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New Orleans broadcast icon Frank Davis dies


New Orleans, La. - A New Orleans broadcast icon has died.

Chef and outdoorsman Frank Davis passed away yesterday, according to reports. 
Davis was known to viewers for his "down-home" personality in the kitchen, weekly fishing reports and "naturally nawlins" segments.
He retired in 2011 after more than 30 years on local television.  That's when doctors diagnosed him with a rare auto-immune disease.
He moved to Texas recently to be closer to family members.
Davis was 71 years-old.

Funeral arrangements have not been disclosed.
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