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‘Remembering Lynching Victim Lee Bailey’ Virtual Ceremony
September 25, 2021 @ 10:15 am
Mr. Bailey will be memorialized by collecting soil on the 130-year anniversary of his murder near the intersection of Clara and Rich avenues in Downtown DeLand, followed by a ceremonial walk to the Noble “Thin Man” Watts Amphitheater, 322 S. Clara Ave. There, members of the Volusia Remembers Coalition will conduct a ceremony and tree-planting to honor the humanity of Lee Bailey and remember the segregated Jim Crow-era conditions under which he lived. Free. Participants must register in advance at https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_A_-PUgYRTkuun4aDi2z8eA. Registrants will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.