Viola Wills 1939-2009 RIP
The Announcement of Vi's passing
It is with great sadness that Viola's family report Viola passed peacefully away after a long illness, May 6th 2009 8.27am Pacific Time.
Viola leaves behind six children - Vincent, Christopher, Regina, Ladonna, David and Rejal, 21 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. Viola was just 69 years old.
Viola's favourite saying to her family was always "Aim for the sky and always dare to dream"
On Viola's behalf her family wish a special heartfelt thanks to all of Vi's fans over the years, whom, Vi always said, allowed her dreams to come true.
Viola was interred at
Angeles Abbey Memorial Park
Please leave tributes in her guestbook. 1515 E Compton Blvd Compton CA 90221.
Please view this awesome song by her son David, sung at the memorial service. Music credits also to Mario Gonzalez/Guitar, and Paul Ornelas/Keyboards.
The family may be contacted via the
Special Viola tribute by David Campbell with The Shiny Disco Ball on student radio station Subcity in Glasgow, Scotland
for You Tube Tribute by 15 year old Daniel Ryan
Previously unreleased photo sent by Graham Ward, UK.
RIP Viola on Facebook
External memorial site
Vi's "What Now My Love" available direct from iTunes
What Now My Love? (Klub Kidz Mix)
What Now My Love? (Electro Mix)
Enjoy Yourself (Nik C Remix Edit)
CD/DVD released on Klone Records
Find full details here
with The Three Degrees
track listing...1. Run To The Nearest Exit
2. Some Other Day
3. A Day In The Life Of A Woman
4. Family Tree
5. Too Long
6. Remember Me
7. If You Got The Will
8. Ugly Man
9. Wouldn't It Be Fun
10. I Can't Make It
Viola is in the process of releasing a full anthology of her hits, favorite songs,
and new unreleased material on a DVD. This CD will be a culmination of her songs
to date. If there is any particular single that you wish to be included please
let Viola know. Also, new photo's will be available with autographs.
Feature in July 2004's
June 29th 2004 TWO CLASSIC TRACKS
"Gonna Get Along Without You Now/Never Knew Love Like This Before"
New CD out featuring Viola
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