Ledford, Lily May
- Michael Ann Williams
(b Powell County, KY, March 17, 1917; d Lexington, KY, July 14, 1985). American Country and folk musician. From the Red River Gorge area of eastern Kentucky, Lily May Ledford learned to play the fiddle and banjo at a young age. Before she turned 20, she signed under the management of radio entrepreneur John Lair and become a popular performer on Chicago’s WLS. In ...