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Monday, July 12, 2010

Walter Hawkins - pastor, gospel singer - dies

Walter Hawkins, the award-winning gospel singer and composer known for his exhilarating live performances and as pastor of Oakland's Love Center Church,...
San Francisco Chronicle ( 7/12/2010 10:30:43 PM -08:00 )

Gospel great Walter Hawkins dies at 61
Gospel great Walter Hawkins dies at 61Walter Hawkins, an ordained bishop and one of gospel music's legendary figures, died July 11 at his home in Ripon, Calif. He had pancreatic cancer....
Washington Post (blog) ( 7/12/2010 2:39:00 PM -08:00 )

Walter Hawkins, Grammy Award-Winning Gospel Singer, Dies at 61
Walter Hawkins, Grammy Award-Winning Gospel Singer, Dies at 61Gospel singer Walter Hawkins performs during a ceremony in honour of Black Music Month June 17, 2008 in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC....
CBS News ( 7/12/2010 7:01:35 AM -08:00 )

Walter Hawkins, Grammy-Winning Gospel Singer, Dead At 61
Walter Hawkins, Grammy-Winning Gospel Singer, Dead At 61Pastor and leader of Love Center Choir topped the charts from the '70s to the '90s. By James Montgomery Walter Hawkins, a Grammy-winning gospel singer,...
MTV.com ( 7/12/2010 4:40:20 AM -08:00 )

Grammy-winning gospel singer Walter Hawkins dead at 61: reports
Hawkins, who won his Grammy in 1980 for "The Lord's Prayer," was 61. He was reportedly battling pancreatic cancer. The singer was born in Oakland and...
Vancouver Sun ( 7/11/2010 10:12:49 PM -08:00 )

Award-winning gospel singer Walter Hawkins dies
RIPON, Calif. — Walter Hawkins, a Grammy Award-winning gospel singer, composer and pastor from Oakland, died Sunday. He was 61. Hawkins, who was battling...
The Associated Press ( 7/11/2010 8:31:07 PM -08:00 )

Award-winning gospel singer Walter Hawkins dies
RIPON, Calif. — Walter Hawkins, a Grammy Award-winning gospel singer, composer and pastor from Oakland has died. Family members say Hawkins passed away...
The Associated Press ( 7/11/2010 8:01:06 PM -08:00 )

Grammy-winning gospel singer dies
Walter Hawkins, a Grammy Award-winning gospel singer, was still a divinity student when he recorded his first record....
Tulsa World ( 7/13/2010 1:12:40 AM -08:00 )

Walter Hawkins, gospel singer, dies at 61 in Ripon
FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- The gospel music world is mourning the loss of a legend with ties here in the Central Valley. Walter Hawkins died at his home in...
ABC30.com ( 7/13/2010 12:22:59 AM -08:00 )

deaths elsewhere
Walter Hawkins • The legendary gospel singer and ordained bishop died Sunday at his home in Ripon, Calif. He was 61. He was a Grammy Award-winning gospel...
St. Louis Post-Dispatch ( 7/12/2010 9:10:40 PM -08:00 )

Edward Hawkins, Gospel Singer, Dies At 61
Hawkins, the veteran gospel performer and ordained bishop died at his home in Ripon, California after battling pancreatic cancer....
The Epoch Times ( 7/12/2010 8:41:55 PM -08:00 )

Walter Hawkins dies at age 61 due to cancer
Walter Hawkins, an award winning gospel singer, composer and pastor has died at age 61 after a decently long battle with cancer....
Curlio.com ( 7/12/2010 4:48:26 PM -08:00 )

Gospel singer Walter Hawkins passes away
By TracyJackson According to the report by the Associated Press, the Grammy award winner Walter Hawkins died in his Ripon home, California, succumbing to...
allvoices ( 7/12/2010 3:12:12 PM -08:00 )

Bishop Walter L. Hawkins passes away at 61
By harry68 Bishop Walter L. Hawkins was known for his Gospels all over the nation. He was considered to be legendary at what he did. At the age of 61,...
allvoices ( 7/12/2010 3:06:14 PM -08:00 )

Funeral arrangements for Bishop Walter Hawkins pending for next week
Funeral arrangements for Bishop Walter Hawkins pending for next weekBishop Walter Hawkins, Pastor/Founder of Love Center Ministries and gospel music legend will be laid to rest next week, according to Assistant Pastor Sandy...
Examiner.com ( 7/12/2010 2:48:23 PM -08:00 )

Tramaine Hawkins: Walter Hawkins Wife
By Rachelle Did you know that the gospel singer known as Lady Tramaine is actually Tramaine Hawkins the former wife of Walter Hawkins the legendary gospel...
Right Celebrity ( 7/12/2010 11:20:14 AM -08:00 )

Walter Hawkins dead at 61
Walter, a Grammy-winning gospel artist, lost his battle with pancreatic cancer on July 11. He was at his home in Ripon, California, when he passed away....
S2Smagazine.com ( 7/12/2010 10:32:58 AM -08:00 )

Walter Hawkins, Gospel Legend, Succombs to Cancer
Award-winning American gospel singer and pastor Walter Hawkins passed away July 11 from pancreatic cancer in his home in Ripon, Calif., according to MTV...
AOL Radio Blog (blog) ( 7/12/2010 10:28:16 AM -08:00 )

Top Gospel Singer Bishop Walter Hawkins Dead at 61
The world has lost one of its most prolific and poignant gospel songwriters. Grammy Award winner Bishop Walter Hawkins died of pancreatic cancer yesterday...
Religion Dispatches ( 7/12/2010 10:25:18 AM -08:00 )

Walter Hawkins: award winning gospel singer passes away!
Grammy award-winning American gospel music singer, and pastor, Walter Hawkins died at the age of 61. The famous singer died from pancreatic cancer....
Entertainment and Showbiz! (blog) ( 7/12/2010 9:07:41 AM -08:00 )