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PASSINGS: Vesta Williams, Orlando Brown, Frank Driggs
PASSINGS: Vesta Williams, Orlando Brown, Frank Driggs

Vesta Williams Singer of R&B hits in 1980s Vesta Williams, 53, an R&B singer who had hits in the 1980s with "Once Bitten Twice Shy" and "Congratulations," was found dead Thursday evening of a possible drug overdose in an El Segundo hotel room. An autopsy will determine the cause of death, according to Los Angeles County coroner's officials, but they said a drug overdose is suspected. Born Mary Vesta Williams in Coshocton, Ohio, on Dec. 1, 1957, she had hits with "Don't Blow A Good Thing," "Sweet, Sweet Love" and the torch song "Congratulations," in which she emotionally bids goodbye to her ex, about to marry someone...

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