Cardiss Collins (1931-2013) —
also known as Cardiss Hortense Robertson —
of Chicago, Cook
Born in St.
Louis, Mo., September
Representative from Illinois 7th District, 1973-97; delegate to
Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1996,
member of Democratic
National Committee from Illinois, 2004.
ancestry. Member, NAACP;
Died in Washington,
2, 2013 (age 81 years, 131
Burial location unknown.
James McKinley Neal (1899-1982) —
of Kansas City, Jackson
Born in Greensboro, Greene
County, Ga., March 8,
Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; pharmacist;
member of Missouri
state house of representatives from Jackson County 4th District,
ancestry. Member, Freemasons;
Psi Phi; American
Legion; Urban League; NAACP.
Died in Kansas City, Wyandotte
County, Kan., November
11, 1982 (age 83 years, 248
Interment at Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery, Fort Leavenworth, Kan.
Alice Sachs (1905-1997) —
of Manhattan, New York
Born in Kansas City, Jackson
County, Mo., December
Democrat. Candidate for New York
state assembly from New York County 9th District, 1956, 1958,
1960; candidate for New York
state senate 20th District, 1962; delegate to Democratic National
Convention from New York, 1964,
candidate for Presidential Elector for New York.
for Democratic Action; League of Women
B'rith; Urban League; Phi
Beta Kappa; American Civil
Liberties Union; NAACP.
Died at the Hallmark Nursing
Centre in North Granville, Washington
County, N.Y., March
29, 1997 (age 91 years, 101
Burial location unknown.
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