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Henrietta Lacks: Pictures from Henrietta's life

Henrietta's Marriage

Henrietta and David Lacks, circa 1945

Henrietta and David Lacks circa 1945

Courtesy of Lack's Family

Henrietta's Grave

Henrietta's Grave & Family

Henrietta's Grave & Family, 5 year old great-grandson reading the headstone.

"In loving memory of a phenomenal woman, wife and mother who touched the lives of many. Here lies Henrietta Lacks (HeLa). Her immortal cells will continue to help mankind forever." (Bill Tiernan | | The Virginian-Pilot)

Henrietta at age 4

Henrietta age 4

Deborah J. Lacks Pullum at Age 4 (daughter of Henrietta)

Courtesy of Lack's Family

Henrietta before diagnosis

Henrietta circa 1945 - 1950

Courtesy of Lack's family