The Killer Blues Headstone Project exists to provide headstones
for blues musicians lying in unmarked graves.
Steven A. Salter.....President, Whitehall, MI
Aaron Pritchard......Vice President, St. Louis, MO
Leslie M. Salter......Secretary, Whitehall, MI
Dave Wright............Board Member, Marquette Hts., IL
Hank Mowery..........Board Member, Grand Rapids, MI
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Do you know where these blues musicians are buried?
Barkin' Bill Smith
Arley "Buster" Benton
Claude "Blue Smitty" Smith
Johnny "Big Moose" Walker
Little Arthur Duncun
Shakey Jake Harris
Herman Jr. Parker
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.
Albert G. Hibbler
Alex "Easy Baby" Randal
Lee "Shot" Williams
Theodor "Red" Saunders
Crystal Springs, MS
Burr Oak, Worth, IL
Lincoln, Blue Island, IL
Mt. Hope, Chicago
Holy Seplucher, Chicago
Mt. Glenwood South, Chicago
Washington Memory, Homewood
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
Headstone's we have contributed to:
Willie Lee Brown
Kansas Joe McCoy
Big Jack Johnson
Leroy Lefty Bates