1999 – Lillian McMurry, co-founder and owner of Tr… Read more

1999 – Lillian McMurry, co-founder and owner of Tr…

1999 – Lillian McMurry, co-founder and owner of Trumpet Records dies of a heart attack in Jackson, Miss. She is 78. Her label was the first to record slide guitarist Elmore James and harmonica ace Sonny Boy Williamson; Big Joe Williams, Little Milton, and B.B. King also appeared on the label. Lillian Shedd McMurry, the […]