Remembering fallen alumni.

Emma Geraldine Billingslea (N ’51) September 5, 2020.

Lee Andrew Tyler (B.A. ’53), November 20, 2020.

Edgar Newton Jackson Sr. (B.S. ’57), May 27, 2020.


Ardrea Burrell (B.A. ’60, M.S.W. ’63), September 8, 2020.

Francis Hall Henderson (B.S. ’60, M.D. ’71), August 22, 2020.

Luther Isaac Ike (D.D.S. ’61), March 15, 2020.


Walter C. Blount (B.S. ’71), January 21, 2021.

Anthony C. “Tony” Montez (B.S. ’74), February 9, 2021.

Cain Hope Felder

The Reverend Cain Hope Felder, Ph.D., established scholar, author, biblical commentator, professor, editor and preacher, has submitted his final earthly assignment. He passed in October at the age...

Jessye Norman

Howard alumna Jessye Norman died in late September at 74 years old. She was a renowned international opera starand Grammy-winning soprano.

Federal Judge Damon J. Keith, Howard University School of Law alumnus, passed away in April 2019 at 96 years old.


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