Iconic Atlanta news anchor, Amanda Davis, passed away yesterday [12/27/2017] as a result of a massive stroke; brought on at that Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport. [Click HERE]
According to reports, Davis was en route to Texas for the funeral of her step-father who’d passed away last week.
Davis released the news via Twitter by stating the following:
“Thanks to my GF Debbie Turman for the lovely flowers as I grieve over the loss of my Pops. His funeral is the 27th.”[@AmandaCBS46 12:45PM-December 20, 2017]
Davis was 62 years old.
A representative for CBS46 news quickly took to Twitter with the following:
“The @cbs46 Morning News team gives a heartfelt goodbye to #AmandaDavis, who passed away after suffering a stroke at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport, MORE on her passing:…”[ @cbs46 7:13AM- December 28, 2017]
The tragic announcement of her death has also caused celebrities like Tyler Perry to speak out…
“I was saddened to hear about the passing of Amanda Davis. You were an Atlanta news staple. You will be missed. My prayers and heart are with your loved ones. @cbs46”
Former Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed has the following to say:
“Saddened to hear about the sudden passing of Atlanta news icon, Amanda Davis. Our thoughts and prayers are with her loved ones during this difficult time. She will truly be missed.”
Amanda Davis leaves behind a daughter and her mother!