Our Mission:
The Killer Blues Headstone Project exists to provide headstones 
for blues musicians lying in unmarked graves.
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     Steven A. Salter.....President, Whitehall, MI
     Aaron Pritchard......Vice President, St. Louis, MO
     Leslie M. Salter......Secretary, Whitehall, MI
     Keith Petersen............Board Member, Americus, GA
     Hank Mowery..........Board Member, Grand Rapids, MI

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501(c)(3) Non-Profit
Do you know where these blues musicians are buried?

Johnny Heartsman
Jimmy Witherspoon
Aaron Moore
Al Smith
Joe Brown
George Paulus
Barkin' Bill Smith
Arley "Buster" Benton
Claude "Blue Smitty" Smith
Jimmy Bell
Johnny "Big Moose" Walker
Little Arthur Duncun
Shakey Jake Harris
Herman Jr. Parker
Bill Perry
James "Pee Wee" Madison
Malcom "Little Mack" Simmons

If you have information as to the whereabouts of the graves of any of these deceased blues artists, or if you know of additional blues musicians who don't have proper markers, please contact us! 

The following is a list of musicians who are currently lying in unmarked graves.

Houston Stackhouse
Willie Wilkens 
Robert Covington 
BoBo Jenkins
Judson Brown
Charles West
Ruby Logan 
"Tiny" Parnham
Albert G. Hibbler
Alex "Easy Baby" Randal
Lee "Shot" Williams
Theodor "Red" Saunders
L.V. Johnson
Jessie Coleman
Kanka Kriss
Arthur Pettis

Crystal Springs, MS
Memphis, TN
Hillside, Chicago
Detroit, MI
Burr Oak, Worth, IL
Burr Oak
Burr Oak
Burr Oak
Lincoln, Blue Island, IL
Mt. Hope, Chicago
Mt. Hope
Holy Seplucher, Chicago
Mt. Glenwood South, Chicago
Washington Memory, Homewood
Washington Memory
Washington Memory

Click here to donate to the Killer Blues Headstone Project
or send a check or money order to: 

Killer Blues Headstone Project
120 N. Livingston 
Whitehall, MI  49461

Phone:  231-557-8438
Headstone's we have contributed to:
Otis Spann
Gatemouth Brown
Calvin Frazier
Willie Lee Brown
Kansas Joe McCoy
Charlie McCoy
Big Jack Johnson
Leroy Lefty Bates
Mammie Smith
Mamie Galore