Jennifer Ward, left, and Carey Rhoades enjoy the weather alongside a bust of Captain J. Harvey Mathes in Confederate Park in Downtown Memphis, Tenn., Feb. 5, 2013. Memphis City Council

 

              Jennifer Ward, left, and Carey Rhoades enjoy the weather alongside a bust of Captain J. Harvey Mathes in Confederate Park in Downtown Memphis, Tenn., Feb. 5, 2013. Memphis City Council
Jennifer Ward, left, and Carey Rhoades enjoy the weather alongside a bust of Captain J. Harvey Mathes in Confederate Park in Downtown Memphis, Tenn., Feb. 5, 2013. Memphis City Council hastily voted this week to change the names of three Confederate themed parks, including this one, to quell community controversy and to beat a law potentially being enacted in the Tennessee legislature that would have prevented them from renaming them. (AP Photo/The Commercial Appeal, Alan Spearman)