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 Donald Lee Tunison

Donald Lee Tunison

Birth
Dexter, Cowley County, Kansas, USA
Death 8 Dec 1995 (aged 54)
Valencia, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Dexter, Cowley County, Kansas, USA
Plot Lot 28, First Edition, Row 4
Memorial ID 7685975 · View Source
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Musician. Talented as a guitarist, songwriter, and publisher. His fame came early on in his career as one of the members of the Rock and Roll group, "The Champs." He was the man who uttered that famous phrase, "Te-quila!" He wrote many songs in the Country Music genre. His two most memorable are, "16 Lovin' Ounces To The Pound" and "Dallas Champagne." Traveling throughout the United States, he played his music from the White House, to the stages of Las Vegas.

Bio by: Marilyn Jackson


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Marilyn Jackson
  • Added: 14 Jul 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7685975
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Donald Lee Tunison (25 Aug 1941–8 Dec 1995), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7685975, citing Dexter Cemetery, Dexter, Cowley County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .