Olympic athlete’s missing medal replaced after 30 years

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) – A prized Olympic medal, missing for more than 30 years, has finally been replaced. Margaret Matthews Wilburn had no clue she would soon be honored, as she sat in Sunday service at World of Life Healing Ministry, Wilburn is an Olympic Bronze medalist, a medal she earned in Melbourne Australia in 1956 as a member of the 4×100 meter relay. While sharing her success story and passing her Bronze Medal around during a school assembly, her medal was stolen and never recovered. By WMCActionNews5.com Staff