Ortheia Barnes-Kennerly, Detroit R&B and Gospel Singer, Dies

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Photo Credit: Detroit Free Press

Detroit gospel historian Marcel West informed JGM that R&B and gospel singer Ortheia Barnes-Kennerly has died. Our sincerest sympathies to her family and friends.

Read the Detroit Free Press story below:


About Bob Marovich

Bob Marovich is a gospel music historian, author, and radio host. Founder of Journal of Gospel Music blog (formally The Black Gospel Blog) and producer of the Gospel Memories Radio Show.

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