Hollywood movie and TV actress Mary Alice has

died on the age of 80 The Tony and Emmy award prevailing

 famous person surpassed away on Wednesday in NYC 

Her reason of loss of life isn't always but known, 

according to the New York City Police Department 

 The famous person changed into great called 

Leticia `Lettie' Bostic on NBC's A Different World

She additionally stood out for her function

as Effie Williams withinside the 1976 movie Sparkle