Born on 01 January 1941, Dayton, Ohio, USA.
Died on 27 May 2016, Houston, Texas, USA.
An original member of the Ohio Players, he left that band in the early 1980's.
Do NOT confuse with r&b/soul songwriter Marshall Jones (3).
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