Then-West Virginia Gov. John D. Rockefeller IV, leave the funeral for his father, John D. Rockefeller III in New York, with his arm around his mother Blanchette, July 13, 1978. The ceremony was at the Riverside Church, an interdenominational church built with funds donated by John III's father. The late Rockefeller was a philanthropist and leader in projects promoting international understanding. He died this week in an automobile accident. Others are unidentified.
Gallery: Jay Rockefeller through the years
Jan. 11, 2013 @ 06:00 PM
U.S. Sen. Jay Rockefeller, who came to West Virginia as a young man from one of the world's richest families to work on antipoverty programs and remained in the state to build a political legacy, announced Friday he will not seek a sixth term.