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Rev. T. W. Linton

Tuscaloosa Civil Rights Icon Passed Away Thursday, May 14, 2020

Rev. T. W. Linton, a trailblazer in the local civil rights movement, passed away last week after living a life dedicated to equality and human decency. He was instrumental in the Ministerial Alliance and provided care and support during Autherine Lucy’s enrollment at The University of Alabama and the events of “Bloody Tuesday.” You will be missed. Rest In Peace.

Tuscaloosa civil rights leader Rev. Thomas Linton dies at 88

Civil rights leader Linton passes

The Rev. Thomas Linton

Rev. Linton in his barbershop
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