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Georgia Carroll Kyser dies at 91; model, actress sang with husband's big band
Georgia Carroll Kyser dies at 91; model, actress sang with husband's big band

Georgia Carroll Kyser, a fashion model in the 1930s and '40s who became an actress and a singer with her husband Kay Kyser's big band, died Friday in Chapel Hill, N.C. She was 91. The cause was not revealed. Born Nov. 18, 1919, in Blooming Grove, Texas, Georgia Carroll began singing, dancing and acting as a child. She became a part-time fashion model at the Neiman Marcus department store in Dallas and at 16 posed for "The Spirit of the Centennial" statue at the 1936 Texas Centennial Exposition at the state fair grounds in Dallas. A year later, she signed with the John Robert Powers modeling agency in New York and soon posed for the cover of Redbook. She was featured on...

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