1st Black Flight Attendant Set to Receive Award

1st Black Flight Attendant Set to Receive Award 

Posted: 8:13 am Thursday, August 10th, 2017

By jojooneal95

A special shout out and much respect due to Patricia Murphy who lives in Winter Park.

She’s receiving the Bessie Coleman Legacy Award Thursday for being the 1st Black Flight Attendant. She joined Delta Airlines in 1966, and retired in 2001 after 35 years.

Congratulations Patricia Murphy!

Read more about how she was treated by both passengers and pilots back in the day: http://bit.ly/2usm3Uh