On Saturday, May 23, 2015, Rev. Dr. Joseph Lowery and his late wife, Dr. Evelyn Gibson Lowery, were honored beautifully at the “Builders of Movements and Monuments” statue unveiling ceremony which was held at the foot of the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama.
The family of Rev. Dr. Joseph Lowery and his wife, Evelyn, 88, announced that Mrs. Lowery has been released from the hospital after suffering a massive stroke. Here’s a recent statement from the Lowery Family After receiving notification by medical experts of the irreversible damage caused by the massive stroke that our dear wife and […]
On Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013, we reported Mrs. Evelyn Lowery, 88, the wife of beloved civil rights leader Joseph E. Lowery, was reportedly rushed to the hospital after suffering a stroke. Today, Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, the Lowery family has issued a statement: Statement from the Lowery Family on the Condition of Mrs. Evelyn Lowery […]
Evelyn Lowery, the wife of beloved civil rights leader Joseph E. Lowery, was reportedly rushed to the hospital after suffering a stroke. The family released a statement to the media, saying Evelyn Lowery is listed in critical condition and is currently under-going treatment at an undisclosed location, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. “As a family […]
Rev. Joseph E. Lowery was a close cohort of Dr. Martin Luther Jr. in his efforts to level the playing field and secure equal rights for all citizens of the United States. Together, they founded the enduring civil rights organization, the SCLC, and for 20 years the charismatic but provocative Huntsville-born preacher served as president […]