Celebrity Obituaries January 23-25, 2017


We are reporting on celebrity obituaries from around the world that include actors, actresses, singers,comics, politicians, sports stars, and elected officials among others. January 25 Shawkat Ali, 81, Bangladeshi author.[1] Mao Kankan (zh), 34, Chinese businessman, suicide.[2] Patrick Mazimhaka, 69, Rwandan politician.[3] (death announced on this date) Lyudmila Senchina, 67, Russian singer.[4] …


Country Singer Dead at 52

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A Grammy award winning singer and songwriter, actress, Florida native and crowd favorite has passed after  a battle with cancer, according media reports. She scored a series of hits songs and was seen in a blockbuster of movie alongside Tom Hanks. Lari White, a Grammy-winning singer-songwriter, producer and actress, has …


Area Obits for January 22, 2017

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Irene Iris Tenney, 91, formerly of the Alexander Road, French Creek, left her earthly home to be with the Lord on Friday, January 19, 2018, at Holbrook on the Hill. She was born on March 6, 1926, in Alexander, WV, a daughter of the late Grover Cleveland and Harriet Pringle …


Pop Singer Dead at 46


With vocals that went unmatched in these days of auto tuning and song writing skills that  evoked images and emotions this leader singer was more than just another entertainer. Dying suddenly at 46, Dolores O’Riordan, lead singer and primary songwriter for the Irish band The Cranberries leaves a legacy fraught with …


Hollywood Funnyman Man Dead at 87

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A Hollywood icon has passed away. One of the funniest and talented voices of the 1960s and ’70s, this guy starred in two very popular shows making one better and the other possible. The Alabama native  Jim Nabors, who starred as Gomer Pyle on The Andy Griffith Show and on …


NASCAR Hall of Famer Dead

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A NASCAR legend, owner, hall of famer and World War II veteran has died at the age of 92. Walter Maynard “Bud” Moore Jr. (May 25, 1925 – November 27, 2017)[1] was a NASCAR car owner who operated the Bud Moore Engineering team. A decorated veteran of World War II, he described himself as “an old country …