Obituaries

Amber Carr, the sister of Atatiana Jefferson, died on Monday after losing her battle with heart complications, according to family attorneys.  The post Rest In Power Amber Carr: Sister Of Atatiana Jefferson Dies From Heart Complications appeared first on NewsOne.

  While death is inevitably a part of life, that truth doesn’t make it any easier to say goodbye to those who have died. We look back at some of the greats who passed away in 2023. Famed Three Six Mafia Rapper Gangsta Boo has passed away. The Memphis rapper, born Lola Mitchell was reportedly […]

Brandon's passing was confirmed by Rickey on his official Instagram account. No word on the cause of death at this time. 

Speculation is running rampant about the sudden death of pioneering Memphis rapper Lola "Gangsta Boo" Mitchell. Here's what we know.

White's brother and bandmate, Verdine White, confirmed his passing on Sunday (January 1) with a touching tribute post on Instagram.

It's unclear the cause of death for the rapper, who was born Lola Chantrelle Mitchell.

We are sad to report that Anita Pointer, founding member of the GRAMMY-winning group The Pointer Sisters, passed away on December 31 at the age of 74.  Pointer's family, in a statement obtained by CBS News, said, "While we are deeply saddened by the loss of Anita, we are comforted in knowing she is now with her daughter, Jada and her sisters June & Bonnie and at peace. She was the one that kept all of us close and together for so long. Her love of our family will live on in each of us. Please respect our privacy during this period of grief and loss. Heaven is a more loving, beautiful place with Anita there.”

Born Edson Arantes do Nascimento, the global superstar rose to fame with Brazil's national team when he was only a teenager. Known for his free-flowing, beautiful style, he eternalized a style of play many emulate to this day.

Known for her breakout role in the television series "Cheers," and the "Look Who's Talking" movie franchise, the 71-year-old actress passed away following a battle with cancer.