Natalie Cole's Son Robert Yancy Dies at 39

Natalie Cole's Only Son Passes Away At 39

Natalie Cole's Only Son Passes Away At 39

Law enforcement tells TMZ, pending an autopsy, they have listed his cause of death as natural, but the results could change once the autopsy and toxicology tests are complete.

Robert was also the grandson of legendary jazz singer Nat King Cole, and an accomplished drummer in his own right who worked in the music industry.

The Rev. Marvin J. Yancy, who produced three Grammy-winning records for his former wife, Natalie Cole, died here last Friday.

Natalie Cole died from congestive heart failure at the age of 65 while her husband has also died through the same condition. The publication also speculated that Robert's cause of death might have been hereditary, due to the similar circumstances behind his parents' deaths.

Tragically, it seems that heart disease seems to run in the family.

Mother of attacker had no idea he was attending rally
A Dodge Challenger was traveling south on 4 Street at a high rate of speed when it rear-ended a sedan headed south on 4 Street. Fields, who is now being held without bail, escaped the scene of the accident but was eventually tracked down by police.

Robert followed in his mother's musical footsteps and often played the drums during her concerts.

One Twitter user posted: "OMG". Following the tragic news, family and friends have shared their deepest sympathies over the death of Yancy. You " re reunited with your mum Natalie Cole".

"We have lost another great young soul too soon".

Yancy's mother, Natalie Cole, struggled with drugs in her lifetime before her 2015 death.

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