Barbara Alston (1943-2018)

1962: (L-R) Patricia Wright, Dolores “La La” Brooks, Barbara Alston and Dee Dee Kinniebrew of the girl group “The Crystals” on Phillies Records poses for a portrait in 1962. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

Who is Barbara Alston? Well, she’s a founding member of a 1960’s girl group called “The Crystals.” She and her high school friends Mary Thomas, Dolores Kenniebrew (aka Dee Dee), Myrna Giraud and Patsy Wright are remembered for their hits, “There’s No Other Like My Baby” and “Uptown.”

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Chelsea Brown (1942 – 2017)

Chelsea BrownLois Brown was publicly known by her stage name Chelsea Brown.  She was born December 6, 1947.  Films “Sweet Charity” and “Head” catapulted her career within the entertainment industry.  She was a cast member on “Laugh-In” for a year.  She starred in at least one episode on “The Flying Nun,” “Love American Style,” “Marcus Welby, M.D.”, “Mission: Impossible,” and “Ironside.”  And, she also starred in a TV movie “The Thing With Two Heads” with Rosie Grier.  She was 74 when she died from complications of dementia.

You can leave her virtual flowers on Find A Grave.