What did Phyllis George die of? The cause of death of the broadcaster and ex beauty queen who became the first female co-anchor of the football pregame show “The NFL Today,” is leukemia(a rare blood disease disorder) at the age of 70.She left a net worth of $10m.
She is survived by two children, CNN’s senior White House correspondent Pamela Brown and
entrepreneur Lincoln Brown.They also confirmed her passing.She was married twice and divorced twice.The last time was in 1998.
Phyllis was born in Denton, Texas, on June 25, 1949. A trained classical pianist in her youth, she attended North Texas State University before becoming the 50th Miss America in 1971.