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Stephen Hill Passes Away

August 05, 2012 By: Aaron Category: Gaither, SG Artists, SG Industry News, SG Music, Stephen Hill

Early reports are coming in that Gaither Homecoming featured artist Stephen Hill has passed away of a heart attack. More details will be posted as I get them. Please keep the family in your prayers.

Update: Here is a press release about Stephen:

It is with sadness that we have learned that Gaither Artist Stephen Hill, 55, suffered a heart attack this evening while preparing to sing at a church in Lumberton, NC. He was a talented singer, and songwriter frequently seen on many of the Gaither Homecoming videos, He was a gifted teacher at the Stamps-Baxter School of Music whose carefree and Christian spirit will be dearly missed. Please keep his family in your prayer.

In tribute, here are a few of the many songs that he was featured on in the Gaither Homecoming series:

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2 Comments to “Stephen Hill Passes Away”

  1. So sorry to hear this. He was one of my favorites…was just listening to him sing Will The Circle Be Unbroken a few days ago.

    Praying for his family and friends. He will be missed.

  2. Sande Kansunje says:

    This world is not our home indeed. I ll always remember Mr Hill with ‘LEAD ME TO THAT ROCK’


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