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

Vesta WilliamsSinger of R&B hits in 1980sVesta 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 else, on his wedding day.Besides her solo work, she was a member of...

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