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Joe Louis' sister dies outside of assisted-living facility

Updated: February 22, 2008, 1:04 PM ET
Associated Press

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. -- The 92-year-old sister of boxing great Joe Louis was found frozen to death outside her apartment at an assisted-living center.

The body of Vunies High, who had Alzheimer's disease, was found Monday outside The Heatherwood retirement complex in Southfield, a Detroit suburb, said Capt. Tom Colombo of Southfield emergency medical services.

High, who spent 25 years as a teacher and counselor for Detroit Public Schools, was last seen Sunday. When she was found, she ...

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