Lyrics Depot
Lyrics » Del Reeves Lyrics » Son Of The South Lyrics
Find Song Lyrics:



Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to Son Of The South by Del Reeves. Please check back for more Del Reeves lyrics.

Son Of The South Lyrics

Artist: Del Reeves
Album: Big Daddy Del

SON OF THE SOUTH
Writer Bill Anderson

I was born eatin' gravy and black-eyed peas
Cracklin' bread and turnip greens
Washin' â'em down with a big
I'm a son of the south
I've picked tomatoes off of the vine
Watermelon in the summertime
Ate â'em in the shade of a Georgia pine
I'm a son of the south
I'm a son of a son of a son of the south
For generations of "bless your heart"
And "honey chile, hush your mouth"
My great grandaddy knew Robert E. Lee
I knew Elvis and he knew me
I learned about Jesus at my mama's knee
Like every good son of the south
I had one grandaddy was a preacher man
He loved the lord and he hated sin
He used to let me go to church with him
He was a son of the south
My other grandpappy ran a moonshine still
Up in the woods high on a hill
He took me there once and that was a thrill
He was a son of the south
Now I've got a little boy six years old
He knows and he didn't have to be told
He was born with a whole lot of soul
He's a son of the south
He's already picked cotton and a little guitar
Drank his milk from a mason jar
He knows good and well where his roots are
He's a son of the south
Spoken:
Save your confederate money, boys
I'm a son of the south.
Comments/Interpretations
no comments yet


Name:
Comment:






Related:
Del Reeves Lyrics
Del Reeves Big Daddy Del Lyrics

More Del Reeves Music Lyrics:
Del Reeves - Got A Little Bit Of Heaven Lyrics
Del Reeves - I Know One Lyrics
Del Reeves - Phantom 309 Lyrics
Del Reeves - Race Is On Lyrics
Del Reeves - Right Back Loving You Again Lyrics
Del Reeves - Stand At Your Window Lyrics
Del Reeves - Take Good Care Of Her Lyrics
Del Reeves - Under Your Spell Again Lyrics

© 2014 LyricsDepot.com. All Rights Reserved.
All lyrics are the property of their respective authors, artists and labels.