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UPDATE: Rita Marley Did Not Pass Away


Rita Marley, the widow of reggae superstar Bob Marley was admitted to Miami hospital on September 22. According to the Jamaica Observer, Mrs. Marley was admitted after suffering from symptoms consistent with a stroke.

Earlier today reports online suggested that she passed away. Those reports are FALSE.
Rita is recovering at home with her daughter Cedilla.

She is the mother of six of Bob Marley's children - Ziggy Marley, Stephen Marley, Cedella Marley, Sharon Marley, Stephanie Marley and Serita Stewart. Rita was lead vocalist for the reggae group the I Threes, with Judy Mowatt and Marcia Griffiths.

Rita needs your prayers, but she is STILL with us.