Troy, Alabama Celebrates Life Of "Boy From Troy" Rep. John Lewis

In This Photo: John Lewis, Dottie Peoples
Gospel recording artist Dottie Peoples places her hand on her chest while paying respect to Former US Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) during the​ “​The Boy from Troy”​ service celebrating Mr. Lewis’s life o​n July 25, 2020 in Troy, Alabama. Ceremonies are planned for the next six days honoring the life of civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis that will trace his journey from his childhood in Troy, Alabama, to his historic return to Selma following the Montgomery voting rights trail, to his distinguished career as a member of Congress in Washington, DC and finally to his funeral at the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta.
(July 24, 2020 - Source: Michael M Santiago/Getty Images North America)