Sara Lewis, fierce advocate for children and education, dies

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 24, 2024 11:52 AM CT | Published: January 23, 2024 6:21 PM CT

“She was very disappointed in Memphis about how the so-called Black children were allowed to falter because it allowed different subsets of schools,” said Aaron L. Lewis Jr., Lewis’s son.


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Jane Roberts

Jane Roberts

Longtime journalist Jane Roberts is a Minnesotan by birth and a Memphian by choice. She's lived and reported in the city more than two decades. She covers business news and features for The Daily Memphian.


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