Legendary singer Mary Wilson, whose career spanned decades, passed away at her California home late Thursday night, according to press reports. She was 81.
Ms. Wilson reportedly passed away after a lengthy illness; an exact cause has not been disclosed.
Best know for Jazz classics such as “Guess Who I Saw Today”, and “You Don’t Know How Glad I Am,” Ms. Wilson also enjoyed a fruitful TV career, and appeared shows such as a prolific career in television, film and radio, and featured in shows such as “The Cosby Show”, “The Parkers”, “Hawaii Five-O,” and ”Police Story.”
A family statement said no funeral service will be held, but her life will be celebrated at a memorial service in February, according to IBTimes.com.
Ms. Wilson officially stopped touring in 2011 as her health declined.
R.I.P. Nancy Wilson.