Co-founder, with Dr. Martin Luther Ruler Jr., from the Southern Christian Management Meeting, who helped spotlight the discrimination against blacks in Birmingham, Alabama. Following the U.S. Supreme Courtroom struck down segregated busing in Montgomery Alabama, he structured a campaign to get rid of the practice in his town as well. He or she is one of the titles honored in the International Civil Privileges Walk of Popularity in the Martin Luther Ruler Jr. Country wide Historical Site in Atlanta. He previously four children along with his wife, Ruby Keeler Shuttlesworth. He was granted Presidential Residents Medal by Chief executive Expenses Clinton, and was a visitor of honor at Barack Obama’s inauguration.