Daystar Television Network CEO, president and co-founder, Marcus Lamb, died Tuesday at 64, according to the network.
“It’s with a heavy heart we announce that Marcus Lamb, president and founder of Daystar Television Network, went home to be with the Lord this morning,” Daystar wrote in a statement.
“The family asks that their privacy be respected as they grieve this difficult loss,” it added. “Please continue to lift them up in prayer.”
He was married to Joni, with whom he co-founded the second-largest Christian television network in the world. They lived in Dallas, Texas, and he is survived by three children: Rachel Lamb, Rebecca Lamb, and Jonathon Lamb.
Hold The Line worship leader Sean Feucht shared: “Our hearts and prayers are with you, Joni” on Twitter.