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Jerry & Ada Yates

Jerry and the late Ada (Duty) Yates presented bluegrass shows at schools in the area. The also were promoters of the Charlotte, Milan and Leslie bluegrass festivals. And and her sisters prepared and served food to bluegrass artists tirelessly year after year. The Yates and Duty families are synonymous with bluegrass music in the southeast Michigan.


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