Leonard Skinner has passed

21 09 2010

Former Robert E. Lee High School gym teacher, Leonard Skinner, the inspiration for the band name, Lynard Skynard, has passed.  He was 77.

Follow this link and there’s a little interview with Mr. Skinner about his encounter with one of the band members that lead to him being the inspiration for the band’s classic name.

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/blogs/hottopics/detail?entry_id=72706

Advertisements

Actions

Information

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s




%d bloggers like this: