Melvin Vernell III
Summary: rapper known as Lil Phat who was featured in rapper Webbie's 2007 song Independent that also included Lil Boosie, in which the song praised a woman's independent nature but was peaked at No. 9 on Billboard's 100 and topped the rap chart.
Cause of Death: Homicide by shooting
Born: July 25, 1992
Died: June 7, 2012
Location: Sandy Springs, Georgia