Obituaries
Mother Of Chris White Passes Away
Gladys White, mother of Crossroads executive Chris White, and wife of 70 years to Rev. Carl White, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday night July 29. She was 90 years old. Mrs. White gallantly fought through a lengthy illness over the past two years.
Vernon Hunter Baker Passes Away
Vernon Hunter Baker, 87, of Blacksburg, Va., died July 11, 2009, at his home.
James D. Walbert Passes Away
James D. Walbert, grandson of James D. Vaughan, passed away Sunday, June 7, at the age of 91. He was the son of W. B. Walbert and the grandson of James D. Vaughan.
Bob Terrell Passes Away (Updated)
Singing News has learned that long-time writer for the magazine, Bob Terrell, passed away Sunday morning...
Father Of Sheila Heil Passes Away
Levi Troyer, father of Gospel Greats' Sheila Heil, passed away last night around 11:50 p.m. He had been under hospice care for three days. He was 87.
Eva Mae LeFevre Passes Away (Updated)
Surrounded by family members, Eva Mae LeFevre passed away peacefully this morning at approximately 7:30 a.m.
Alenda Runnels Passes Away (updated May 5)
Singing News has learned that Alenda Runnels, mother of Jason Runnels of the Down East Boys, passed away at approximately 8 p.m. EST this evening...
Brother Of Michael Davis Passes Away
Brother Of Michael Davis Passes Away
Roswell (Razz) Rulapaugh Passes Away
Roswell (Razz) Rulapaugh Passes Away
Rev. Charles Hurst Passes Away
On Friday, February 13, Rev. Charles Hurst, father of Steve Hurst, passed away. Rev. Hurst had been in the hospital for a little over a week before joining his heavenly family. Visitation will be held on Sunday, February 15, from 3:00 p.m.until 7:00 p.m. at Woodlawn Funeral Home, 660 Thompson Lane, Nashville, Tennessee. The service will be held at the Cornerstone Church, 726 W. Old Hickory Blvd,...
Peggy Basden Passes Away
Peggy Basden, wife of Southern Gospel promoter Norm Basden, perished in a house fire on Thursday, Feb. 5. The fire started sometime around 9 p.m. on Teddy Drive in McCalla, Alabama. Basden leaves behind a husband, two daughters, five grandchildren and one great grandchild. Brown West-Hueytown Funeral Home are handling the arrangements. The visitation is Friday, Feb. 13 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00...
Jimmy Benson Passes Away (Updated)
Singing News has learned that long-time Southern Gospel promoter Jimmy Benson of Macon, Ga., passed away yesterday. He was 72 years old. Preliminary indications suggest he suffered a massive heart attack. Visitation will be Wednesday, Feb. 11 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Hart╒s Mortuary, Cherry Street. Services will be held on Thursday, Feb. 12 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Hart╒s...