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  • Anna Ruby Gaye (1922 - 2014)
    Anna Ruby Gaye (née Gordy; January 28, 1922 – January 31, 2014) was an American businesswoman, composer and songwriter. An elder sister of Motown founder Berry Gordy, she became a record executive in t...
  • Berry Gordy, Jr.
    Berry Gordy III (known professionally as Berry Gordy Jr. , born November 28, 1929) is an American record executive, record producer, songwriter, film producer and television producer. He is best know...
  • Pops Gordy (1888 - 1978)
    Berry 'Pops' Gordy, Sr. is the father of Motown Records founder Berry Gordy, Jr. He relocated his family to Detroit from Milledgeville, Georgia where his children became prominent black citizens. * Res...
  • Bertha Ida Gordy (1898 - 1975)
    Census : 1930 - Detroit (Districts 0251-0500), Wayne, Michigan, USA* Residence : Same Place - 5139 St Antoine, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA - 1935* Census : 1940 - 5139 St Antoine, Detroit, Wayne, Mic...
  • Bessie Lillian Carter (1898 - 1983)
    Bessie Lillian Gordy Carter was the mother of former President of the United States, Jimmy Carter. She is also known for contribution to nursing in her home state of Georgia and as a Peace Corps volunt...

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