Robert Ealey


Date of Birth:  December 6, 1925    Texarkana, TX

Date of Death: March 7, 2001    Fort Worth, TX

Place of Burial:  Dallas - Fort Worth National Cemetery

                          2000 Mountain Creek Parkway

                          Dallas, TX 75211

Has Marker:  Yes

Grave Location:  Section 22, Site 901


Robert Ealey And His Five Careless Lovers, Live At The New Blue Bird Nite Club, Blue Royal ‎(BR 300)

Robert Ealey With The Juke Jumpers, Bluebird Open, Amazing Records (AM 1004)

If You Need Me, Topcat Records (TC01942)

Turn Out The Lights, Black Top Records (BT-1133)

Robert Ealey With Tone Sommer, I Like My Music When I Party, Black Top Records (CD BT-1138)

Robert Ealey, Joe Jonas & Curly "Barefoot" Miller, Texas Bluesmen, Topcat Records ‎(TC03932)

Blues That Time Forgot, Cremo Records (CRMO7802)

Texas Blues Party, Vol. 2, Wolf Records (120.631 CD)


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