RiversideBy Anna Wenger
Sarah ONeil Rush, M.D., the great granddaughter of Booker T. Washington, spoke last Friday afternoon at the Mission Inn during his 150th Birthday Celebration. Sarah was introduced by Kenneth Morris, great-great grandson of Booker T. Washington and great great-great grandson of Frederick Douglass. Also in attendance were Gloria Washington Jackson-Baskin, his granddaughter and Bonnie Jackson his great-granddaughter. Sarah is the 16th of 16 great-grandchildren of Booker T. Washington.