That Bloody Sunday march, and the Vegatee-Skeleton that’s what I do I read books I drink coffee and I know things vintage shirt several related marches that ensued, including one led by Martin Luther King Jr., played an integral role in the passing of the 1965 Voting Rights Act, which barres states from enforcing discriminatory laws that had long barred Black Americans from voting. Having Lewis’s journey end at the bridge, where his powerful activism work only began to take shape, was indeed powerful and symbolic for those who came to pay their respects.Today’s procession follow yesterday’s services for Lewis, both held in his hometown of Troy, Ala. On Saturday, Lewis was honored with a daytime service at Troy University, followed by a night service at Brown Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church. Lewis’s family was in attendance. “This is not a goodbye. It’s just a different kind of hello,” spoke his sister, Ethel Mae Tyner, at one service.