Last week, I picked up this sad message from Souful Detroit:
Carlis "Sonny" Munro, lead singer of the Falcons passed away @ 4am today in Detroit from complications of leukaemia & pnuemonia. He was found lying unconscious in the middle of his living room floor after suffering a major stroke Feb.27,2009 . He was found by one of his children. He was comatose and was rushed to Saiani-Grace Hospital in northwest Detroit where he expired this morning. Funeral arrangements are as follows: the body may be viewed at Pye's Funeral Home,located on Plymouth & Southfield in Detroit,Tuesday,March 31st from 3pm-8pm. The funeral will take place Wednesday, April 1st@ 5:30 pm . More specifics may be obtained from www.pyesfuneralhome.com.
Sonny had no life insurance and the family is struggling financially to give this great individual a proper ceremony. Any wishing to contribute to the family of the late Sonny Munro can reach his widow, Deborah 3135448201.
Sonny Munro was one of my favourite singers and here is one of my favourites by him:
You can read more about Sonny Munro here: