Unsung: Channeling My Mother

1948 — Alberta Frazier Willis, Hostess-Event Planner, Officers’ Club, Maxwell Field, Montgomery, Alabama

MARCH, 2021 — As another Black History Month came to a close and Women’s History Month began, my thoughts turned to my mother. Alberta Frazier Willis. This is not unusual. I think of her every day, and I still miss her very much, even though she left this life almost 30 years ago at the age of 82 . But this year, the celebratory milieu heralding women’s achievements seized and captured my attention in a much more compelling way. Numerous…