Steel Guitarist Howard White Passes
October 21, 2008 at 12:55 PM (PT)
ALL ACCESS sends prayers and condolences to the family and friends of steel guitarist HOWARD O. WHITE JR., who passed away SUNDAY evening (10/19) in GALLATIN, TN (outside of NASHVILLE). He was 82.
WHITE's career included a stint in HANK SNOW's RAINBOW RANCH BOYS band, and he has also played for artists like JEAN SHEPARD, MINNIE PEARL, HAWKSHAW HAWKINS, WILMA LEE and STONEY COOPER.
There will not be a funeral service, but HOWARD's wife RUTH says she will plan a tribute at the NASHVILLE ASSOCIATION OF MUSICIANS union, where he was a member. For more on this story, click here.