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Say a little prayer for Aretha Franklin: Iconic soul singer passes away at 76

SAY A LITTLE PRAYER FOR ARETHA FRANKLIN: ICONIC SOUL SINGER PASSES AWAY AT 76

Iconic soul singer Aretha Franklin has passed away at age 76. Considered among the most powerful voices of her generation, Franklin...

Aretha Franklin, The Queen Of Soul, Dies At 76

ARETHA FRANKLIN, THE QUEEN OF SOUL, DIES AT 76

A retha Franklin , whose unmatched singing voice helped her create timeless hits like “Respect” and “ A Natural Woman” on her way to...

 
 
 
Aretha Franklin, Legendary 'Queen of Soul,' Dies at Age 76

ARETHA FRANKLIN, LEGENDARY 'QUEEN OF SOUL,' DIES AT AGE 76

Aretha Franklin, whose legendary voice inaugurated her enduring reign as the Queen of Soul, died at 76, the Associated Press reports....

Airman who inspired “Good Morning, Vietnam” film has died

AIRMAN WHO INSPIRED “GOOD MORNING, VIETNAM” FILM HAS DIED

NORFOLK, Va. - The man whose military radio antics inspired a character played by Robin Williams in the film “Good Morning, Vietnam”...

 
 
 
‘I Want Five Bouncy Bouses': Obit, Memorial For Iowa Boy Gets National Attention

‘I WANT FIVE BOUNCY BOUSES': OBIT, MEMORIAL FOR IOWA BOY GETS NATIONAL ATTENTION

DES MOINES, Iowa - A unique memorial service set for 5-year-old Garrett Matthias of central Iowa is matched only by the one-of-a-kind...

Parents Let Their 5-Year-Old Write His Own Obituary Before Dying of Cancer - His Funeral Request Will Gut You

PARENTS LET THEIR 5-YEAR-OLD WRITE HIS OWN OBITUARY BEFORE DYING OF CANCER - HIS FUNERAL REQUEST WILL GUT YOU

A 5-year-old boy lost his battle with cancer this week, but little Garrett Michael Matthias has managed to make those he left behind...

 
 
 
Garrett Matthias, 5, writes unforgettable obituary before dying of cancer

GARRETT MATTHIAS, 5, WRITES UNFORGETTABLE OBITUARY BEFORE DYING OF CANCER

A 5-year-old Iowa boy's obituary is both hilarious and heartbreaking at the same time.

Tab Hunter, 50s Actor and Gay Icon, Dies at 86Movie star and

TAB HUNTER, 50S ACTOR AND GAY ICON, DIES AT 86MOVIE STAR AND

Tab Hunter, 50s Actor and Gay Icon, Dies at 86 Movie star and musician Tab Hunter, one of few stars from the 1950s to come out as gay,...

 
 
 
Steve Ditko, Comic Book Legend & Co-Creator of Spider-Man, Dead at 90

STEVE DITKO, COMIC BOOK LEGEND & CO-CREATOR OF SPIDER-MAN, DEAD AT 90

Steve Ditko, comic book legend & co-creator of Spider-Man, dead at 90 Artist Steve Ditko, a titan in the world of comics books has...

Richard Swift, Indie Polymath, Dead at 41

RICHARD SWIFT, INDIE POLYMATH, DEAD AT 41

Richard Swift, the singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer known for his work with The Shins and The Black Keys as well...

 
 
 
Harlan Ellison, a Giant in the Writing World, Passes Away at Age 84

HARLAN ELLISON, A GIANT IN THE WRITING WORLD, PASSES AWAY AT AGE 84

Harlan Ellison, a giant in the writing world, passes away at age 84 It is with great sadness that ComingSoon.net has learned of the...

 
 
 
Longtime Elvis Presley Drummer D.J. Fontana Has Died

LONGTIME ELVIS PRESLEY DRUMMER D.J. FONTANA HAS DIED

D.J. Fontana, a rock ‘n' roll pioneer who rose from strip joints in his native Shreveport, Louisiana, to the heights of musical history...

Religious people live four years longer than atheists, study finds

RELIGIOUS PEOPLE LIVE FOUR YEARS LONGER THAN ATHEISTS, STUDY FINDS

The Ohio State University study was based on 1,000 obituaries published across the US in 2011. While the data set is small, the psychology...

 
 
 
Jackson Odell, 'The Goldbergs' Actor, Dies at 20

JACKSON ODELL, 'THE GOLDBERGS' ACTOR, DIES AT 20

Actor Jackson Odell, who played Ari Caldwell on ABC's hit sitcom The Goldbergs, has died. He was 20. Odell was found dead at a Tarzana,...

Anthony Bourdain's shows changed how we eat

ANTHONY BOURDAIN'S SHOWS CHANGED HOW WE EAT

Anthony Bourdain changed the way we see the world. It's the sort of hyperbolic, cliché obituary line that Bourdain, who was found dead...

 
 
 
Anthony Bourdain Dies at 61

ANTHONY BOURDAIN DIES AT 61

Celebrated chef, author and TV personality Anthony Bourdain has died at 61. The acclaimed host of CNN's food travelogue series Parts...

Clarence Fountain, Founding Member of Blind Boys of Alabama, Dies at 88

CLARENCE FOUNTAIN, FOUNDING MEMBER OF BLIND BOYS OF ALABAMA, DIES AT 88

A founding member of the Grammy-winning gospel group the Blind Boys of Alabama has died. Clarence Fountain was 88. Fountain died Sunday...

 
 
 
Atari Co-Founder Ted Dabney Passes Away At Age 80

ATARI CO-FOUNDER TED DABNEY PASSES AWAY AT AGE 80

Video game pioneer and Atari co-founder Ted Dabney has passed away at age 80. The news comes from close friend Leonard Herman . Dabney...

Glenn Snoddy, Nashville Engineer & Inventor of the Fuzz Pedal, Dies at 96

GLENN SNODDY, NASHVILLE ENGINEER & INVENTOR OF THE FUZZ PEDAL, DIES AT 96

The name Glenn Snoddy might not be well known by the general music fan, but he helped to usher in one of the most exciting - and financially...