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Roy Dewayne Orbison
Birth: 1958, USA
Death: Sep. 14, 1968
Hendersonville
Sumner County
Tennessee, USA

Son of Singer Roy Orbison. Roy Dewayne Orbison and his younger brother Anthony King Orbison was killed in a family house fire in Hendersonville Tennessee.

Roy Orbison endured a great deal of tragedy in his relatively short life. His first wife, Claudette Frady died in a motorcycle accident on June 6, 1966 in Gallatin, Tennessee. On September 14, 1968, the Orbison family home at Old Hickory Lake in Hendersonville, Tennessee, burned to the ground while Orbison was touring in England. Two of his three sons, Roy Jr. (b. 1958) and Anthony (b. 1962), died in the fire. His youngest son Wesley, who was three at the time, was saved by Orbison's parents.



 
 
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 Parents:
  Roy Orbison (1936 - 1988)
  Claudette Frady Orbison (1941 - 1966)
 
 Sibling:
  Roy Dewayne Orbison (1958 - 1968)
  Anthony King Orbison (1962 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 36.11506, 86.75777
 
Created by: Chris Cotton
Record added: Jan 05, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23769146
Roy Dewayne Orbison
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- Maggieღ
 Added: Aug. 18, 2014
In God's Heavenly Home , you are thought of today, everyday...Give your Dad a hug, he joined you, your brother, your mum ., I will visit your grave again, soon. Flowers are left for you there and here Rest In Peace
- C♥M♥
 Added: Aug. 18, 2014
Dearest Angel Roy, you are among Angels , your mother, brother, and daddy Your life taken too soon.
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 Added: Aug. 18, 2014
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