Catherine Rodgers

 

 

Age: 88

 

Summary: novelist who penned the 1958 best-seller The Tower Inheritance, a highly-acclaimed book which was overshadowed by the release of Harper Lee's To Kill A Mockingbird, who later wrote more short stories and edited other writers' novel, but never published another novel of her own.

 

 

Cause of Death: Lung cancer

 

Born: March 27, 1916

 

Died: July 25, 2004

 

Location: Auburn, Alabama