Beachey Thompson was born in Newberry, South Carolina, on October 12, 1915. He was a member of the world famous Dixie Hummingbirds. He died on June 28, 1994. He sang tenor with The Dixie Hummingbirds. He replaced Barney Parks. Mr. Thompson came to the Hummingbirds from the Willing Four, a quartet group from Baltimore, Maryland.
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