Greenville in Washington County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
David “Honey Boy” Edwards
b. June 28, 1915 - Shaw Mississippi
"Drop Down Mama"
"The World Don't Owe Me Nothing"
"Mississippi Delta Bluesman"
Little Walter Jacobs
Big Joe Williams
Kansas City Red
Erected by the Greenville Blues Walk Association.
Location. 33° 24.727′ N, 91° 3.877′ W. Marker is in Greenville, Mississippi, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of South Walnut Street and Main Street, on the right when traveling north on South Walnut Street. Touch for map. Embedded in the sidewalk by the Walnut Street Blues Club and Southern Nights Grill. Marker is at or near this postal address: 128 South Walnut Street, Greenville MS 38701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charles K. Rickard (here, next to this marker); George "All Nite" Allen (a few steps from this marker); James Michael Dill (a few steps from this marker); Where Main Street Meets the River (within shouting distance of this marker); NRP Building First National Bank Building (about 600 feet away); Greenville Trolley System (about 700 feet away); Greenville's Writers (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenville.
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia article on David "Honeyboy" Edwards. (Submitted on November 8, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. David "Honey Boy" Edwards website (with discography). (Submitted on November 8, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music • Entertainment •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 8, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 109 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 8, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.