Honorees

1955 Cannon Street YMCA All - Stars Nathaniel Abraham, Sr.
Fannie Phelps Adams Kimberly Clarice Aiken
Charles and Valerie Aiken Marjorie Amos-Frazier
SC Sen. Ralph Anderson Mac Arnold
John Artemus Augusta Baker
Rev. Charles P. Austin, Sr. Clayton "Peg Leg" Bates
Luther J. Battiste, III, Esq. Thaddeus J. Bell, MD
Paul Benjamin James A. Bennett
Bishop Joseph Benjamin Bethea Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune
Kitty Black-Perkins Sandra Blake
Dr. James A. Blake, Sr. John W. Bluford, III
Ethel Martin Bolden Maj. Gen. Charles Bolden
Warren Bolton James E. Bostic, Jr., PhD
Harold R. Boulware, Sr., Esq. Bertie Herbert Bowman
1st Lt. Leroy Bowman Rev. William M. Bowman, Sr.
Anna Boyd Gwendolyn Bradley
Marie Brailey and Willie Van Brailey Paul and Wendy C. Brawley
Lila Mae Brock Israel Brooks, Jr.
W. Melvin Brown James F. Brown, DDS
SC Rep. Joe E. Brown J. Anthony Brown
James Brown Ruth Ann Butler
Alma Byrd, PhD Emory Shaw Campbell
Harry Carson William H. Carson, MD
Charleston Hospital Strike Septima Poinsette Clark
James Roland Clark, MD Arthur J. H. Clement, Jr.
US Rep. James E. Clyburn SC Rep. William and Beverly Clyburn
Judge Merl F. Code Allen Louis Code, Sr.
Monique Coleman Martin Douglass Cooper
Edward Sawyer Cooper, MD Noble P. Cooper, DDS
Willis H. Crosby Margaree Seawright Crosby, EdD
CSS Planter Bennie Lee Cunningham, Jr.
Judge Jasper Cureton Ron & Natalie Daise
Beryl Dakers Rev. Joseph A. Darby, Jr.
Everett L. Dargan, MD Anna DeCosta Banks, RN
Herbert A. DeCosta, Jr. Rev. Joseph A. DeLaine
Willie Dereef Desegregation of Clemson University and the University of South Carolina
Ophelia DeVore-Mitchell Peggy Dillard-Toone
Margaret Abner Dixon, EdD Larry Doby
Hattie Logan Duckett Lt. Col. Charity Edna Adams Earley
Marion Wright Edelman, Esq. Col. Claude J. Eichelberger
Sallie Elliott George A. Elmore
Elmore v Rice Alex English
John and Marie Epps Establishment of Mitchelville
Matilda Arabelle Evans, MD Etu Evans
Thomas (Tom) Feelings Festivals
Nikki Finney Chief Justice Ernest A. Finney, Jr.
A. Tony Fisher Lillian Brock Flemming
Sarah Mae Flemming Vince Ford
Ruby Middleton Forsythe Angela L. Walker Franklin, PhD
Smokin' Joe Frazier Pearl Fryar
Linda Dingle Gadson Harvey B. Gantt
Naomi Garrett, PhD Lydia Sharon Garrett
Althea Gibson Dizzy Gillespie
John Gilliam C. (Curtis) Tyrone Gilmore, Sr.
Bobby D. Gist Vivian Glover
Adrenée Glover Freeman, Esq. George Glymph
Charles G. Gomillion, PhD Georgia Good
Janie Glymph Goree Anthony and Helen Nelson Grant, Esq.
Jonathan Green Reuben M. Greenberg
Greenville New Year’s Day March Louis George Gregory, Esq.
Gilroye A. Griffin, Jr., Esq. Alberta Tucker Grimes
Lugenia Key Hammond Lee Haney
Edwin A. Harleston John Roy Harper II, Esq.
Patricia Sowell Harris Jaime Harrison
Dorothy Golden Harrison Ernest Henderson, Sr.
Maranda Phillips Holmes Jean Sanders Hopkins
Janice Huff Jane Edna Hunter
Charlayne Hunter-Gault Alice Wyche Hurley
Curtis Inabinett J. Arthur Jones
Jesse Jackson Dr. Sara Dunlap Jackson
Mary Jackson Chuck Jackson
Ozie Jackson, Sr. Bishop Frederick Calhoun James
Gloria Schumpert James Jarvis Brothers
Willie Jeffries Johnnie Ruth Jenkins
Esau Jenkins Judge Robert N. Jenkins, Sr.
William H. Johnson I.S. Leevy Johnson, Esq.
