Gladys Horton



Age: 65


Summary: lead singer and co-founder of the all-female R&B vocal group the Marvelettes who helped to put fledgling Motown Records on the musical map with its first No.1 hit Please Mr. Postman in 1961.



Cause of Death: Complications from a stroke


Born: May 30, 1945


Died: January 26, 2011


Location: Sherman Oaks, California