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Stephen Bruton
Birth: Nov. 7, 1948
Wilmington
New Castle County
Delaware, USA
Death: May 9, 2009
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Musician, Actor. One of the most highly regarded sidemen of his time, known as "the guitar player's guitar player". In the 1970s he began playing for Kris Kristofferson, going on to record with such industry notables as Willie Nelson, Bob Dlyan, Bonnie Raitt, Hal Ketchum, Waylon Jennings, Patty loveless, Jimmy Buffett and numerous others. As a solo artist, his albums included "What It Is" (1993), "Right on Time" (1995), "Nothing But the Truth" (1999), "Spirit World" (2002) and "From the Five" (2005). He was also appeared as an actor in such films as "A Star Is Born" (1976), "Heaven's Gate" (1980), "Songwriter" (1984), "Miss Congeniality" (2000), and "The Alamo" (2004). (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  T Sumter Bruton (1920 - 1988)

Cause of death: Cancer
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA
Plot: Garden of Rosary, Lot 123, Space 3
 
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Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: May 10, 2009
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