Friends and family mourn the loss of Coast icon, Walter Blessey

Friends and family mourn the loss of Coast icon, Walter Blessey

SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) - Sources confirm that Coast icon Walter Blessey died early Sunday morning.

The owner of Chateau Blessey, and a friend to many, passed away in Mobile. At this time, no details about what caused his death are known.

Friends close to Blessey describe him as a renaissance man; someone who was genuine and made you feel good to be around.

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