CBS46, Amanda Davis‘ colleagues and journalists across the country are remembering the Atlanta morning anchor who died suddenly last night after suffering a stroke Tuesday.
The WGCL morning news team gathered around the desk to remember Davis this morning saying ‘we love you’ at the bottom of the 7am hour.
The @cbs46 Morning News team gives a heartfelt goodbye to #AmandaDavis, who passed away after suffering a stroke at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport, MORE on her passing: https://t.co/sFTLpDvmjz pic.twitter.com/5xq0YJsJdIAdvertisement
— CBS46 (@cbs46) December 28, 2017
CBS 46 colleagues Astrid Martinez, anchor Sharon Reed and others posted their goodbyes on Twitter.
This is heartbreaking to write. our friend, colleague and morning anchor Amanda Davis has died after suffering a massive stroke. May God be with her and her family.❤️?? pic.twitter.com/MlTpRgwBIS
— Astrid Martinez (@astridtv1) December 28, 2017
RIP Amanda Davis. Our dear colleague passed away minutes ago. She was surrounded by her family and friends…. https://t.co/msLgRF3jWH
— Sharon Reed (@SharonReedCBS46) December 28, 2017
Including the National Association of Black Journalists. “Heartfelt sympathies to her family, friends and all those who loved her.”
— NABJ Headquarters (@NABJ) December 28, 2017
WAGA, WXIA all other news outlets in the market paid tribute to Davis.
Davis was waiting for a flight to San Antonio following her step father’s death. She suffered a stroke and was rushed to the hospital.
The morning anchor made her return to broadcasting last year.
We are remembering the amazing career and impact left behind by longtime Atlanta anchor Amanda Davis: https://t.co/B27sUQtoVe
Please share your own memories with us… pic.twitter.com/aPLGwFIiTa
— FOX 5 Atlanta (@FOX5Atlanta) December 28, 2017
Amanda Davis has passed away. We are remembering her now on @peachtreetv … this has been a heartbreaking day. The Atlanta broadcast community & all her viewers over the past 20+ years are hurting tonight. Prayers for her family, and for healing.
— Ella Dorsey (@Ella__Dorsey) December 28, 2017