Laveta Noble
Added by: Tyler Harris
 
Dr Jeanne Laveta Noble
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Dr Jeanne Laveta Noble
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