Summary: iconic anti-smoking advocate and spokesperson who was featured prominently in a graphic U.S. government ad campaign to get people to stop smoking when she took part in the campaign that showed how smoking-related cancer ravages the body as a former smoker whose voice box was removed years ago, in which the "Tips from Former Smokers" campaign may have led as many as 100,000 smokers to quit.
Cause of Death: Brain cancer
Born: July 19, 1960
Died: September 16, 2013
Location: Winston-Salem, North Carolina