Memphis Pastor Ralph White of Bloomfield Baptist Church has died.
Sources say White was giving a eulogy at his church Saturday when he collapsed.
The cause of his death has not been determined.
Local leaders have expressed their condolences.
Sadden to learn of the passing of Pastor Ralph White, a good man who leaves a strong legacy for Memphis. I’ve know him for 25 years and always enjoyed visiting with, and getting advise from, him. My condolences to his family and everyone at Bloomfield Full Gospel Baptist Church. pic.twitter.com/gRbEmORae5
— Mayor Jim Strickland (@MayorMemphis) May 25, 2019
We have lost a true soldier in the fight for equality, dignity and truth in Reverend Ralph White. Our heartfelt condolences go out to his family and the congregation of Bloomfield Baptist Church. He was a true voice and leader in our communities. He will be truly missed.
— Antonio Parkinson (@TNRepParkinson) May 25, 2019
SOURCE: WMC Action News 5