R.I.P. Roy Damron

We were recently in touch with Roy Damron’s caretaker and learned of his death in early January, 2020. In 2018, PSDF sent Bobby White to Roy’s home in Hawaii where he, assisted by Deb Eason, spent three days interviewing Roy extensively. For CalBal 2020, Roy and Snookie featured prominently in our marketing. Here is Bobby’s obituary, cross-posted from his blog Swungover. R.I.P. ROY DAMRON (1921–2020) Roy Damron, original Southern California Swing dancer, passed away January 2, 2020. He was 98 years old. Roy was born in Los Angeles, California, on August 27, 1921. He grew up in the then-small town of … Continue reading R.I.P. Roy Damron