Airickca Gordon-Taylor

Death of Airickca Gordon-Taylor

March 21, 2020
| Age 50

Cousin of Emmett Till who advocated for civil rights


Airickca Gordon-Taylor was the cousin of Emmett Till, whose 1955 murder helped spark the Civil Rights Movement. Gordon-Taylor was the founder and executive director of the Mamie Till Mobley Memorial Foundation, named in honor of Till's mother and providing education, enrichment, and empowerment to young people. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.