Retired Music Industry Veteran John Sturdivant Passes
March 9, 2009 at 2:28 PM (PT)
Condolences go out to the family of retired music industry executive JOHN STURDIVANT, who passed away SATURDAY (3/7) at his home in MADISON, TN. He was 66.
STURDIVANT held positions with GIBSON GUITAR, MUSIC CITY NEWS, ASCAP, RUBOCA RECORDS and RECORD WORLD MAGAZINE. He served as a Board Member for organizations like the COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION (CMA), ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC (ACM), the NASHVILLE Chapter of NARAS and LEADERSHIP MUSIC. STURDIVANT also helped organize the first NASHVILLE telethon for the VANDERBILT CHILDREN's HOSPITAL while serving on its Board.
Visitation will be held today (3/9) from 4-8p (CT) and tomorrow (3/10) at noon (CT) at the MADISON CHURCH OF CHRIST. Funeral services will be held tomorrow at 2p (CT) at the same location. For more info, call (615) 384-1000.