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 R.J. Vealey

R.J. Vealey

Birth
Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA
Death 13 Nov 1999 (aged 37)
Orlando, Orange County, Florida, USA
Burial Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA
Plot Jewish Summit Ahavath Achim
Memorial ID 7099 · View Source
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Musician. Respected studio musician recorded with artists including Section Eight, Zaccaria, Tone Poets, Stonefish and was the drummer of Roy Orbison's backing band. In 1995, he became the drummer for the Southern rock band "Atlanta Rhythm Section". On November 13, 1999, after the band had finished an afternoon set at a concert festival in Orlando, Florida, he complained of indigestion and then collapsed. He is also a member of the Georgia Music Hall of Fame.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 24 Nov 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7099
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for R.J. Vealey (29 Sep 1962–13 Nov 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7099, citing Crest Lawn Cemetery, Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .