Obituary of Stringbean

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David Akeman a.k.a Stringbean (born June 17, 1915 in Annville, Kentucky) was a singer-songwriter, musician ,and comedian was best known for his role as a main cast member on the hit Ameican TV show “Hee Haw” and as a member of the “Grand Ole Opry.” David died on November 10, 1973 and his death was reportedly because he was shot and killed along with his wife, Estelle by Marvin Douglas Brown. He died too soon at age 58.

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Stringbean Biography Wiki:

    • Net Worth: $1 to $5 million
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Pop-Tarts
    • Favorite Color: Pink (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    David's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: David Akeman
    • Father: James Akemon (died 1967)
    • Mother: Alice Johnson (1887-1957)
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Estelle Stanfill (married 1945-1973, their death)

Death Notice:

  • Date: November 10 1973 at age 58
  • Place: Ridgetop, Tennessee, United States
  • Cause of Death: Murder (gunshot)
  • Interment: Buried at Forest Lawn Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens in Nashville, Tennessee

Category Tags:

Singer-SongwriterMusician Comedian Country Music Genre American Born on June 17th Born in 1915 Born in Kentucky Died in 1973 Died at age 58 Died from Murder

David's Notable Roles:

  • Hee Haw
  • Grand Ole Opry

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