Betty Jane Willis

 

 

Age: 76

 

Summary: soul singer who was best known for her recordings of the most popular songs Someday You'll Need My Love, Act Naturally and Take My Heart throughout the 1960's, who also recorded Revolution as the leader of Rachel and the Revolvers for the Beach Boys' frontman Brian Wilson but who never gained widespread commercial success as a singer, whose music career came to a halt when she gave birth to her first child and became a postal worker until retiring in the 1990's.

 

 

Cause of Death: Murdered by a homeless man during an attempted rape

 

Born: March 10, 1941

 

Died: January 1, 2018

 

Location: Santa Ana, California