From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Summers, Jane R.

(born: 1895  -  died: 1992) 

Summers, an Alabama native, was the first woman to manage Jacob Price public housing in Covington, KY. She also assisted in organizing Meals on Wheels in Covington. Summers became a paralegal at the age of 77 to assist senior citizens with simple legal problems. For more see "Jane Summers" at the Kentucky Commission on Human Rights, Great Black Kentuckians; and ;"Jane Summers, 97, mentor to many in Covington," The Kentucky Post, 07/01/1992, News section, p. 10A.


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NKAA Source: Kentucky post (newspaper)

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