Butch H. McDade

Butch H. McDade

Birth
Clarksdale, Coahoma County, Mississippi, USA
Death 29 Nov 1998 (aged 52)
Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Blount County, Tennessee, USA
Plot Section 1, row 1, grave 1
Memorial ID 6689062 · View Source
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David H. (Butch) McDade - A founding member of The Amazing Rhythm Aces. Their debut album, Stacked Deck, was released in 1975. McDade appeared on all six of the Aces' 70s & 80s albums, drumming on hits like "Third Rate Romance," "Amazing Grace (Used To Be Her Favorite Song)" and the Grammy-winning "The End Is Not In Sight". He was also an accomplished songwriter; the band cut his "Same Old Me," "The Beautiful Lie," "Last Letter Home," "Pretty Words" and "Living On Borrowed Time" during their first period. He sang his own "Oh, Lucky Me" and "Get Down" on their 1997 release, Out Of The Blue. Butch died at home early Sunday morning, November 29, 1998, after a lengthy battle with cancer. He chose to be creamated with the ashes given to the family.


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  • Originally Created by: Jonathan
  • Added: 16 Aug 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6689062
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Butch H. McDade (24 Feb 1946–29 Nov 1998), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6689062, citing McDade Family Cemetery, Blount County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .