• Tue. May 17th, 2022

Swanee River Boys

  • Home
  • Gospel Artists’ Memories: Calvin Newton, Henry Slaughter, Bill Nelson

Gospel Artists’ Memories: Calvin Newton, Henry Slaughter, Bill Nelson

  As I watch and listen to artists perform, I have often wondered about the stories and the memories they must have tucked away. We won’t know until Heaven the…

James Buford Abner of The Swanee River Boys

James Buford Abner was born November 10, 1917 to Dave and Ovelia Abner in Lineville, Alabama. He was the child of sharecroppers, and like many children in that part of…

Bill Nelson of The Swanee River Boys

By Phil Foster “When a young man from Kentucky looked me up after several years, to thank me for the songs that touched his heart were instrumental in him receiving…