John Wilson

 

 

Age: 69

 

Summary: former lead singer and last surviving member of the soul group The Silhouttes who was perhaps best known for their 1958 No. 1 hit Get a Job, but who left the group in the 1970's and became an African Methodist Episcopal minister serving at eight churches in 30 years.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: July 18, 1940

 

Died: September 21, 2009

 

Location: Spartanburg, South Carolina