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BOBBY BLAND

BOBBY “Blue” BLAND, 83, legendary blues artist, of Memphis, passed June 23, 2013. Visitation 1-6 p.m. at First Baptist Church Broad Avenue. Service will be 12 noon, Thursday, June 27 at the church, with burial to follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. He leaves his wife, Willie M. Bland; daughter, Patrice (Dexter) Moses; son, Roderick Bland; grandchildren, Jade Elizabeth Smith, Ava Lauryn Moses, Zoe Tyler Moses, and Sydney Kala Bland. In lieu of flowers, the family of Bobby “Blue” Bland requests that memorials be sent to: The Blues Foundation, 421 South Main Street, Memphis, TN 39106. (901) 527-2583. N.J. Ford & Sons Funeral Home 12 So. Parkway West (901)948-7755
Published in The Commercial Appeal from June 25 to July 4, 2013
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