Mother of Sandra Bland Finds Strength in Church Family

Geneva Reed-Veal, the mother of Sandra Bland, wipes away tears during her daughter’s burial service Sat. July 25, in Willow Springs. William Camargo/Wednesday Journal.  Tuesday, July 28, 2015 || Originally Published: Austin Weekly News || 7/27/15 || By Michael Romain  The day after burying her daughter, Sandra Bland, in a Willow Springs cemetery, Geneva Reed-Veal was in the only place she knew to be — … Continue reading Mother of Sandra Bland Finds Strength in Church Family

‘This Means War,’ Says Mother of Sandra Bland

Mourners, including sister Shante Needham (left), bid farewell to Sandra Bland, 28, on Sat. July 25 at a cemetery in the DuPage County suburb of Willow Springs. William Camargo/Wednesday Journal. Tuesday, July 28, 2015 || Originally Published: Austin Weekly News || 7/26/15 || By Michael Romain  The line to get into Sandra Bland’s funeral, held Sat. July 25 at DuPage African American Episcopal (AME) Church … Continue reading ‘This Means War,’ Says Mother of Sandra Bland