Obituaries
Louise Rounsaville Passes Away
Louise M. Rounsaville, passed away suddenly on October 30. Louise was a founding member and pianist of the Bible Echoes of Petal, Miss., for over thirty years until their retirement in 2008. Louise traveled the country performing the music and message she loved most. She had a great love for Southern Gospel Music, that love was only surpassed by her love for her family.
Louisiana Concert Promoter Passes Away
Harold Russell, of Har-Bet Promotions in Oak Grove, Louisiana passed away Sunday, October 25. He and his wife, Betty, promoted the Dave L. Pearce Gospel Sing at the Fiske Theater in Oak Grove, LA for more than 20 years. They also were close personal friends with the late Governor Jimmie Davis and promoted concerts at the Jimmie Davis Tabernacle as well as other events throughout Louisiana and...
Father of Jeremy Lile Passes Away
Singing News has just learned that Carl Ward, father of Brian Free & Assurance's bass singer, Jeremy Lile, has passed away.
Bill Hefner Passes Away (UPDATED)
Singing News has learned that Bill Hefner, former member of the Harvesters Quartet and retired North Carolina State Congressman, has passed away.
Father of Darrell Freeman Passes Away
Ralph Freeman, father of Darrell Freeman of the Freemans, passed away Sunday, August 30. He was 77 years old.
Dana Younce Willis Passes Away
Singing News has learned that Dana Younce Willis, daughter of the late George Younce, passed away unexpectedly earlier today.
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.