Dead and Gone

DESCRIPTION: "Dead and gone, Lord, dead and gone, All the friends I have, dead and gone. "My poor mother died a-shouting, All the friends I have...." "Dead and gone, dead and gone...."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1977 (Rosenbaum)
KEYWORDS: religious death nonballad
FOUND IN: US(SE,So)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Rosenbaum, p. 34, "Dead and Gone" (1 short text, 1 tune)
Roud #10973
File: Rose034

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