Ann Rabson of Saffire women’s blues trio dies

Posted on: 10:14 pm, January 30, 2013, by , updated on: 02:34am, January 31, 2013

Ann Rabson, Photo Courtesy of Fredericksburg.Com

Ann Rabson, Photo Courtesy of Fredericksburg.Com

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (WTVR)–The co-founder  pianist and vocalist of Saffire—The Uppity Blues Women died Wednesday after a battle with cancer.

Anne Rabson was 67.  In 1984 she co-founded the internationally known group Saffire, that was based out of Fredericksburg. The group frequently played for sold-out crowds in Richmond.

Click over to the Washington Post for Rabson’s full obituary.