CALHOUN COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) – Local musician and bluesman Leo “Bud” Welch passed away at the age of 85.
He died on Tuesday, December 19.
According to his record label, Fat Possum Records, he was born in 1932 in Sabougla, Miss., where he spent his entire life in the area where he was raised.
His debut album “Sabougla Voices” was released in 2014. He followed it up a year later with “I Don’t Prefer No Blues.”