@cbs46," actor Tyler Perry tweeted. An outpouring of condolences flooded social media for veteran Atlanta news anchor Amanda Davis who died on Wednesday after she suffered a “massive spontaneous stroke” while heading to her stepfather’s funeral, local reports said. A statement on the station's website earlier in the evening stated "family is asking for privacy at this difficult time.". (Photo by Rich Fury/Getty Images for iHeartMedia). Services announced for Amanda Davis. We will miss her and honor her memory,” anchor Sharon Reed said. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images), Actress Glenne Headly passed away on June 8, 2017. Author Sue Grafton passed away on Dec. 29, 2017. Actress Barbara Hale arrives at the Nineteenth Annual Golden Boot Awards August11, 2001 in Beverly Hills, Calif. Actor Mike Connors the television show 'Pioneers of Television' speaks during the PBS portion of the 2010 Summer TCA Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on August 4, 2010 in Beverly Hills, California, Actress Mary Tyler Moore passed away on Jan. 25, 2017 (Getty Images), Allman Brothers drummer Butch Trucks died on Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for IEBA), Actress Della Reese died at the age of 86. Davis was a news anchor in Atlanta for more than 30 years and previously worked at FOX5 Atlanta, where she helped launch Good Day Atlanta in 1992. (Photo by Angela Weiss/Getty Images), Actor Michael Mantenuto, seen in this 2004 photo, was found dead of an apparent suicide on April 27, 2017. he was 35. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for Tribeca Film Festival). (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images), LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 02: Actor Miguel Ferrer attends the 141st Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 2, 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky. She will truly be missed. Amanda Davis, a morning news anchor whose career spanned more than 30 years, died on Wednesday after suffering a "massive" stroke. US rock legend Chuck Berry gestures as he arrives for the Golden Camera Awards ceremony in Berlin February 6, 2008. Biography. Filmmaker George A. Romero has died at age 77. CBS46 morning traffic reporter Julie Smith tweeted: “In total and complete shock right now. My heart hurts. John Hurt attends the Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition on June 3, 2015 in London, England. Adams feels that Lynn Pierce is the “glue that holds the family together.” She has not been described to have any superpowers, but she will stand by her electrifying family to make sure everyone is in it together! (Photo credit should read -/AFP/Getty Images). She was surrounded by her family and friends. Gene Cernan, the last man to stand on the moon, points to a picture of his younger self while helping Audi introduce new automobiles at the North American International Auto Show on Jan.11, 2016 in Detroit.