SYRACUSE -- Longtime local radio personality Becky Palmer passed away over the weekend, according to various media reports. She was best known for 22 years co-hosting mornings on iHeart's country-formatted B104.7 (WBBS), ending with her retirement in 2019.
Although news of Palmer's passing does not yet appear on B104.7's website as of this writing, the station offered a tribute on Facebook:
According to NewsChannel 9, Palmer's radio career started with WSEN in the 1980s. During the 1990s, she teamed up with Ron Bee for mornings at B104.7. After Bee retired in 2007, the station paired Palmer up with Tom Owens. The two hosted mornings together until they retired in 2019, replaced by the syndicated Bobby Bones Show.
Article cover photo credit: B104.7 Facebook page