Then one day Brown was laid to rest
In the fight for his loot
His partner got the boot
With the lawyers now calling her a 'guest'!
Guardian Unlimited 26/12/06: Hours after the the legendary singer James Brown passed away, his partner of over 5years, Ms.Tomi Raye Hynie found herself locked out of his South Carolina home, on the premise that they were not legally married and that she was, as his lawyer put it, 'from time to time, a guest in Mr. Brown's home.' Read more about it here