Carolyn Bryant-Donham

Carolyn Bryant Donham, Emmett Till’s False Accuser, Dies at 88

The White woman who testified that a Black teenager named Emmett Till had made inappropriate approaches toward her, which led to his lynching and murder in Mississippi in 1955, has died. According to a coroner’s report, Carolyn Bryant Donham, 88, died while receiving hospice care in Louisiana.