Award Winning Gospel Artist Deborah Fraser Dies

A dark cloud has again enveloped the entertainment scene after news that Deborah Fraser has died. The award-winning 56-year-old breathed her last earlier today, the family has confirmed.

In a statement, the family of gospel singer Deborah Fraser confirmed her passing on Sunday 15 May 2022.

“It is with deep sadness to inform you of the passing of our beloved mother, sister, aunt and friend, and Gospel musician, Deborah Fraser following a short illness. She passed on today (Sunday) after midday, in the presence of her family and friends.”

The family requests privacy as they process the news.

“As Deborah Fraser’s family we would like to be given space to process and deal with this very tragic situation. The public will be further informed of any developments.”

The Ngonile singer was hospitalized from February to March last year and was recently bound to a wheelchair after some health complications and asked for prayers after falling ill on her way to a gig at Klerksdorp in the North West.

In an interview with Daily Sun, she revealed that she started getting ill and vomiting and her movement coordination did not function well.

“It all began when I started vomiting uncontrollably and I lost my strength. Ever since then, I haven’t been able to walk. I am hopeful that I will walk again. I am seeing a therapist and I am due for physiotherapy next week.”

A few years ago, she was diagnosed with diabetes and has had a few health scares. In her previous interview with Drum, she said she sold some of her properties in the city and bought a farm in the South of Johannesburg to live a healthier lifestyle.

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