She was one of the last survivors and few first-hand witnesses of the Tulsa Race Massacre that led to the destruction of Black Wall Street.
During an update on storm efforts, the member made the "OK" symbol.
Check out our Timeline and Facts & Figures to learn about the history of veterans, as well as veterans in the present.
Veterans Day is on November 11. It was first established in 1919 by President Woodrow Wilson. At this time it was called Armistice Day and was created to remember "the heroism of those who died in the country's service." Congress declared Armistice Day a federal holiday in 1938. President Dwight Eisenhower signed the legislation that changed the name to Veterans Day in 1954.