Melea Danae McNair Walker


 

 

Age: 24

 

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

 

Born: 1978

 

Died: October 28, 2002

 

Location: Akron, Ohio