McCottry, Catherine Mae McKee

Physician. McCottry was born on February 3, 1921, in Charlotte, North Carolina. Her parents were John McKee and Violet Miller. McCottry attended Barber Scotia Junior College at Concord, North Carolina, before enrolling at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte. She later became that school’s first alumna to earn a medical degree. After completing a biology … Continue reading McCottry, Catherine Mae McKee