July 17, 2020 C. T. Vivian From Wikipedia – Cordy Tindell Vivian – Minister, author, activist
President Barack Obama, speaking at Selma’s Brown Chapel on the March 2007, anniversary of the 1965 Selma to Montgomery marches, recognized Vivian in his opening remarks in the words of Martin L. King Jr. as “the greatest preacher to ever live.”

C. T. Vivian From Wikipedia
Cordy Tindell Vivian Born July 30, 1924 Boonville, Missouri, U.S.
Died July 17, 2020 (aged 95)
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Occupation Minister and author
Cordy Tindell Vivian (July 30, 1924 – July 17, 2020) was an American minister, author, and close friend and lieutenant of Martin Luther King Jr.