Luther Masingill Dead At 92
October 20, 2014 at 4:24 AM (PT)
WDEF-TV (NEWS 12)/CHATTANOOGA reports the passing "of our very own 'LUTHER,' who died SUNDAY (10/19) after a brief illness. He was 92.
Known to many of Chattanoogans simply as "LUTHER", the iconic MASINGILL first sat down behind the radio microphone on DECEMBER 31, 1940.
He personally signed on WDEF Television in APRIL of 1954, and over the decades, "informed and entertained generations of listeners and viewers alike with a charm and grace unique to him alone," notes WDEF.