Members of Ruby Edwards family along with representatives from the Mississippi Development Authority, Washington County Convention & Visitors Bureau local officials and guest gathered at 203 McGee Street in Leland to dedicate a Blues Trail Marker in front of the former Ruby's Night Spot. One of the most prominent blues clubs in the Delta during the 1940;s and 50's. Ruby Edwards booked nationally known acts from Little Richard, T-Bone Walker, Ike Turner, Little Milton and more. Patrons drinked, danced and gambled into the wee hours, even during prohibition. This is the fourth Mississippi Blues Trail Marker dedicated in Leland.
Jaheim Wafford, Kei'Tajzia Payne, Jamille Johnson.
Kim Terrell, Alex T. Thomas.
Catherine Gardner, Trula Moore.
Terry and LaDorotha Kesee, Pat Dillon.
Maxcene Lawton, Regina Hawkins.
Teresa and Harold Hall, Sue Evans.
Lucinda and Eddie Cusic, Teeny Frankel, Lillian Webb.
Ayanna Payne, Bennett Clark, Ka'Tajzia Payne.
Andrew Dunlap, Macene Lawton, Elizabeth Jackson, Allan Marcus.
James Lowe, Dot and Roy Meeks.
Bill Seratt, Rebekah Ray.
Cornell Martin, Mickie Rodgers.
Clarence Duncan, Kermit MacAdory.