Jerry Jeff Walker, Texas singer and songwriter, dies at 78

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Jerry Jeff Walker, Texas singer and songwriter, dies at 78

Jerry Jeff Walker, the Texas country singer and songwriter who wrote the pop song “Mr. Bojangles,” has died at age 78. Family spokesman John T. Davis says Walker died Friday after battling throat cancer and other health issues for several years.

Jerry Jeff Walker, Texas singer and songwriter, dies at 78

Jerry Jeff Walker, the Texas country singer and songwriter who wrote the pop song “Mr. Bojangles,” has died at age 78. Family spokesman John T. Davis says Walker died Friday after battling throat cancer and other health issues for several years.
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