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|Member of the Georgia House of Representatives
from the 28th district
|Preceded by||Virginia Shapard|
|Succeeded by||Bob Holmes|
Alveda Celeste King
January 22, 1951
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
|Political party||Republican (1990s–present)|
|Democratic (c. 1970s–1990s)|
|Spouse(s)||Eddie Clifford Beal (divorced)
Jerry Ellis (divorced)
Israel Tookes (divorced)
|Parents||Alfred Daniel Williams King
Naomi Ruth Barber
|Relatives||Alberta Williams King
Martin Luther King Sr.
Yolanda King (paternal first cousin)
Dexter King (paternal first cousin)
Bernice King (paternal first cousin)
Martin Luther King III
(paternal first cousin)
|Alma mater||Central Michigan University (M.A.)|
|Occupation||Minister, activist, author|
She is a niece of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. and daughter of civil rights activist A. D. King and his wife, Naomi Barber King. She is a Fox News Channel contributor. She once served as a senior fellow at the Alexis de Tocqueville Institution, a conservative Washington, D.C., think tank. She is a former member of the Georgia House of Representatives and the founder of Alveda King Ministries.
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