A Virtual Cemetery created by Sonya"With Love & Respect"

Famous but not Forgotten

Stars that still shine

21 memorials
Page 1
 Louise Beavers

Louise Beavers

8 Mar 1902 – 26 Oct 1962

Actress. A plump, mournful-eyed character player...

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA

 Coccinelle

Coccinelle

23 Aug 1931 – 9 Oct 2006

Entertainer. Born in Paris, France, Coccinelle was...

Cremated , Ashes given to family or friend
 Renee Diggs

Renee Diggs

23 Jun 1954 – 18 Mar 2005

R&B/Disco/Pop Musician. A native of Annapolis,...

Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, USA

 Yvonne Fair
No grave photo

Yvonne Fair

4 Mar 1942 – 4 Mar 1994

Singer. She started her career as a member of the...

Unknown
 Langston Hughes
No grave photo

Langston Hughes

1 Feb 1902 – 22 May 1967

Renowned Poet Lauerate of African Americans. He...

Cremated , Other
 Alberta Hunter

Alberta Hunter

1 Apr 1895 – 17 Oct 1984

Singer. Born in Memphis, Tennessee, she was a...

Hartsdale, Westchester County, New York, USA

 Gerald Levert

Gerald Levert

13 Jul 1966 – 10 Nov 2006

Musician. Son of "The O'Jays" founder Eddie Levert...

Cremated , Ashes given to family or friend
 Audre Lorde
No grave photo

Audre Lorde

18 Feb 1934 – 17 Nov 1992

Poet, Author. Born to middle-class, West Indian...

Cremated , Ashes scattered at sea
 Frankie Lymon

Frankie Lymon

30 Sep 1942 – 27 Feb 1968

R&B/Doo-Wop Musician. A native of the Harlem...

Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA

 Butterfly McQueen
No grave photo

Butterfly McQueen

7 Jan 1911 – 22 Dec 1995

Actress. She was born Thelma McQueen. The...

Donated to medical science
 Harris Glenn “Divine” Milstead

Harris Glenn “Divine” Milstead

19 Oct 1945 – 7 Mar 1988

Actor. He is known exclusively by his female...

Towson, Baltimore County, Maryland, USA

 George Richard Moscone

George Richard Moscone

24 Nov 1929 – 27 Nov 1978

San Francisco Mayor, Murder Victim. In 1976 San...

Colma, San Mateo County, California, USA

 June Pointer

June Pointer

30 Nov 1953 – 11 Apr 2006

Pop Singer. She was the youngest of the singing...

San Rafael, Marin County, California, USA

 Gertrude “Ma” Rainey

Gertrude “Ma” Rainey

26 Apr 1886 – 22 Dec 1939

Acclaimed Blues Singer. The "Mother of the Blues"...

Columbus, Muscogee County, Georgia, USA

 Sharon Redd
No grave photo

Sharon Redd

19 Oct 1945 – 1 May 1992

Singer. She is best known for club hits, 'Can You...

Hartsdale, Westchester County, New York, USA

 LaTasha Sheron “M.C. Trouble” Rogers

LaTasha Sheron “M.C. Trouble” Rogers

30 Jul 1970 – 4 Jun 1991

Rapper. She was the first female rapper signed by...

Inglewood, Los Angeles County, California, USA

 Anna Nicole Smith

Anna Nicole Smith

28 Nov 1967 – 8 Feb 2007

Model, Actress. Born Vickie Lynn Hogan, she first...

Nassau, New Providence District, Bahamas

 Bessie Smith

Bessie Smith

15 Apr 1894 – 26 Sep 1937

Blues Musician. Bessie was born in Chattanooga,...

Sharon Hill, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA

 Jermaine Stewart

Jermaine Stewart

7 Sep 1957 – 17 Mar 1997

Pop Musician. He is best known for his hit "We...

Homewood, Cook County, Illinois, USA

 Melanie Thornton

Melanie Thornton

13 May 1967 – 24 Nov 2001

Singer. Recorded hits "Sweet Dreams" and "Be My...

Charleston County, South Carolina, USA

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