Co-Founder Of "The Supremes" Mary Wilson Has Passed Away
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Mary Wilson, a founding member of "The Supremes" has just passed away today at the age of 76, her publicist Jay Schwartz told CNN. Wilson "passed away suddenly this evening," according to Schwartz's statement. It has also been announced that Wilson's funeral will be private due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, but plans are in motion to celebrate her decorated life and career at a later time; fans wishing to honor Wilson's legacy is advised to do so by making honorary donations to UNICEF and the Humpty Dumpty Institute. Mary Wilson will surely be missed by many.
Who Was The Supremes Co-founding Singer Mary Wilson?
Mary Wilson, a founding member of the legendary Motown singing group “The Supremes,” has died. She was 76. Her cause of death has not been released. Wilson, alongside Diana Ross and Florence Ballard, skyrocketed to fame in the 1960s to become America’s most successful and best-charting vocal group of all time. In recent years, Wilson carried the torch for the group. She spoke of her storied life with Inside Edition in 2006.“I'm glad I’m Mary Wilson. I wouldn't want to be anyone else,” she said.
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