On the Wednesday evening of 27th December, the popular broadcast journalist Amanda Davis departed from the world leaving several beautiful memories to her beloved ones. Her death was a great loss to the entire journalism field where she had been working for three decades. The charming personality will forever reside in our hearts and will also be missed by her friends and viewers.
Amanda was a famous Afro- American journalist working for CBS 46 News in Atlanta. She too worked for Fox 5 News and for WAGA- TV from 1986 to 2013. She had won many awards like Southeast Emmy Awards and Edward R. Murrow Award.
She faced several hardships throughout her career including two police cases. In 2012, she was arrested for DUI case and in December 2016, she was arrested for the suspected driving license. Despite being arrested by the police, she came out to gain success in her career.
The Demise of Amanda:
According to the report of CBS 46, on 26th December evening, Amanda was at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport waiting for the flight to attend her step father’s funeral. She then suffered a massive stroke and was hospitalized.
Following the incident, she left the world at the age of 62 on 27th December. The news of her death was confirmed by the news director of CBS46 Steve Doerr, who said,
“She suffered a spontaneous massive stroke while waiting for a flight to go to San Antonio.”
“As you might imagine, they’re going through an incredible ordeal right now. We’re praying with them. Her family has asked for privacy. We certainly love Amanda and… we do want to let yo know we’ll do our very best to keep you updated on her condition per her family’s wishes.”
Doerr was on his vacation at the time and rushed to Atlanta following the news of her hospitalization.
As of now, all her friends are overwhelmed by her demise and praying for her family to get stronger. Many of her well-wishers are expressing their grief in social media.
Short Bio and Wiki:
Amanda was born on 17 October and was 62 by age on her demise. Her ethnicity is Afro-American and nationality is American. Nothing much is revealed about her married life, husband and other personal details. She had a daughter named Melora Riveria.
Rest in Peace Amanda.
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