Condolence & Memory Journal

bb I love you
seen you 8 times best shows I ever seen
will miss you but will never forget you

Posted by ginnie shrope - phillipsburg, NJ - fan   July 18, 2015

I saw you at club Handy in Memphis and I still remember. I was a young Marine at the time in 1962

Posted by Eddie Frey - Inglewood, CA   June 04, 2015

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Mr. King you were a inspiration to all with your music. You played Lucille and showed us all how to keep going, even when you have a illness that restricts people sometimes! You never showed anything but happiness and peace! God be with you BB. You gave us all joy! Rest in peace!

Posted by Carol Ann lane - Indianapolis, IN   June 02, 2015

I did hot have the pleasure of talking with him like my parents and relative in Indianola. He would often play for my uncle. They told of wonderful stories of him. What a part of history. He will be missed. Brenda Marsh

Posted by brenda marsh - st. louis, MO - friend   June 02, 2015

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I had the chance to meet Mr. B. B. King in Jackson, Ms. at a Cosmetology Conference with about 300 women and he was so polite and went against the guards and walk with me to the conference room and took a picture with the group. He had such a Humble spirit. He will always be remembered. The King of Blues, Carol Longino, Mississippi

Posted by Carol Longino - Newhebron, MS - Fan   May 30, 2015

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Posted by Matthew McGuire - Cheshire, CT   May 30, 2015

So Sad to see you go Uncle B.B. but so glad you stopped by to share your life with us.

Posted by Sandra Anderson - Lynwood, IL - friend   May 28, 2015

Peace to you Mr. King

Posted by Michael Young - Cottonwood, AZ   May 26, 2015

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MAY THE FAMILY BE COMFORTED IN THE LOSS OF A GREAT MAN, AS A CHILD AND THROUGHOUT MY ENTIRE LIFE BB;S MUSIC GREW UP WITH ME. MAY THE KING REST IN THE ARMS OF THE LORD.

Posted by WILMA GEOTCHA - FORT WORTH., TX - no relation just fan   May 26, 2015

May you rest in peace ! I love your music. Please send me an obituary to me at 7103 Richwood road Houston texas 77087

Posted by Gladys jenkins - Houston, TX - Fan   May 26, 2015

I send my condolences to the family and friends of BB King, may the many many years of his music history always linger on in your hearts and souls... Now may the Lord of peace himself give you peace constantly In every way. May the Lord be with all of you...- 2 Thess 3:16.......JW.ORG.

Posted by Margaret - PA   May 24, 2015

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Mr. King we thank God for sharing you with us as long as he did. H doesn't make mistakes and wants his best home with him. We love you and will miss you. You will forever live in our hearts. We are praying for the family. John 14:1-3

Posted by Linda Blair - Bessemer, Ala., AL - Friend   May 22, 2015

Your presence in the world will miss you and your music will always continue to play and make people happy. You are the greatest and your songs have touched so many people. I can't of mot having BB in this world today. Our sorrows are heavens blessings. I have always loved your music. Thanks for so many memories. I'm sure the heavens will open playing and be playing, "when the saints go marching in and you hear well done as you step up to those gates. God bless you and Thank you RIP

Posted by Linda Kent - Nashville, TN - friend   May 21, 2015

My thoughts and prayers to the king family

Posted by Ron Whitfield - Milwaukee, WI - fan   May 21, 2015

To Willie and the rest of the family my deepest sympathy to all. Keep you heads up and my God continue to Bless you all. Willie Green Mr Kings limo driver in Houston Texas

Posted by Willie Green - houston, TX - friend   May 21, 2015

My condolence to the family. I grew up with is music and still laugh at some of his story telling in his songs. So many beautiful memories. Keep those memories close to your heart. John 5:28-29 gives hope of seeing our beloved ones again through the resurrection. Take comfort in knowing that the almighty God Jehovah can comfort you in your time of sorry. 2Corinthians 1:3-4. ay the God of comfort be with you. Lou Anna Celestine Simley

Posted by LouAnna C. Simley - Seagoville, TX - No relation. Just love BB King   May 20, 2015

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My father loved BB King's music, he was a great musician. May your family be comforted by the many memories and prays. Thank you BB King for blessing us with your music.

Posted by Vonnetta Bivins - Toms River, NJ - Child of God   May 20, 2015

I grew up in the late 70's, my dad and I enjoying your music. You were an absolute joy. The Gold Standard in blues music. " R.I.P. MY BRUTHA " You done the world a lot of good. You will be truly missed. John Cooper Jr. and family. P.S. My dad has been gone for 25yrs. I hope he gets the opportunity to finally meet you.

