In Memoriam

Remembering fallen alumni.

Joel Kirkland Cornell, B.S. 2010 , died April 15, 2016. After graduating from Howard University, Cornell became a candidate for a master’s degree in geography and urban studies at Temple...

Leon C. Armour Sr., B.S. 1963 , died Aug. 3, 2015. Following gradu- ation, Armour was commissioned a second lieutenant in the United States Air Force. His 25-year career in the Air Force yielded...

Edward Morgan III, D. M.I. 1981 , died July 25, 2015. A Navy veteran of World War II, Morgan began his ministry in the Episcopal Church. After 26 years as a par- ish rector, he served as a...

Margaret Kargbo, B.A. 2002 , died May 20, 2015. Following graduation, Kargbo moved to Atlanta to become a young arts professional and community activist. From 2007–2011, she handled public...

Justice Leander J. Shaw, LL.B. 1957 , died Decem- ber 14, 2015. Justice Shaw was a member of the Florida Supreme Court during the Florida recount of the 2000 presidential election. He was one of...

Willie Gadson, B.S.P. 1971 , died May 28, 2015. For more than 37 years, Gadson worked as a hospital pharmacist, serving Norfolk Community Hospital, DePaul Hospital, and Maryview Hospital, where...

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