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 Albert Edward Brumley, Sr

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Albert Edward Brumley, Sr

  • Birth 29 Oct 1905 Oklahoma, USA
  • Death 15 Nov 1977 Powell, McDonald County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Powell, McDonald County, Missouri, USA
  • Plot Just inside cemetary entrance.
  • Memorial ID 5659883

Gospel Songwriter. He is remembered as a prolific composer of "shape note" gospel songs (estimates range from 600 to 800), some of which are still available in religious songbooks today, including the popular "I'll Fly Away," "Jesus Hold My Hand," "Turn Your Radio On," "If We Never Meet Again (This Side of Heaven)," "I'll Meet You In The Morning," and "He Set Me Free."

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Ronald Z. Haymon
  • Added: 2 Aug 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5659883
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Albert Edward Brumley, Sr (29 Oct 1905–15 Nov 1977), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5659883, citing Fox Cemetery, Powell, McDonald County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .