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Obituaries

Bernard Tyson, CEO of Kaiser Permanente, passes away at 60

By A.R. Shaw / November 10, 2019

‘Friday’ star John Witherspoon dead at 77; celebrities salute him

By Terry Shropshire / October 30, 2019

President Barack Obama eulogizes Rep. Elijah Cummings as thousands pay homage

By A.R. Shaw / October 25, 2019

Legendary Congressman Elijah Cummings dead at 68

By Terry Shropshire / October 17, 2019

‘Do the Right Thing’ actor Paul Benjamin dead at 81

By Terry Shropshire / July 4, 2019

John Singleton’s public memorial announced

By Terry Shropshire / May 13, 2019

John Singelton’s public celebration of life to be announced soon

By A.R. Shaw / May 3, 2019

The Braxton sisters’ niece, Lauren, found dead at 24

By Terry Shropshire / April 30, 2019

Dirty cop in ‘Boyz N the Hood,’ Jessie Lawrence Ferguson, dead at 76

By Terry Shropshire / April 28, 2019

Nipsey Hussle honored at private service

By rolling / April 11, 2019

‘Young and the Restless’ star Kristoff St. John found dead at 52

By DeWayne Rogers / February 4, 2019
Debbie Allen with James Ingram (Image courtesy of Twitter.com @msdebbieallen

Singer James Ingram dead at 66

By Derrel Johnson / January 29, 2019

Trina Braxton’s ex-husband Gabe Solis dead at 43

By Terry Shropshire / December 22, 2018

Legendary jazz vocalist Nancy Wilson dead at 81

By Mo Barnes / December 14, 2018

Oprah Winfrey loses her mom on Thanksgiving Day at the age of 83

By Mo Barnes / November 26, 2018

Diddy delivers heartfelt eulogy at Kim Porter’s funeral

By rolling / November 25, 2018

Diddy, DJ Khaled, Kandi Burruss, Usher and more attend funeral for Kim Porter

By A.R. Shaw / November 24, 2018

Kim Porter, mother of 3 of Diddy’s children, dead at 47

By A.R. Shaw / November 15, 2018

Black Panther creator Stan Lee dead at 95

By Mo Barnes / November 12, 2018

Roy Hargrove, jazz great who worked with Erykah Badu and Common, dead at 49

By A.R. Shaw / November 4, 2018