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Mickey Adams

Bandera Texas
Post Posted 2 Nov 2017 8:32 am     Reply with quote

It’s with a flow of tears I wrote this post.. longtime friend, fellow musician,
Bob Rippy has left planet Earth for Heaven
Safe journey my friend..we love you Bob..
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Rich Upright

Florida, USA
Post Posted 3 Nov 2017 12:48 pm     Reply with quote

Was very sad to hear of Bob's passing. Too many musicians are leaving us way too soon.
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John King

Post Posted 4 Nov 2017 12:17 am     Reply with quote

A great guitar player and musician always with a big smile. The RIP will be missed by all who knew him.
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Joe Casey

Weeki Wachee .Springs FL (population.9)
Post Posted 10 Nov 2017 6:18 am     Reply with quote

Definitely..I hadn't heard from Rip since before he had gone out West. Smiley Roberts who also played with Rick in Jim ED Brown's band called me from Nashville to let me know of his passing. Great Guy and Great Musician.
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