WATCH | Final farewell for gospel singer Deborah Fraser

WATCH | Final farewell for gospel singer Deborah Fraser

Africa News

JOHANNESBURG – Legendary actress Thembi Nyandeni says the late Deborah Fraser will be remembered for her generosity and compassion for people.

Fraser was laid to rest in her hometown of Durban on Saturday.

The gospel legend died in hospital in Soweto after a short illness.

“She was one of the greatest, greatest ever, mother sister, song-writer, musician. She was everything, not only to me but to everyone in this country,” she said.

READ: Gospel singer Deborah Fraser remembered by loved ones

Meanwhile, musician Benjamin Dube says Fraser loved to groom up-and-coming artists.

He says she left behind a strong legacy.

He said: “Those that are coming after her will be even greater because of her and we will make sure to get her legacy…because we have a heritage and especially the heritage sound of South Africa will never be challenged.”

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