Beloved CBS46 anchor Amanda Davis laid to rest Wednesday


Hundreds gathered to say goodbye to Amanda Davis Wednesday during her funeral at Cascade United Methodist Church in Atlanta. Davis died after suffering a massive spontaneous stroke at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport last week.

Amanda was at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport on December 27 when she was rushed to the hospital and underwent treatment. Fans across metro Atlanta remember anchor Amanda Davis PHOTOS: Remembering Amanda DavisSeveral dignitaries were on hand to say their farewells, including civil rights icon Andrew Young and his wife Carolyn. CBS46's Paul Ossmann also shared his memories during the service, which was viewed by tens of thousands online.

CBS46 was also in attendance Tuesday night for a special memorial ceremony for Amanda. She was a member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority and several of her sisters were on hand for a public viewing.

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Clark Atlanta University Guildc/o Office of Institutional Development205 Harkness Hall223 James P. Brawley Dr. S.W.Atlanta, GA 30314

Saddened to hear of the passing of @cbs46 Amanda Davis. Such a beautiful person, inside & out. My thoughts & prayers are w/ her loved ones.— Keisha Lance Bottoms (@KeishaBottoms) December 28, 2017
Saddened to hear about the sudden passing of Atlanta news icon, Amanda Davis. Our thoughts and prayers are with her loved ones during this difficult time. She will truly be missed.— Kasim Reed (@KasimReed) December 28, 2017
Rest well, Amanda Davis. My thoughts and prayers are with your family, friends, colleagues, and those you mentored. Thank you.— Be A King (@BerniceKing) December 28, 2017
In total and complete shock right now. Please pray for comfort and peace for Amanda's family. They've been through a lot & need our prayers. Please pray also for all of our @cbs46 family as we deal with the loss of our colleague & friend. Rest In Peace Amanda. ???? @AmandaCBS46— Julie Smith CBS46 (@JulieSmithTV) December 28, 2017
RIP Amanda Davis. Our dear colleague passed away minutes ago. She was surrounded by her family and friends....— Sharon Reed (@SharonReedCBS46) December 28, 2017

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