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My father was Gilbert Brewington. His band was Gib Brewington & the Thunderbirds. Gib played local clubs and venues around the Jonesboro area. I have some cool announcements from the Jonesboro Sun that I can download.
The band played the Strand Theater as well as the Pavilion at Walcott. Billy Lee Riley was a close friend of our family.

My father's life was cut short in 1958 when he was hit by a train on the ASU tracks. My father always had a smile on his face. He was a wonderful man who left two little daughters—Melody and Teresa—and son Lynn.

Gib would be happy to know that two of his grandchildren graduated with music degrees.


Teresa Brewington Hulett
Mountain Home, AR