Greenville, Florida: Happy Ray Charles in Bronze Team Field Report

US Hwy 221/90, Greenville, FL
I-10 exit 241. Drive north on US Hwy 221 for 2.5 miles. Cross the train tracks and immediately turn left onto N. Grand Ave. Drive two blocks. Turn right onto Broad St. and park in the lot on the left. You'll see the statue in the park, next to the lake.
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Ray Charles statue. Happy Ray Charles in Bronze
Bronze statue of famous musician Ray Charles. Greenville was his hometown. Report... [09/21/2014]

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Ray Charles statue. Ray Charles Memorial

While driving Hwy 90 in North Florida I noticed a small sign advertising a Ray Charles Memorial in this small Florida town. I turned around and went to the city park. In the park was a bronze statue of Ray Charles, in his classic piano playing pose. Turns out this is his hometown.

[Jon, 12/21/2011]

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