Kenny Cordray


Age: 62

instrumental guitarist and songwriter who shared the stage with notable musicians and performers such as John Mayall, John Lee Hooker, and Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top, who became the lead singer for THE CHILDREN under the ACTO label and later on ODE records produced by Lou Adler, who co-wrote the song Francine, which peaked at 69 on the Billboard Hot 100 with Steve Perron for ZZ Top's album Rio Grande Mud, and who was called by the Houston Chronicle as "one of Houston's greatest guitarists" when his final album It Takes Everything was released in 2012.

Cause of Death: Shot to death by his son in an apparent murder-suicide

Born: July 21, 1954

Died: May 21, 2017

Nassau Bay, Texas