Gov. and Mrs. Timmerman. South Carolina Political Collections. Timmerman, George Bell, Jr. August 11, 1912–November 29, 1994 ArticleRelated EntriesImages Related EntriesBrown, Sarah Mae FlemingDespite Flemming’s loss at trial, her case had a significant effect on desegregation of buses and civil rights law across the country. Her incident occurred seventeen months before the famous Rosa Parks case that sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott.