In July 1966, he left in his mother's Oldsmobile, but when he reappeared fourteen hours later, his bruised and bloodied body was already in deep rigor mortis in the front seat of the car in the vacant lot next to the apartment building.
This performance sparked a dream of becoming a singer.
Rumors are that Bobby may have been killed because his girlfriend, Melody, had connections to the mob.
Bobby's drummer, Dalton Powell, had been confronted by three violent guys looking for Bobby before the murder.
Houston opened her home to Gordon when the computer geek was 12 and Bobbi was just 8.
Nick was the son of former Houston friend Michelle Gordon, who said she couldn’t care for him.