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Shelby David "Tex" Atchison
Birth: Feb. 5, 1912
Rosine
Ohio County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Aug. 4, 1982
Collinsville
Madison County
Illinois, USA

Musician, Songwriter, and Actor
Recorded with RCA label. A songwriter with songs recorded by various country music artist, he was considered by many to be the greatest left handed fiddle player. He acted in western movies in Hollywood during the 1930 and 1940's. Awarded Tophand Fiddler by Tophand Magazine, listed in Who's Who of Country Music and Encyclopedia of Country Music published by University of Tennesse. Installed in Country Music Hall of Fame's new wing of Western Swing Era. (bio by: Karen) 
 
Burial:
Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Mount Pleasant
Ohio County
Kentucky, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 37.41973, -86.7601
 
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Originally Created by: Karen
Record added: May 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36924825
Shelby David Tex Atchison
Added by: Karen
 
Shelby David Tex Atchison
Added by: Karen
 
Shelby David Tex Atchison
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