ATLANTA – Funeral solutions have been set for Kathryn Johnson, a pioneering reporter for The Linked Press throughout the civil rights movement.
Johnson died Wednesday at 93. She was identified for building close sources, and was the only journalist permitted inside Martin Luther King Jr.’s property the day he was assassinated.
A visitation is planned for five p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at H.M. Patterson & Son-Arlington Chapel in Sandy Springs, Georgia.
Graveside solutions will be at 10:30 a.m. Oct. 31 at Greenwood Cemetery in Atlanta.
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