A NewsOne gallery of the celebrities who lost their lives in 2017.
1. Mary Tyler Moore, 80
Moore, an award-winning actress, enjoyed a successful decades long career. She rose to fame as a regular on ‘The Dick Van Dyke Show’ in the 1960s, which led to the eponymous ‘Mary Tyler Moore Show’ in the 1970s.
2. Roy Innis, 82
Innis, the longtime leader of the Congress of Racial Equality, died in Manhattan on January 8, 2017. He reportedly died from complications relating to Parkinson’s disease.