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Jo Etha Collier
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Birth: unknown
Death: May 25, 1971

On May 25, Jo Etha Collier, an eighteen-year-old Black girl, is shot dead by 3 drunken white males in her hometown of Drew, Miss., less than an hour after she graduated from desegregated Drew High School where she was honored for her achievements in the classroom and on the track field.

She was the daughter of Gussie Love. --A young life taken too soon. 
Drew Cemetery
Sunflower County
Mississippi, USA
Created by: Donna
Record added: May 17, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26897581
Jo Etha Collier
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- Curtis Jackson
 Added: Feb. 10, 2017

- out of the blue
 Added: Mar. 28, 2014
Another of God's children sent home before her time.
- Kermit Bostic
 Added: Sep. 16, 2013
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