Blues Museum is saddened by the loss of Michael "Dr.
Mike" James. Born in Shaw, MS June 10, 1965, Michael
was a longtime member of the Wesley Jefferson Southern Soul
Band and and an extremely talented guitarist. He worked
at the Delta Blues Museum as an instructor for the Arts
& Education Program. He was very well known in the local
blues community. Services will be in Shaw on April 16, 2009.
photo courtesy of Panny Mayfield