Charles Evers

Mississippi politico, civil rights figure Charles Evers dies

By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Charles Evers, the older brother of slain civil rights leader Medgar Evers and a longtime figure in Mississippi politics, has died in Mississippi. He was 97. A coroner says Evers…

Charles Evers passes away at age 97

A brother of slain Civil Rights leader Medgar Evers and a longtime figure in Mississippi state politics has passed away today. Charles Evers has died at the age of 97 in Brandon this morning. A coroner says he died of…