Guideposts Says Goodbye: Notable Deaths of 2019

by Brett Leveridge

As 2019 comes to a close, we pause to remember many of the inspiring individuals who left us over the past 12 months. There are those who motivated us with their literary accomplishments, such as novelist Toni Morrisoni, poet Mary Oliver and author Rachel Held Evans; those who used their talent and courage to open doors that were previously closed, including Frank Robinson, Don Newcombe and Jessye Norman, and many, such as Doris Day, Tim Conway and Carol Channing, who entertained us and made us smile.