John T. Samples
Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica
Date of Birth: January 10, 1898 Kilgore, TX
Date of Death: January 13, 1998 Kilgore, TX
Place of Burial: Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
Mt. Pleasant Road (I20E/SH135N/Mt. Pleasant)
Kilgore, TX 75662
Has Marker: Yes
Grave Location: Unknown
Hallelujah Jubilee, Documentary Arts, 2003
Hallelujah Jubilee: East Texas Black Harmonica Players and Their Songs, Documentary Arts (no #)
Govenar, Alan. “John T. Samples: Daddy Double Do Love You,” Living Blues, August 1994, issue 116, volume 25, no. 4, pp. 54-56.
______. Texas Blues: The Rise of a Contemporary Sound. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2008.
______ and Amos Kennedy, Daniel Duncan, and Kelli Anderson. Daddy Double Do Love You. Dallas: Documentary Art, 2003.
______ and Jay Brakefield. Deep Ellum: The Other Side of Dallas. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2013.
Oliver, Paul. Album notes for Hallelujah Jubilee. Dallas: Documentary Arts, 2003.