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Rodney Dillard & The Dillard Band CD ... featuring Beverly Dillard


Don’t Wait For The Hearse To Take You To Church


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Rodney Dillard ... an original member of the Darlings on the Andy Griffith Show.

Beverly Cotten Dillard ... Rodney’s wife.



Banjo – Steve Bush & Beverly Cotten Dillard.

Guitars – Tim Crouch, Steve Bush & Rodney Dillard.

Fiddle – George Giddens, Tim Crouch & Bruce Hoffman.

Mandolin – Tim Crouch, George Giddens & Steve Bush.

Dobro – Rodney Dillard.

Bass – Steve Bush & Marty Wilhite.

Percussion – Pete Generous.


Lead Vocals – Rodney Dillard & Beverly Cotten Dillard.

Harmony Vocals – Jim Glasty, George Giddens, Beverly Cotten Dillard & Rodney Dillard.



Don’t Wait For The Hearse To Take You To Church was written by Dave Lindsey & Michael Keith.

Leaning On The Everlasting Arms - public domain.

Gospel Ship was written by A.P. Carter.

Hear Them Thunders Roarin - public domain

River Of Jordan - public domain.

Somebody Touched Me - public domain.

Heaven was written by Boyd & Helen McSpadden.

When My Time Comes To Go was written by Molly O’Day.

The Devil Just Can’t Knock Me Off My Knees was written by Bruce Haynes.

Softly And Tenderly - public domain.


Bonus Tracks – Mayberry Minute

 Narrated by Rodney Dillard


New Minister – 0.48 seconds

Church Inheritance – 0.48 seconds

Man In A Hurry – 0.50 seconds

Choirboy Barney – 0.53 seconds


Project released in 2011 on Rural Rhythm Records.

CD is dedicated to the memory of Dennis Mabe.


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