Family of longtime congressman, civil rights leader John Lewis thanks public
The family of Rep. John Lewis thanked the public for the condolences and messages of support in the days after Lewis passed.
he was a fighter with a donation spirit. But he was also gracious and can hard in the family of Congressman John Lewis, speaking today in Atlanta about Lewis's life and his legacy. While we grieve the loss of this legend, we're blessed to know that he took so many people on every corner of the globe. In his Atlanta congressional district, a mural of the congressman in civil rights pioneer has been transformed into a memorial. Start me to live from my soul. No anger, no revenge, just a clean, pure heart. And you will always meet the result of that. I hope that we can carry the positive message that he had forward and build on that In Washington, the flags of the U. S. Capitol are at half staff to honor the man who spent more than three decades in Congress to keep his legacy of laugh my hip in anyone that you see in the and make the world more jets and a better place to live the country born with loss and celebrates the life of John Lewis, the gentleman, NBC News