Alberta_Williams_King Martin L.'s Mother.Alberta King was shot and killed on June 1974 by 23 year-old Marcus Wayne Chenault as she sat at the organ of the Ebenezer Baptist Church during a Sunday service.
Queen Elizabeth and Canadian Prime Minister William Lyon Mackenzie King in Banff, Alberta. King George VI was removed from the original photograph. This photo was used on an election poster for the Prime Minister -
MLK jr's mother, Alberta Williams King, was killed while she was playing organ at the ebenezer baptist church in Atlanta in 1974 by a 23 year old man, Marcus Wayne Chenault, who believed “all Christians are my enemies”.
On June Alberta Williams King was gunned down while she played the organ for the “Lord’s Prayer” at Ebenezer Baptist Church. As a Christian civil rights activist, she was assassinated.just like her son, Martin Luther King, Jr.
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and his wife, Alberta “Bunch” Williams King. gave her the nickname upon her return from college, shortening “bunch-of-goodness” to just “Bunch.” They were married in Courtesy of the King/Farris Family.
How the assassination of MLK's mother was lost to history
Martin L. was assassinated by James Earle Ray, but very few are aware of the murder of his mother, Alberta Williams King.On Sunday June church service was being held at historic Ebenezer Baptist Church. King was acting as the church .