Emmett was born on July, 25 1941. He went to an all black school. The name of his school was Mccosh. when he got home is mom and dad Mamie and Louis Till had to work a lot. They work 12 hours a day. One day when they went to work Emmett went to a near by store to buy some snacks, and he whistled to Carolyn Brant a white lady cashier. Two men saw him do it . The name of the two men were Roy Bryant and J.W. Milam. They got angry at him so they kidnaps him. That day when his parents came home they notice that he was not home o they thought that he had went to the store so they waited 30 minutes later they went to the store to find him he was not there. They called the cops to report him missing. The next day they found him died.
Emmett was a good boy. He made all A's when he was in school. His mom and dad was upset about what had happen to him. All his friends wanted to know what had happen to him. His teacher liked him because of how smart he was.