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Mike Headrick


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South Pittsburg, TN, USA
Post  Posted 27 Jun 2021 3:17 am    
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Skip Jackson of Hendersonville Tennessee passed yesterday (June 26th). Skip played for Faron Young, The Kendals, and others. He was a fine player, though pretty much retired from music for several decades. Arrangements are pending.
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Tiny Olson

 

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Tribes Hill, NY, Mohawk River Valley, USA
Post  Posted 27 Jun 2021 3:55 am    
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I'm sorry to read of Skip's passing. He was a great guy and player. We did many package shows with The Kendalls back in the late 70s - early 80s and I always looked forward to visiting with and listening to Skip playing his Blanton.

My deepest sympathies and prayers go out for Skip, his family and friends.

Sincerely,
Chris "Tiny" Olson
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john buffington

 

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Owasso OK - USA
Post  Posted 27 Jun 2021 4:54 pm    
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In Tulsa several years ago while with Faron Young's Band, Skip came out to a club I was working in and jammed several hours with us before heading on to their next show. He would show you anything at the drop of a hat, a real gentlemen for sure.
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Buddie Hrabal

 

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Arlington,Texas USA
Post  Posted 29 Jun 2021 5:54 pm    
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Sorry to hear of his passing. I first met Skip when he lived in Burleson,TX He was a great player and as he went on to other jobs he just got better. RIP Brother
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