Tag: Obituaries

Family Watches Dad Accidentally Fall To His Death In Cliff Jump Gone Wrong

Freak accidents are some of the most heartbreaking occurrences. In recent times alone, we’ve seen roller coaster rides malfunctioning, a pilot’s smoking habit leading to a plane crash with no survivors and a gun getting in the hands of a toddler that lead to… Continue Reading “Family Watches Dad Accidentally Fall To His Death In Cliff Jump Gone Wrong”

Bob Lanier, NBA’s Left-Handed Legend Of The 70s, Dies At 73

Longtime basketball fans suffered a sad loss yesterday following news confirming the death of NBA Hall Of Famer Bob Lanier at the age of 73. pic.twitter.com/fz8D3aPXxt — NBA (@NBA) May 11, 2022 LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM & TWITTER. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR YOUTUBE. The NBA released… Continue Reading “Bob Lanier, NBA’s Left-Handed Legend Of The 70s, Dies At 73”

Adreian Payne, Former Michigan State Basketball Standout, Shot & Killed At 31

Source: VCG / Getty Early Monday morning, former Michigan State basketball star Adreian Payne was killed in a suburban neighborhood right outside of Orlando, Florida. As reported by the Detroit Free Press, the Orange County Sherriff’s Office says it received a call at 1:37… Continue Reading “Adreian Payne, Former Michigan State Basketball Standout, Shot & Killed At 31”

Dating Guru Kevin Samuels Reportedly Dies At 56

Kevin Samuels. | Source: Kevin Samuels/Facebook UPDATED: 12:30 a.m. ET, May 6, 2022 Originally published: May 5 Kevin Samuels, a self-proclaimed relationship guru and image consultant who is better known for divisive, misogynistic commentary about Black women, in particular, died Thursday at the age… Continue Reading “Dating Guru Kevin Samuels Reportedly Dies At 56”

Kathy Boudin, Activist Who Served 22 Years In Prison Dies at 78

Source: Paul Marotta / Getty American leftist activist and former member of the radical organization Weather Underground, Kathy Boudin, died Sunday afternoon at her home In New York. According to reports, the 78-year-old had been battling cancer for the past 7 years. MORE: Rest In… Continue Reading “Kathy Boudin, Activist Who Served 22 Years In Prison Dies at 78”

Andrew Woolfolk, Saxophonist For Earth, Wind & Fire, Dies At 71

Losing anyone in the Black community hits us on a personal level, but it’s especially hurtful saying goodbye to one of our musical icons. Legendary saxophonist Andrew Woolfolk, known primarily for his work with Earth, Wind & Fire from the 1970s to 1990s, sadly… Continue Reading “Andrew Woolfolk, Saxophonist For Earth, Wind & Fire, Dies At 71”

DJ Kay Slay Dies After a 4- Month COVID-19 Battle

Source: Shareif Ziyadat / Getty LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM & TWITTER. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR YOUTUBE. Legendary DJ and Hip-Hop personality, Kay Slay passed away on Sunday (April 17th) reportedly after a four-month battle with COVID-19. Kay Slay was born Keith Grayson on August 14th, 1966.… Continue Reading “DJ Kay Slay Dies After a 4- Month COVID-19 Battle”

‘We Ready’ Rapper Archie Eversole Passed Away At 37

Source: CS / R1 Close sources to Archie Eversole’s family have confirmed that the ATL rapper has passed away. ‘We Ready’ rapper was 37 years old. The cause of the death has not yet been confirmed. Remembering The Life Of ATL Rapper ‘We Ready’… Continue Reading “‘We Ready’ Rapper Archie Eversole Passed Away At 37”

Comedy Icon Gilbert Gottfried Dead at 67

Source: NBC / Getty Gilbert Gottfried, best known for his stand-up comedy and one-of-a-kind voice, has passed away after battling health issues. He was 67 years old. Throughout his career, Gottfried frequently portrayed squinting, temperamental characters who typically had a scheme or two up… Continue Reading “Comedy Icon Gilbert Gottfried Dead at 67”

Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback Dwayne Haskins Dead At 24

Source: Mitchell Leff / Getty LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM & TWITTER. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR YOUTUBE.   Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Dwayne Haskins has died after being stuck by a car in South Florida on Saturday Morning (April 9th). The news was First reported by ESPN Insider… Continue Reading “Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback Dwayne Haskins Dead At 24”