bob welch fleetwood mac suicide Fleetwood Mac guitarist Bob Welch dead from apparent suicide Former Fleetwood Mac guitarist Bob Welch, 66, was found dead Thursday (June 7) by his wife, Wendy.

Welch was discovered with a gunshot wound and according to to the Nashville police department “all indications are that it was a suicide.” A note was also found.

Welch was the guitarist for Fleetwood Mac in the early seventies before leaving the band and pursuing a solo career.

Arguably his most well-known song, “Sentimental Lady,” was originally recorded by Fleetwood Mac before becoming a solo hit for Welch off his debut album, “French Kiss.”