On Saturday, the leader of historically black North Carolina Central University Debra Saunders-White died at the age of 59. Becoming the 11th chancellor of NCCU on June 1, 2013, Saunders-White was a great leader in education. Many took to Twitter to mourn the loss of Saunders-White and to celebrate her life and legacy.
— TAY (@_Tay2Xs) November 26, 2016
— CIAA (@CIAAForLife) November 26, 2016
— Clark Atlanta (@CAU) November 26, 2016
WSSU is deeply saddened by the passing of NCCU Chancellor Debra Saunders-White. Thoughts are with her family, friends, and colleagues.
— WSSU (@WSSURAMS) November 26, 2016
My prayers and sincerest condolences go out to my HBCU family at #NCCU on the passing of Chancellor Debra Saunders-White. WE LOVE YOU
— The HBCURoundTable ™ (@HBCU_Roundtable) November 26, 2016
— Makola M. Abdullah (@makolaabdullah) November 26, 2016
The Academy has lost an outstanding leader. Sleep in peace Chancellor Deb Saunders White. You were an outstanding… https://t.co/azCRz62X98
— Tashni-Ann Dubroy (@PhDTash) November 26, 2016
— Davanta P ⚡️ (@KingIcy_) November 26, 2016
Heaven definitely gained an angel this morning.. forever gonna keep her family in my prayers. Rest easy, Dr. Debra Saunders-White 👼🏾🙏🏾
— kaykay ✨ (@x_PureSeduction) November 26, 2016
RIP chancellor Dr Debra Saunders White 😔👑✊🏾 heaven gained a queen
— W♌️AH! IMA DJ (@DjWicked96) November 26, 2016