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Leroy "Sugarfoot" Bonner

Leroy Bonner (Photo by Monica Morgan/WireImage)
Leroy Bonner (Photo by Monica Morgan/WireImage)

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July 07, 2014 "WOW. Didnt know he passed. Leroy"Suger Foot"Bonner in my book has definatly left his mark in the musical world of funk.. The Ohio Players had this unique style of funk that made you simply sit up and take notice, Im talking hits such as PAIN, FUNKY WORM, I WANT TO BE FREE, FUNK-O-NOTTS as well as a gang of other toe tapping jams...Leroy"Sugarfoot"Bonner I think I speak for MILLIONS when I say THANK YOU for your contribution to the world of music...To this day I STILL listen to the OHIO PLAYERS and ENJOY as if Im hearing it for the 1st time. Mr Leroy Bonner your work here is done, may you rest in the arms of the LORD and may GOD be with your family and friends in all times of need...REST MY BROTHER" - Archie Hodge (West Palm Beach, FL)
June 25, 2014 "GodBless You and your Family now Leroy is resting in Peace with the Angels.-davismary5189@yahoo.com" - Mary Dunbar (Aurora,Co.80010, CO)
June 19, 2014 "I loved his voice and his music. I was so sad to hear that he has passed." - Mark Diaz (Somerville, MA)
May 28, 2014 "sugarfoot helped me in the 70's when everything was funky.LOved that sound and the people who made them.May the funk be with you sugar." - larry rodgers (mobile, AL)
May 01, 2014 "Man, I just found out I love this man as a child, him and the Ohio players got me into the funk grove @ the age of 13 Resting in peace Sugarfoot U will be missed"
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Obituary for Leroy "Sugarfoot" Bonner
CINCINNATI (AP) - Leroy "Sugarfoot" Bonner, frontman for the hit-making funk music band the Ohio Players, has died in southwest Ohio. He was 69. ...
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