Charles was raised by his biological mother Aretha, as well as his father's first
wife, a woman named Mary Jane. Growing up, he referred to Aretha as "Mama", ...
Ray Charles' success in music did not cross over to his private life. He had two
marriages and several other relationships.
Apr 20, 2008 ... Several of them claim in lawsuits that the Ray Charles Foundation and a .... Ray
Charles Jr., 52, whose mother, Della Robinson, was married to ...
Aug 25, 2014 ... On his 84th birthday, LIFE.com presents a selection of photos -- many of which
never ran in LIFE magazine -- of Ray Charles at work and at ...
Four of these women are at the center of Ray Charles life. Della Bea Robinson,
Ray's devoted wife, played by Kerry Washington in the movie "Ray.".
The daughter of Ray Charles speaks out about losing her identity and finding
Christ while growing up in the shadow of legend.
Jul 27, 2010 ... Up this week is Ray Charles Robinson Jr.'s book, You Don't Know Me: ... Both
Ray and Della had been married and divorced before they wed ...
The African American musician Ray Charles was widely admired as a singer, ...
Charles is married to the former Della Altwine, herself a gospel singer, with ...