Mamie "Peanut" Johnson Willie L. Johnson
Dr. Ernest Everett Just Jonas Thomas Kennedy
Dr. Thomas Elliot Kerns Richard Kerns
Milton Kimpson Lorenzo Levon Kirkland
Eartha Kitt Larry Francis Lebby
Raphael C. Lee, MD Jeffrey Livingston
Reginald Lloyd Lawrence W. Long, MD
Isom Bartrone Lowman, Jr. Louis B. Lynn, PhD
Anna May Manigault-Hurley Maxine Smith Martin
Judge Joshua W. Martin III SC Sen. John Wesley Matthews, Jr.
Cassandra Maxwell, Esq. Benjamin E. Mays, PhD
James T. McCain Timothy R. McConnell
Catherine McKee McCottry, MD Johnnie McFadden, PhD
Eddie McGirt Nina Mae McKinney
Beatrice Taylor McKnight James T. McLawhorn, Jr.
Ron McNair, PhD Craig Melvin
Listervelt Middleton Earl Matthew Middleton
Kelly Miller, PhD Janie L. Mines
Frieda Mitchell Mark Myers & Sandra Myers
Dr. Maceo Nance Otto Neals
Annie Greene Nelson SC Sen. I. DeQuincey Newman
Gen. Lloyd "fig" Newton Orangeburg Massacre
Horace Ott Marlene O’Bryant-Seabrook, PhD
J. T. Pace E. (Edmund) Perry Palmer
Michael L. Parks, MD Patty Jaye Garrett Patterson
SC Sen. Kay Patterson Bishop Daniel Alexander Payne
Thales Thomas "Skipp" Pearson Pearson v Clarendon County and Briggs v Elliott
Justice Matthew Perry William and Michael Dean Perry
Bill Pinkney Brandolyn Thomas Pinkston
Brenda Pressley Lessie B. Price
Hemphill P. Pride, DDS Ann Pringle Washington
Bernice Putman Willie Larry Randolph, Jr.
Randolph Cemetery Sarah Reese
Bishop Sanco King Rembert Jacqueline Rhinehart
Brig. Gen. Velma L. Richardson Luns C. Richardson, PhD
Rev. Nelson B. Rivers, III Richard Samuel Roberts
Bernice Robinson Bernice Stokes Robinson
Prezell Russell Robinson Eugene Robinson
Rock Hill Nine Arthur Rose, Sr.
Lt. Col. Paul Ross Darius Rucker
Edwin Roberts Russell Dr. Jasper Salmond
Dori Sanders Johnny Michael Sanders
Rev. Julius L. Scipio Luther Seabrook, PhD
Cleveland L. Sellers Jr., PhD Art Shell
Donnie Shell Fouche'na Everlyne "Che" Sheppard
Modjeska Simkins Philip Simmons
Drink Small Robert Smalls
Marva Smalls Marlena Smalls
O'Neal Smalls, Esq. Vertamae Smart-Grosvenor
Myrtle Hall Smith Judge Willie T. Smith, Jr.
Alex Snipe, Jr. James Solomon, Jr., PhD
Walker Emanuel Solomon, Sr. Bobby B. Stafford, Esq.
Judge Harold A. Stevens John Stevenson, PhD
Diane E. Sumpter Mayor James E. Talley
Dr. Ethel M. Henderson Taylor William "Bill" Terrell
Darrin Thomas William "T" Thompson, Esq.
Beatrice Rice Thompson Henry N. Tisdale, PhD
Henrie Monteith Tredwell, PhD Maj. Gen. Irene Trowell-Harris
Maj. Gen. Abraham J. Turner Leo F. Twiggs, EdD
Brig. Gen. Stephen M. Twitty Shirley Tyus
Rick C. Wade Wilfred Junius Walker
Louis L. Waring, Jr. Frank Washington
Jesse Washington, Jr. Yelberton R. Watkins
Col. Walter L. Watson, Jr. Taft M. Watson
Lt. Col. Spann Watson Clemmie E. Webber, PhD
SC Rep. Lucille Simmons Whipper Isaac W. Williams
Armstrong Williams Cecil J. Williams
Maurice Williams David A. Williams
CSM Gail M. Williams SC Rep. Juanita Willmon-Goggins
Donella Brown Wilson Josephine Helen Wood
Sylvia Woods Dwight E. Woods
Stephen J. Wright, PhD Justice Jonathan Jasper Wright
Tommy Scott Young Lee Thompson Young
Maj. Gen. Matthew A. Zimmerman, Jr. Geraldyne I. Pierce Zimmerman