Summary: string bass player who was one of the stalwarts of traditional New Orleans jazz, who was leader of Onward Brass Band, and who got his start in the 1950's R&B playing on recordings for such stars as Clyde McPhatter, Ruth Brown and B.B. King.
Cause of Death: Not released
Born: August 30, 1929
Died: March 28, 2003
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana