Pop and Rock Star Deaths in 2016

The Ohio Players with Marshall "Rock" Jones with the turban at the far right.

Marshall "Rock" Jones

Band: Ohio Players
Position: bassist
Died: May 27, 2016
Cause of death: cancer, stroke
Age: 75
Distinction: Original member of the Ohio Players dating back to 1959 when they were called the Ohio Untouchables.

Steve Bloom

Steve Bloom

Publisher of, former editor of High Times and Freedom Leaf and co-author of Pot Culture and Reefer Movie Madness.