ALEXANDER STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF ERNEST C. WITHERS

Posted on October 16, 2007

U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) today made the following statement regarding the death of Memphis photographer Ernest C. Withers. "It will be hard to imagine Memphis without Ernest Withers. Fortunately he has left behind a treasure of photographs and memories to remind us of the city and the people he understood so well and loved so much.”