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SF news: Etta James, singer, dies (photos)

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SF news: Etta James, singer, dies (photos)

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San Francisco residents learned today that R&B singer, Etta James,died.

Etta James was most famous for her song, 'At Last.' That song was played at President Barack Obama's inauguration in 2009.

James was surrounded by her family when she passed away in a hospital in Southern California.

She died of leukemia and dementia, says newser.com

See the terrific photos in the slideshow on the left-hand side.

"RIP Etta James," says music fan and San Francisco resident, Larry Elder.

See previous article on Etta James, by this Examiner, which includes a video of Etta James, here:

SF hears: Etta James of 'At Last' dies, age 73, was 'a bad girl' (photos)

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