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Steve Gaines
Birth: Sep. 14, 1949
Newton County
Missouri, USA
Death: Oct. 20, 1977
Amite County
Mississippi, USA

Musician, guitarist for Lynryd Skynyrd. The graves of Gaines and fellow bandmember Ronnie Van Zant were vandalized on June 29, 2000. This prompted the families to move the remains to an undisclosed location. 
Family links: 
  Earl Eli Gaines (1925 - 2010)
  Cassie LaRue Gaines (1926 - 1979)
  Cassie Gaines (1948 - 1977)*
  Steve Gaines (1949 - 1977)
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Plane crash
Jacksonville Memory Gardens *
Orange Park
Clay County
Florida, USA
*Former burial location
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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Steve Gaines
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39 yrs ago today in 1977 at the Rupp Arena in Lexington ky, Me n my brother Mike saw you in concert, we were right in the front row to the left, you were in front of us, dickie betts was on stage with you guys jamming to the song Free Bird, It was one of ...(Read more)
- Lol theresa
 Added: May. 20, 2016

- Debra Jean
 Added: May. 16, 2016
Tremendous guitarist. God love you and rest in peace.
- jeff
 Added: Apr. 30, 2016
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