Anita Pointer

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singer Anita Pointer of prestige the pointer sisters The age of 74 is tied, according to a rep for the legendary singer. tmz It was reported early on Sunday, January 1 that Anita, the third original member of the band, had passed away, following a “somewhat long and heroic battle with cancer” on Saturday, December 31. She reportedly died surrounded by her family at her Beverly Hills home.

Anita Pointer
Anita Pointer passed away on December 31, 2022. (MediaPunch/Shutterstock)

This news was shared by Anita only. HollywoodLife in 2020 that his sister bony pointer Died on June 8, 2020 at the age of 69. “It is with great sadness that I have to announce to fans of The Pointer Sisters that my sister, Bonnie, passed away this morning,” she said in a statement at the time. “Our family is devastated, on behalf of my siblings and I and the entire Pointer family, we ask for your prayers at this time.”

They also shared how close they were. She said, “Boney was my best friend and we used to talk every day, we never had any fight in our life, I am already missing her and one day I will see her again.” June Pointer, the third original member of the group, died on February 27, 2006 after a battle with cancer at the age of 52.

Anita was one of the four original members of the band famous for electro-energetic hits in the ’80s such as “I’m So Excited,” “Jump (For My Love)” and “Neutron Dance.” ruth pointer What made the group a sensation was the fourth original member. Other group members include Issa Pointer And Sadako indicator,

Anita was born on January 23, 1948, in Oakland, California, the revered fourth of six musically gifted children. elton pointer And sarah elizabeth of Arkansas. In 1969, she quit her job as a secretary to form The Pointer Sisters with Bonnie and June, and the rest was history. Anita famously had her first hit, “Yes We Can”, peaking at number 11 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1973.

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