Let us push forward in the wind
fly on freedom's wings
he could not come home
so the world was his home
leader in battle
we love you DC.
We shall see you again
in the wind.
from Sweet Tea/Dirty Rice Poems, Marvin X, Black Bird Press, Berkeley, late 2011.
He was Field Marshall of the Black Panthers and wanted for murder in the USA. DC was in charge of the Panther military.
Upon his transition, his wife Barbara, who lives in Philadelphia, issued the following statement:
His wife,barbara easley cox(BC), had just spend last summer with him and his daughter, kimberly, was there in october. They are both thankful for the memories.