Melea Danae McNair Walker
Summary: bass player for the local Akron, Ohio-based rhythm-and-blues band The Relatively Jammin' Blues Band that also included her uncle Gary Oliver who had recently opened for several top national recording artists such as Aretha Franklin, Cameo, Zapp Band, Drifters, Shirley Brown, Ringo Starr, and many others, and who was also the great niece of legendary Chicago blues singer and guitarist Muddy Waters.
Cause of Death: Complications after surgery for tubal pregnancy
Died: October 28, 2002
Location: Akron, Ohio