It is with great sadness that we must report that Chicago Bluesman Albert Abraham “Little Smokey” Smothers passed away November 20, 2010. Little Smokey Smothers was a fine guitarist and performer who also served as a mentor to many younger musicians.
The viewing and funeral service will be at A.R. Leak, 7838 S. Cottage Grove, Chicago on Tuesday, Nov. 30. The viewing will begin at 6 PM and the funeral will start at 7 PM. Burial will be at the Homewood Cemetery will be Wednesday, December 1.
Please follow this link to the Alligator Records website for more information on this great Chicago Bluesman: http://www.alligator.com/index.cfm?section=news&newsID=459