Guideposts Says Goodbye: Notable Deaths of 2021

by Brett Leveridge

As 2021 comes to a close, we pause to remember many of the inspiring individuals who left us this past year. There are those whose music brightened our lives, such as country star Tom T. Hall, founding member of the Supremes Mary Wilson and salsa legend Johnny Pacheco; those who used their talents and courage to open doors that were previously closed, including Colin Powell, Hank Aaron and Desmond Tutu, and many, such as Hal Holbrook, Cicely Tyson and Ed Asner, who entertained and enlivened us.