Gravesite of Reverend George Lee

Considered to be the first person to die in the fight for civil rights for blacks in America, George Lee's name is the first of 40 names listed on the Civil Rights Memorial in Montgomery, Alabama. This gravesite is located at Greengrove Baptist Church 603 Church St. Belzoni, Mississippi.

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Latitude: 33.183758 Longitude: -90.488328 Elevation: 106 ft
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Hours Open

24 hours

Seasons Open

All

Time Period Represented

Civil Rights era

Visitor Fees

Free

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