Father Vieron, peacemaker during city’s turbulent times, dies

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 29, 2020 7:20 PM CT | Published: September 29, 2020 8:07 AM CT

Father Nicholas Vieron, a towering figure in the work to bring the races and faiths of Memphis together, has died.


Father Nicholas Vieron
Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey covers business news for The Daily Memphian. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He's worked in journalism for 40 years and has lived in Midtown for 36 years.

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