Posted by John Cooper Jr. - Maumelle, AR - Super Fan   May 20, 2015

It saddened me to hear of this and much sympathy goes out to the family, friends and fans. Isa. 25:8 will offer all some comfort to help you get through this difficult time.

Posted by Brooks - TX   May 20, 2015

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God Bless you BB, and your family.Our Thrill for you will always be in our hearts. RIP..

Posted by Charlote Dixon - Lafayette, IN - Fan   May 19, 2015

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thanks for the music, the sound, the beat, outstanding all the way sleep in peace Mr king peace be still

Posted by flordia perry - camden, NJ - fan   May 19, 2015

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rest in peace dear one your music got me through a lot of bad times

Posted by shirley singelton - camden, NJ - fan of his music   May 19, 2015

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With the loss of "B.B." King and the loss of Bobby "Blue" Bland, we have lost the last of the greatest blues singers. My condolences to the family and many friends and fans of Mr. Riley "B.B" King. May the hope at Isaiah 25:8 bring much comfort, here Almighty God, assures us that death will be "swallowed up forever and tears wiped from all faces."

Posted by Ann - Atlanta, GA - Fan   May 19, 2015

We love you BB King but God loves you more thanks for sharing so many years with us , you was a good friend of my uncle Roosevelt Walls from Memphis, Tenn. but lived in Milwaukee, wi and every time you came. To Milwaukee you would have your friend with you on TV channel 12. And put on a amazing show for all of us .

Posted by Rose Frazier - Milwaukee, WI - uncle best friend   May 19, 2015

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"Heartfelt sorrows about the loss of a "king" who created a legacy for us. You are in my prayers.
-Pamie, Mississippi

Posted by Pamie W. - Oxford, MS - Friend   May 18, 2015

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We love you BB. God Bless you and your family.Another angel has entered the pearly gates. RIP

Posted by Charlotte Dixon - Lafayette, IN - Fan   May 18, 2015

The greatest blues man to grace the face of this planet. Long live the king.

Posted by Paddy Healey - nuneaton - Fan   May 18, 2015

you have my deepest sympathy in the loss of your loved one. I'm sure he will be missed by all those whose lives he touch with singing and playing the blues.may the family find comfort in knowing God cares. ( 1st Peter 5:7) please go to Him in prayer to help you in your time of grief.

Posted by Rochelle Givings - Atlanta, GA - none   May 18, 2015

My husband and I are saddened by the loss of your loved one B.B.King. We have also experienced the heartache of death and understand your grief. Please find comfort in the promise recorded at Psalm 34:18 and may the love of family, friends and the memory of your love bring you comfort and peace.

Posted by Wesley - MI   May 18, 2015

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Heaven has reclaimed an angel. RIP , you will never be forgotten and your music will keep you in our hearts and souls for generations to come . Lucille's strings may be silent, but B.B. King will never be forgotten. Your kindness and humanity was as great as your music. You will truly be missed, but will live forever in the heart and soul of all who loved and admired you .

Posted by Laurie Denegar - West Easton, PA - huge fan   May 18, 2015

Rest in peace

Posted by Sandra Jansen - waterford - fan   May 18, 2015

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My mother Mable Lee Davison will love to go to his funeral..my mother gotten sick when he pass..Lord knows if I was able I will send her...I just wanted to give the family my condolence..My mom sick really sick over this man.

Posted by Wynee Marshall - Shepherd, TX - Friend   May 18, 2015

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i growed up listening to B B and Elvis i loved his music ill miss ur music but i no your in a better place playing your heart out as always God Bless you and your family

Posted by Glenn Kessler - Linden, TX - fan   May 17, 2015

I want to thank you for all that you did for me , You will be truely missed...

Posted by GARY DE PEW - Proctor, AR - Friend   May 17, 2015

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There are no words.... The world has loss a great man but, we will see him again. God Bless the family, you are in my prayer's

Posted by Michelle James - Baltimore, MD   May 17, 2015

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you will always he remembered we love you..... you were the greatest of all so many peoplle jove you...tammy bowers a fan of yours

Posted by tammy bowers - Richmond, IN - none   May 17, 2015

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I had always hoped you would live forever. You were the salt of the earth , a God given talent, the bench mark and forever the king. I was blessed to see you and your greatness. No mortal will ever fill your shoes. You were a man of honor and distinction . My heart is broke, i know you are now up there making everyone smile. God Speed my beloved King. You will live on forever.

Posted by Gary - Riverhead, NY - Fan   May 17, 2015

Farewell and rest in peace, Riley (BB) King, King of the Blues. You provided me with my introduction to the Blues 48 years ago, when I first heard Live at the Regal. I was astounded and delighted and never stopped being a fan. You touched the souls of millions with your guitar and your voice. I was privileged to see you live several unforgettable times. My heart goes out to your loved ones.

