Born Alice Faye Williams, Shakur changed her name as an adult when she became a political activist and joined the Black Panther movement. She was pregnant with Tupac in 1971 and incarcerated while she and other Panthers faced conspiracy charges that were later dismissed.
“He died peacefully,” Benigno said.
Weymouth died April 24 at his home in Chadds Ford, according to the Brandywine Conservancy and Museum of Art. He was 79.
“Then Hermes, and I knew it was going to be THE street,” he recalled in a 2011 interview with the AP.
The Toledo-area-based company says Ransom died Monday.
“Smuggling cannabis was a wonderful way of living — perpetual culture shock, absurd amounts of money, and the comforting knowledge of getting so many people stoned,” Marks told the Observer newspaper last year.
“We loved her deeply and will miss her warmth, infectious joy and triumphant spirit,” her family said in a statement.
“It was my intent to get everything in this theater working as it was originally designed to,” he told The Associated Press in 2010.