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Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun March 29, 2015

Marilyn Elliott

Elliott educates in late husband’s name

If adversity is a real test of someone’s character, the past 14 years have been a testament to Marilyn Elliott’s character. She lost her husband, Robert, to suicide in 2001. Since his death, Elliott has learned more about depression, shared her insights and helped start the Dr. Robert E. Elliott Foundation to further educate the public about depression. Elliott was raised in Little Rock and graduated from Little Rock Central High School in 1958, giving her a front-row seat to the historical integration involving the Little Rock Nine. “For those who were integrated, it was a... READ MORE

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