Brenda Jones


Age: 62

singer for the popular R&B vocal group The Jones Girls consisting of sisters Shirley and Valorie (d. 2001) from Detroit, Michigan who served as backup singers for soul acts like Aretha Franklin, Lou Rawls, and Diana Ross during the 1970's and 1980's before embarking on a solo career, and whose self-titled 1979 debut album landed in the top 10 on Billboard's R&B charts resulting in the renowned hit You Gonna Make Me Love Somebody Else and its B-side Who Can I Run To, which was covered by Xscape in 1995.

Cause of Death: After being struck by several cars

Born: December 7, 1954

Died: April 3, 2017

Wilmington, Delaware