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Amy Grant and Vince Gill Scrap Shows Following Mother's Death

May 3, 2011 (6:19 am) GMT
In memory of Gloria Dean Napier Grant, the couple ask fans to perform an unexpected act of kindness or make a donation to Lipscomb University or Alive Hospice.
Vince Gill, Amy Grant

Country couple and have pulled out of their immediate commitments following the death of Grant's mother. Gloria Dean Napier Grant died on Saturday, April 30 in Nashville, Tennessee.

Grant and Gill canceled their performances at "The Nashville Choir presents a Tribute to the Songs of Bill & Gloria Gaither" event on Sunday, May 1, and Gill has scrapped his appearance at Monday night's (May 2) flood commemoration event, "Voices Rising: Remembering One Year Later".

The couple has asked fans to remember Gloria Grant by performing an unexpected act of kindness. They also suggest fans to make a donation to Lipscomb University or Alive Hospice in her memory. A spokesperson for Grant indicated that the 50-year-old singer won't make a public statement on her mother's passing.

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