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Tommy "Porkchop" Markham
Birth: Feb. 7, 1941
Death: Apr. 16, 1993

Musician. Born in Conway, Faulkner County, Arkansas, he was a drummer best known for being country singer Conway Twitty's drummer for 31 years. In 1962, he left teacher's school to join up with Conway Twitty's band and went on to also co-write the lyrics for some of Conway Twitty's most popular songs. He died in Madison, Davidson County, Tennessee from complications of diabetes at age 52. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Complications of diabetes
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Conway
Faulkner County
Arkansas, USA
 
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Record added: Jun 09, 2000
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