Jackie Collins is photographed on Friday at his Sun City home. In 1968, as an 18-year-old student at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Collins was asked to fly on the plane with the family of Martin Luther King Jr. to bring King’s body home after his assassination in Memphis.
Jackie Collins is photographed on Friday at his Sun City home. In 1968, as an 18-year-old student at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Collins was asked to fly on the plane with the family of Martin Luther King Jr. to bring King’s body home after his assassination in Memphis. Jay Karr jkarr@islandpacket.com
Jackie Collins is photographed on Friday at his Sun City home. In 1968, as an 18-year-old student at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Collins was asked to fly on the plane with the family of Martin Luther King Jr. to bring King’s body home after his assassination in Memphis. Jay Karr jkarr@islandpacket.com

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