Woodlawn Cemetery

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Buried here are multiple artists including:

David Ruffin

Ruffin was the lead singer for “The Temptations”.

Earl Van Dyke

Earl was the main keyboardist with Motown Records’ in-house band the Funk Brothers in the late 1960’s and early 1970’s”.

Billy Henderson

He was lead singer and co-founder of “The Spinners”.

Purvis Jackson

He was bass singer and co-founder of “The Spinners”.

James Jamerson

He was one of the “Funk Brothers” who played backup on most every Motown hit in the 1960s and early ’70s.

Richard Wylie

He was also one of the “Funk Brothers” who played backup on most every Motown hit in the 1960s and early ’70s.

Edward Roy Patten

He was a member of “Gladys Knight & the Pips”.

Levi Stubbs

Levi was the lead vocalist of “The Four Tops”.

Lawrence Payton

Lawrence was one of the original members of “The Four Tops”.

Ronald White

White was one of the founding members of “The Miracles”.

Woodlawn Cemetery
19975 Woodward Avenue
Detroit MI 48203
313 368-0010