Author Topic: Country Legend Mel Tillis, 85  (Read 320 times)

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Re: Country Legend Mel Tillis, 85
« Reply #1 on: November 19, 2017, 05:27:43 PM »
I remember him from the Cannonball Run movies, also.

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Re: Country Legend Mel Tillis, 85
« Reply #2 on: November 20, 2017, 07:07:39 AM »
Outside of Johnny Cash I knew little of Country (or Western) music...but I knew the name and must have seen him a time or two on the tube...all the old variety shows and whatnot...

The normal sign of good people (not hearing anything negative from/about them) indicates he was a decent chap.

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