Claytie Polk (Davis)

Vocals, Piano

Date of Birth:  October 15, 1901    Navarro, TX

Date of Death: November 22, 1975    San Antonio, TX

Place of Burial:  Gates of Heaven Memorial Gardens

                         9244-0 W. Weichold Road

                         Converse, TX 78109


                        Eastview Cemetery

                        3530 Roland Avenue

                        San Antonio, TX  78210

Has Marker:  Unknown

Grave Location:  Unknown


Funeral program, see below link

Death Certificate:


San Antonio Blues 1937, Document Records (DOCD-5232)


Govenar, Alan. Meeting the Blues – The Rise of the Texas Sound. New York: Da Capo Press, 1995.

______. Texas Blues: The Rise of a Contemporary Sound. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2008.

Kownslar, Allan O. (ed.). “O’Neil Ford: Architect,” Texas Iconoclast: Maury Maverick, Jr. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1997.

Funeral Program for Claytie Polk Davis, November 26, 1975. Accessed May 15, 2017.

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