Ohio Players’ legend and Bassists Marshal ‘Rock’ Jones has die at the age of 75 in Houston, Texas. “Rock” was an original member of the band from Dayton, Ohio. We are sending our deepest condolences to his family and friends.
The family will have a memorial service in Dayton, no date has been confirmed yet.
The Ohio Players earned Gold Certification, sold over five hundred thousand records for ‘Funky Worm’, ‘Skin Tight’, ‘Love Roller Coaster’, ‘Fire’ and ‘Honey’ and were inducted into the R & B Music Hall of Fame on August 17, 2013.