Tag: Death

William Moody, WWE’s Paul Bearer, Dies

From The AP: William Moody, better known to pro wrestling fans as Paul Bearer, the pasty-faced, urn-carrying manager for performers The Undertaker and Kane, has died, the WWE said. He was 58.

Michael Clarke Duncan, 54, dies

Michael Clarke Duncan in 1999’s ‘The Green Mile‘ Hollywood and the sports world are mourning the death of Michael Clarke Duncan on Monday morning at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. Duncan…

Remembering George Jefferson, Television Icon

An obituary of legendary television charcther George Jefferson after the death of actor Sherman Hemsley who portrayed him on the T.V. series, ‘The Jeffersons’ By Jermaine Spradley for Huffingtonpost.com George Jefferson, entrepreneur,…

Sherman Hemsley passes away at age 74

From the Associated Press: George Jefferson was a bigot. A loudmouth. Rude. Obsessed with money. Arrogant. And yet he was one of the most enjoyable, beloved characters in television history. Much of…

Rap pioneer Ms. Melodie dead

From TheUrbanDaily.com: Sources close to TheUrbanDaily have confirmed that rapper Ms. Melodie, (born Ramona Parker) has died. Ms. Melodie was the ex-wife of rapper KRS-One and was a member of Boogie Down…

Sage Stallone, son of Sylvester, found dead

[pro-player controlbar="over" width="530" height="310" type="mp4"]http://www.phresh.cc/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/sage-stallone-death.mp4[/pro-player] From NYPost.com The son of Sylvester Stallone has been found dead in his Hollywood home. Sage Moonblood Stallone, 36, was found dead this afternoon at an apartment,…

Ernest Borgnine dies at 95

Whether as Lt. Commander Quinton McHale on ‘McHale’s Navy’ (1962–1966), Dominic on ‘Airwolf’ (1984–1986), or Mermaid Man on SpongeBob SquarePants Ernest Borgnine‘s 6 decade long career has won him fans of all…

TV legend Andy Griffith dead at 86

Andy Griffith, as Sheriff Andy Taylor on the set of the 1960’s TV sitcom, ‘The Andy Griffith Show’ Andy Griffith (better known by some fans simply as Sheriff Andy and by others…

Donna Summer dead of cancer

Donna Summer performs on stage in Berlin. (July 30, 2009), credit: AFP/Getty Images Summer, dubbed the Queen of Disco for her many 70s era hits including: “Last Dance”, “Hot Stuff” and “Bad…

Beastie Boys’ Adam Yauch Dead

MCA, one third of the hip-hop group Beastie Boys, a.k.a. Adam Yauch has passed away of cancer. Yauch had been battling the decease since July of 2009 when doctors discovered a cancerous…

Whitney Houston dead at 48

Singer Whitney Houston has died. From CNN: Legendary pop singer Whitney Houston has died at age 48, representative Kristen Foster said Saturday night. The cause and location of her death was not…

Don Cornelius

Legendary ‘Soul Train’ creator Don Cornelius dead

Don Cornelius, creator and host of ‘Soul Train‘, was found dead today in his Los Angeles home in what police are calling a self inflicted gunshot wound. Police, responding to reports of…

Fans mourn death of Etta James

Etta James, the voice behind soulful hots “At Last” and “Something’s Got a Hold on Me” among others, is being remembered today after passing away this morning of leukemia. She was 73.