Kerry Turman, a longtime bassist for The Temptations, died after a performance in Missouri, he was 59 years old. The coroner in Cape Girardeau County says Turman was found dead at a local hotel on Sunday, after performing Saturday night in Cape Girardeau. The group is currently touring with the Beach Boys. Turman had performed with The Temptations since the 80′. The group had several hits in the 60′ and ’70. Coroner John Clifton says an initial autopsy indicates Turman died of natural causes. The full autopsy report won’t be available for several weeks.The group announced Turman’s death on its Facebook and Twitter accounts, “The Temptations lost a dear member of our family. … Rest In Peace, much love, much respect.”

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