Mary Wilson, co-founder of The Supremes, dead at 76
Written by laserteam on February 9, 2021
(CNN) – Mary Wilson, a founding member of “The Supremes” has died at the age of 76, her publicist told CNN.
Wilson “passed away suddenly this evening,” according to a statement from her longtime friend and publicist, Jay Schwartz.
The Supremes (left to right, Florence Ballard, Mary Wilson, and Diana Ross) pose with their cameras as they arrive at London Airport.
The singer was at her home in Henderson, Nevada. She is survived by her daughter, son, several grandchildren, a sister and brother.
Services will be private due to Covid-19 restrictions and a celebration of Wilson’s life will take place later this year, her publicist said.