Al Petty

21st June 2017


My old steel guitar teacher, Al Petty, passed away recently. His close friend and pastor, Jerry Phelps of Tyler, TX Metro Church, is hosting a Celebration of Life service for him Saturday, July 29th at 3pm.

Al Petty was a blessing to me through his teaching in my early years. He was a musical genius with an exuberant personality. Throughout his entire life he was constantly innovating new ways to play and design the instrument.

He will be sadly and sorely missed.

Al Petty

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