Walls is located in Northwest Desoto County near the Mississippi River - a region referred to as “The Delta” known for its rich dark soil. One of the biggest names in Blues music, Memphis Minnie, was laid to rest in 1973 in Walls New Hope Cemetery. Her headstone was made possible by contributions from Bonnie Rait and John Fogerty. You will also find a Mississippi Blues Trail Marker commemorating Memphis Minnie at New Hope Cemetery.


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