Edna Anderson-Owens
 


 

Age: 76



Summary: longtime assistant to Motown founder Berry Gordy considered as a Gordy confidant portrayed in the Broadway show Motown: The Musical who got her start in the company's publicity and community relations department as his personal assistant in a position she held for more than 40 years after Gordy moved Motown's headquarters to Los Angeles from Detroit in 1972 and wanting to expand his pop-soul hit factory into Hollywood movie production.




Cause of Death: Respiratory failure



Born: August 5, 1938


 
Died: June 13, 2015



Location:
Los Angeles, California