Greenville, Florida: Ray Charles Memorial

Bronze statue of blind musician Ray Charles -- Greenville was his hometown.
Address:
US Hwy 221/90, Greenville, FL
Directions:
I-10 exit 241 north to town. South side of US Hwy 221/90 and Broad St., next to the small lake.
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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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