Jimmy Rop

Student Historian

Jimmy Rop was born and raised in a Christian and African traditionalist home in Eldoret, Kenya.  Following primary school, he attended St. Patrick’s High School in Iten, Kenya.   He arrived in the United States and is now a senior at Berea College, majoring in Physics and Computer science.   He hopes to study software engineering in graduate school. 

Fred Shuttlesworth (1922-2011)

Reverend Fred Shuttlesworth was born on March 18, 1922 in Mount Meigs, Alabama to Vetta Green and Alberta Robinson.  However, his mother and stepfather, William Nathan Shuttlesworth, a farmer in Oxmore, Alabama raised Fred Shuttlesworth.  Shuttlesworth attended Oxmore Elementary School.  He graduated from Rosedale High … Read MoreFred Shuttlesworth (1922-2011)