Photo Gallery: TSU honors legendary Rev. William A. Lawson
Photo courtesy of Texas Southern University

As part of its Black History Month celebration, Texas Southern University honored the life and legacy of Reverend William A. Lawson, a community trailblazer who helped transform TSU, the Third Ward, and countless lives as founding pastor of Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church. Here is a photo gallery, featuring Lawson’s daughters Melanie, Roxanne and Cheryl; Howard Jefferson, TSU President Lesia Crumpton-Young; Albert Myres, Chair of the TSU Board of Regents; Gene Locke; TSU faculty members; and countless others, capturing some of the moments from that powerful event honoring a powerful Houston icon.

Photo Gallery: TSU honors legendary Rev. William A. Lawson

(All photos courtesy Texas Southern University)