Troy Sneed has died, according to a statement posted online on April. 27, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.,
Gospel recording artist Troy Sneed has passed away from COVID-19, according to reports. He was 52 years old.
The family has yet to release an official statement, but Mrs. Sneed spoke with Praise Atlanta’s K.D. Bowe this morning confirming the news.
— BlackAmericaWeb.com (@BlackAmericaWeb) April 27, 2020
The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.
Candice Marie Benbow
The news of Troy Sneed’s passing is tough! That was one incredibly kind man. I met him and his wife only once and I still remember how genuinely nice they were. Praying for his loved ones. JESUS!!
The Gospel Music industry just took a great loss. RIP to troysneed Awesome vessel. Rest Well, King. https://instagram.com/p/B_fYya-p0Bx/?igshid=12p3b7ak8vnrl
All Access Gospel
All Access Gospel mourns the passing of troysneed, industry veteran and CEO of the Emtro Gospel label. Our prayers and condolences are extended to the Sneed family, the Emtro Gospel family, and to Troy’s fans and… https://instagram.com/p/B_fXN6MJ-Wy/?igshid=rw9nb6q706u7
Today the Gospel industry suffered another major hit.Troy Sneed was a phenomenal gift to the Body of Christ, praying for his wife along with the entire Sneed family.2020 will be a year we will never http://forget.Rest my… https://instagram.com/p/B_fWxFXl8KK/?igshid=14torbmls0ezy
Black Music Honors
The Stellar Awards family extends our sincere condolences to the family and friends of Troy Sneed, founder of Emtro Gospel, who passed away due to Covid-19 complications. https://instagram.com/p/B_fYYEhF1CI/?igshid=1b936dt4g537s