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The Real Delta Dawn

Posted on November 5, 2012
The Real Delta Dawn
I believe it’s time that the true story be told about Delta Dawn.  This is a song that was created for my mother, Emily Jeanette, who had passed on. 
My mother was the daughter of a share cropper, in Sun Flower County, Mississippi.  She was the fourth of seven children.  Being from a share cropper family meant that from the moment you became old enough to work you worked.  She was a beautiful woman and she worked very hard as a child and as a woman approaching adulthood.  She had dreams that one day her shining knight would come, sweep her off of her feet and take her away to a better world. 
My father came from a pretty good family in West TN.  If you come from a pretty good family, you would probably lie about it and say you came from a really good family in West, TN.  He wore a tailor made suit, a starched white shirt, a neck tie tied in a Windsor knot and a pair of Edmond Clap shoes.  On his head he wore a Stetson [...]
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Continued blessings

Posted on October 31, 2011
All praise and glory to our Lord for continued blessings of sharing my music and ministry.

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