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Vel Phillips

Vel Phillips (Photo by Joe Kennedy/LA Times via Getty Images)
Vel Phillips (Photo by Joe Kennedy/LA Times via Getty Images)

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April 19, 2018 "My deepest condolences to the family. May you find comfort in knowing your dear love one is in Gods memory."
April 19, 2018 "Condolences to the family of Ms. Phillips. What a productive, selfless and much needed life she led. Deuteronomy 1:17 states, "You must not be partial in judgment. You should hear the small one the same as the great one. You must not become intimidated by men, for the judgment belongs to God." Ms. Phillips lived those words and appreciated that God is not partial (Acts 10:34)" - Michele Mcleod (Mebane, NC)
April 19, 2018 "I am so sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in the God of all comfort and May the love of family and friends help you through this difficult and stressful time." - EL (IL)
April 19, 2018 "May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived." - SUE ANN (LA)
April 19, 2018 "May it comfort you to know that God as well as others care about your loss.

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MILWAUKEE (AP) — Vel Phillips, a civil rights pioneer who helped lead open housing marches in Milwaukee in the 1960s and was the first black person...
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