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 Johnny Jones

Johnny Jones

Birth
Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi, USA
Death 19 Nov 1964 (aged 40)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Alsip, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Plot Sec. SS, Row 11, Gr. 32
Memorial ID 10660 · View Source
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Blues Musician. Born in Jackson, Mississippi, he was a pianist known as "Little Johnny Jones". In 1946, he went to Chicago, entering the Blues scene playing for Tampa Red and Muddy Waters. From 1952 to 1956 he played, toured and recorded with Elmore James. His solo recordings included the classics "Worried Life Blues", "One Room Country Shack", "I Have Got to Go" and "Love Her With a Feeling".

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 10 Jul 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10660
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Johnny Jones (1 Nov 1924–19 Nov 1964), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10660, citing Restvale Cemetery, Alsip, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .