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Vernon Phil Reese
Birth: May 30, 1909
Gadsden
Etowah County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jun. 2, 1971
Gadsden
Etowah County
Alabama, USA

Country music singer and comedian. Career started with a local hometown band known as the Gadsden Melody Boys in Gadsden, Alabama. Reese was selected by Joe Frank and Ernest Tubb to become one of the first Texas Troubadors. Made debut with Tubb at the Grand Ol Opry in 1943 and performed on WSM Radio in Nashville.  (bio by: Charles Reese) 
 
Burial:
Crestwood Memorial Cemetery
East Gadsden
Etowah County
Alabama, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Charles Reese
Record added: Mar 26, 2004
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