Posted by Arthur Sneiderman - Worcester, MA - Fan   May 16, 2015

Our hearts are heavy with this passing. We were honored to have met BB and was able to spend time with him on his bus back in 2010. It was one of the highlights of our lives. We will missed him deeply. Rest now my friend. Heaven is rockin today.

Posted by Sandra and Orson Guyton - Imperial, MO - Fan   May 16, 2015

Dad, I will sincerely miss you. You were always so kind to me, your grandchildren and your great grandchildren. We will always have wonderful memories of you. May you now rest in the arms of Jesus. Your "Beautiful Daughter-in-law" Sherrie

Posted by Sherrie Williams - Savannah, GA - Daughter-in-law   May 16, 2015

Blues Party in heaven tonight. BB will be joining Jimi Hendrix, Duane Allman and Stevie Ray.

Posted by Buddy Guidi - Gulfport, FL - Friend   May 16, 2015

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You played it straight from your soul BB, your heart guiding your hands making that guitar bleed your feelings. You are my hero and that will never change, the same soul now will live on in Heaven forever, your music with us. I can't imagine a world without you in it but every time I listen and hear your songs, I'll see your facial expressions and I will smile. Thank You from the bottom of my heart for all the blues and music, you made life bearable. There will never be another one like you and we will miss you immensely. With Love, from a life long fan. Peace & Love in the arms of Jesus. Let it roll, let it roll...all night long.

Posted by Linda Valerio - Detroit, MI - Fan   May 16, 2015

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Thank you for all the music. And, from the 1940's to 2015, that is a tremendous amount of heart and soul to leave with us. you will be missed. Love and prayers.

Posted by dusty - NC - Blues Lover   May 16, 2015

Dear BB: you are the one and only That spread the Blues ,Like The Little angel according with Your song.
You would be Forever and Ever The Humble Man with your Great Soul and Spirit.Stay in Peace and Glory.
Carlos Geniso,las Vegas May 15

Posted by Carlos Geniso - Chile - BB ,promoter in South America   May 16, 2015

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God seen you was tired, and took you home. Rest in Peace, Mr. King.

Posted by Rosemary - Temple, PA - Fan   May 16, 2015

You have left a great impression on the world. Goodbye to Mississippi's finest... a real legend.
~ Author A L Reynolds
(erotica & drama)

Posted by A L Reynolds - Las Vegas, NV - fan   May 16, 2015

With deepest sympathies for your loss heaven's gained another ANGEL

Posted by Aliceson Jordan - baker, LA - a fan   May 15, 2015

I had the opportunity to photograph BB many times. He will be missed greatly by many and there will be a huge void in the blues! Ed Collins~ Texas

Posted by ed collins - houston, TX - friend   May 15, 2015

I'm greatly sorry for your lost he was friend with my late grandfather

Posted by angela - erie, PA - associate   May 15, 2015

Peace and love peace and love

Posted by Mark Lonak - justice, IL - fan   May 15, 2015

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Now there are three Kings in heaven. King of Rock'nRoll, Elvis; King of Blues, BB; & the Big Guy.

Posted by Bobby Walters - Orlando, FL - Only to his music   May 15, 2015

Thanks for the music!!! You stood out among the rest! Love, Devin Bailey and Chris Rapata! ! Santee,Ca. God speed BB !!!!

Posted by Devin Bailey - Santee, CA - Music lover   May 15, 2015

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one of life's great rarities
RIP Mr King .........

Posted by Greg W - VA - big fan   May 15, 2015

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Music lights our souls, nourishes our spirits, and enables us to feel things...thank you for the decades of music. I was in NYC this past weekend and walked by your restaurant and thought about the time I saw you perform at your restaurant at the Universal City Walk in Los Angeles. Know there are millions of people like me who think of you daily, and will continue to long after today. Your footprint here on earth will be with us as long as we are here! Cheers, BB.

Posted by Mimi Ybanez - Topanga (Los Angeles), CA - Fan   May 15, 2015

B.B is always a person that I looked up to. His blues would live on tell life stories .Missing he dearly.

Posted by fan in pa - horsham, PA - fan   May 15, 2015

This to the best blues artist there ever was.

Posted by rb - tolefo, OH - fan   May 15, 2015

To the family I'm so sorry for your loss. And the his kids I feel you pain I just loss my dad last month on the 17 so I know how u feel. But remember he is always with u. May God bless u and your family

Posted by Liesha Harian - Indio, CA - A Big Fan   May 15, 2015