The gospel vocal group the Pace Sisters lost their leader, singer and songwriter Dona Duanice Pace, on Thursday, her family said. She was 70 years old. Pace’s daughter, Dee Dee Pace, said in a statement that her mother had died “peacefully in her sleep.”
“Mom was an incredible woman with an amazing voice who loved to sing and entertain,” Dee Dee Pace said. “She was a devoted mother and grandmother whose greatest joy was spending time with her family. We will miss her dearly but know that she is now at peace.”
Born in Atlanta, Duranice Pace was the eldest of 12 children and began singing at an early age. She moved to Chicago as a teenager to pursue a career in music, and it was there that she met her future husband, Cecil Pace.
Meet Duranice Pace
Duranice Pace was 62 years old. On Jan. 5, the Pace family stated that she had been admitted to the hospital. They provided no information about why she was taken there. “Please keep the prayers, support and love coming as Duranice still fights and gets stronger in the hospital. She is eternally grateful for all of you and she can’t wait to announce a special concert-event that she has been planning with a team of Broadway professionals,” Pace’s team wrote on her Instagram page on Jan. 5.
The gospel group, also known as the Anointed Pace Sisters, was formed by her two younger sisters. In addition to her, Phyllis Pace, June Pace-Martin, Melonda Pace, Dejuaii Pcace, Leslie Pcae Latrice Pcae Lydia Pcie and recurring member LaShun Pcee were among the members of the group. The eldest sister of the gospel quartet is called Smith.
Duranice Pace Husband
There is little information about her spouse and his identify. The only fact or information the singer revealed regarding her spouse was his unfaithfulness.
She was very focused on her career and did not want to get married or have children. According to sources, her spouse was unfaithful and she decided to leave him. She has been single since then and is focusing on her career.
Duranice Pace Young Sisters
The Pace sisters group included nine sisters: Duranice Ann Pace, Phyllis Yvonne Pace, June Lorraine Pace Martin, Tarrian LaShun Pace, Melonda Pace, Dejuaii Pace, Leslie Renee Pace, and Lydia Lakithia pace. The oldest of her 9 siblings was Duranice Young.
Duranice Pace Funeral
According to a message on iHeartRadio, Duranice Pace’s sickness was the cause of death. After a lengthy illness, Duranice Pace passed away at the age of 63 in Atlanta, Georgia. On Jan 14 2021 (aged 62), in Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA, Duranice Pace died. The cremation of the corpse took place
Duranice Pace Tribute
On Twitter, many tributes for Pace poured in. Steve Harvey aired a clip of an interview with Pace on “The Steve Harvey Show” during which she discussed her battle with thyroid cancer and demonstrated her incredible voice. “Duranice Pace spoke favor into my life one day, at a time when I really needed it,” he wrote.” “She was one of those special souls. Rest in peace.”
Duranice Pace Illness
In 2019, Pace revealed on Steve Harvey’s program that she has thyroid cancer and has been seeing doctors who predicted she had three years to live. According to an iHeartRadio story, Duranice Pace’s sickness was the reason for her death.