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Tommy "Porkchop" Markham
Birth: Feb. 7, 1941
Faulkner County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Apr. 16, 1993
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA

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
Oak Grove Cemetery
Faulkner County
Arkansas, USA
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Record added: Jun 09, 2000
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- Janis Coleman
 Added: Feb. 7, 2017

- Janis•E
 Added: Feb. 7, 2017
We had 3 years together, 1978-1981. We were engaged our first Christmas together Dec. 1978. After Conway & wife Mickey built their home at Twitty City, she asked me if I wanted to be married at their home, that she could just see me coming down that bea...(Read more)
- Trish37066
 Added: Nov. 20, 2016
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