Steve Cash

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Steve Cash
Birth nameStephen Douglas Cash
Born(1946-05-05)May 5, 1946
Springfield, Missouri, U.S.
DiedOctober 13, 2019(2019-10-13) (aged 73)
Springfield, Missouri, U.S.
Associated actsThe Ozark Mountain Daredevils

Stephen Douglas Cash (May 5, 1946 – October 13, 2019)[1] was an American singer-songwriter and author, most notable as a founding and continual member of The Ozark Mountain Daredevils.[2][3]


Born in Springfield, Missouri, Steve Cash received his undergraduate education at the University of Missouri, where he was a member of the Zeta Phi chapter of Beta Theta Pi. He was a founding member of the Ozark Mountain Daredevils and, with the exception of a brief period away from the band in the early-1980s, remained an active member for over forty years.

In later years, Cash became a published author with his Meq trilogy (The Meq, Time Dancers and The Remembering).


Cash died on October 13, 2019 from a short illness at the age of 73.[4]


  1. ^ "Stephen Douglas Cash May 5, 1946 – October 13, 2019". Retrieved May 12, 2020.
  2. ^ Burnes, John (January 1, 1990). "ROUGH EDGES MAR SHOW OF THE OZARK DAREDEVILS". St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
  3. ^ Surkamp, David (December 28, 1989). "DAREDEVILS GO FROM RAW TO WELL DONE". St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
  4. ^ "Steve Cash, 'humble' member of Ozark Mountain Daredevils, dies at 73". Retrieved October 16, 2019.

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