ASU honors Civil Rights activist Rev. Frederick D. Reese

ASU honors Civil Rights activist Rev. Frederick D. Reese
(Source: WSFA 12 News)
(Source: WSFA 12 News)

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Alabama State University honored Civil Rights activist Reverend Frederick D. Reese with a living memorial on Wednesday.

The university honored Rev. Reese with a magnolia tree, planted in front of Paterson hall. A marker with information about Rev. Reese also accompanied the tree.

Rev. Reese was a key member of the march from Selma to Montgomery in 1968. He marched with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. as an advocate for voting rights.

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