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Ava Ekiss Aldridge
Original name: Averal Aldridge
Birth: Feb. 21, 1946
Death: Aug. 12, 2003
Sheffield
Colbert County
Alabama, USA

Singer, Songwriter. Her songwriting crossed several genres, and she wrote songs for country, rhythm and blues, gospel, and pop music, with two of her songs reaching high chart status twenty years apart. In 1976 she co-wrote the song "Sharing the Night Together" with fellow songwriter Eddie Struzick. After being recorded by several artists, the 1979 recording of the song by the group "Dr. Hook" reached Number 6 on the Popular Music charts. In the 1990s she co-wrote "Treat her Right" with singer-songwriter Lenny LeBlanc. It was recorded by the country music group "Sawyer Brown" and his rose to Number 3 in the Country Music charts in 1996. More than 150 of her songs have been recorded. (bio by: Chuck Kearns) 
 
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  Auby L. Aldridge (1928 - 2007)*
 
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Burial:
Colbert Memorial Gardens
Tuscumbia
Colbert County
Alabama, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Chuck Kearns
Record added: Jun 06, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14526980
Ava <i>Ekiss</i> Aldridge
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