|Birth: ||Jun. 22, 1949|
|Death: ||Jul. 26, 1997|
ROBERT H. CROCKER, 48, of Memphis, electrician at Allied Electric Co., died of heart disease Saturday at Baptist Memorial Hospital. Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Forest Hill Funeral Home Midtown with burial in Forest Hill Cemetery Midtown. A blues musician, he was known on Beale Street as "Jesse Presley." He was a member of Beale Street Blues Society, Sigma Chi, Minor Memorial United Methodist Church and IBEW Local 474. Mr. Crocker, the husband of Patricia Crocker, also leaves a son, Mike Crocker of Memphis; a sister, Jeanette Herrmann of Dyersburg, Tenn.; a brother, Jimmy Crocker of Martin, Tenn., and a grandson who cared for him, Roy Michael Crocker of Memphis. The family requests that any memorials be sent to Memphis Blues Society. (Published in The Commercial Appeal 7/28/1997)
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Forest Hill Cemetery Midtown
Created by: Carole McCaig
Record added: Jul 26, 2009
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