Zenobia Matthews



Age: 24


Summary: South African gospel music singer who had released several award-winning albums in the past several years but whose career ended when she became paralyzed from the waist down in a 2005 car accident that killed her manager and a touring member while on tour in Kenya, but who had continued to perform on stage venues across South Africa and Europe despite being on a wheelchair in constant pain.



Cause of Death: Bacterial meningitis


Born: September 5, 1984


Died: November 11, 2008


Location: Johannesburg, South Africa