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 Jimmy Cheatham

Jimmy Cheatham

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Death 12 Jan 2007 (aged 82)
Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Memorial ID 17595230 · View Source
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Jazz Musician. Born in Birmingham, Alabama, he was a trombonist and bandleader of "The Sweet Baby Blues Band". Known for their "Kansas City-Style" jazz and blues sound, the group formed during the 1950s and also included Cheatham's wife, pianist Jeannie Cheatham. During his career he performed with music legends Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Lionel Hampton, and Chico Hamilton.

Bio by: C.S.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 20 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17595230
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jimmy Cheatham (18 Jun 1924–12 Jan 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17595230, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.