Justin Tubb

Justin Tubb

San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA
Death 24 Jan 1998 (aged 62)
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Old Hickory, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 8445 · View Source
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Musician. Born in San Antonio, Texas, he was a country music singer-songwriter and the son of artist Ernest Tubb. A fixture on the Grand Ole Opry from the age of nine, he was signed by Decca Records in 1954. His many hits included "Blue Eyed Elaine", "Looking Back To See", "As Long As There's A Sunday", "I Gotta Go Get My Baby" and "Take A Letter Miss Gray". As a songwriter for other artist, his songs included "Hurry, Mr Peters", "Keeping Up With The Joneses", "Love Is No Excuse" and "Lonesome 7-7203". Over the years he toured all over the USA, Canada, Europe, appeared US television shows and song regularly on the Opry right up to his death. He died in Nashville, Tennessee.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith

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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Justin Tubb (20 Aug 1935–24 Jan 1998), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8445, citing Hermitage Memorial Gardens, Old Hickory, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .