Since his death, his band, The Twisters, has continued to perform. Now led by his son Dopsie Jr. (accordionist, vocalist and washboard player), with another son Alton Jr., on drums, the band is called Rockin’ Dopsie, Jr. & The Zydeco Twisters. Dopsie’s younger son Dwayne also plays accordion and leads his own band, Dwayne Dopsie & the Zydeco Hellraisers.
Final Resting Place:
355 Teurlings Drive
Lafayette, Louisiana, 70501
Grave Location:Mausoleum Resurrection 1B, Section St Patrick, Row A, Crypt 36
Grave Location Description
From Gate 2 off of Breaux Bridge Highway (also known as Carmel Drive), take the first right and drive around to the three Resurrection mausoleums. As you are facing all three mausoleums, Rockin’ Dopsie resides in the section on the right on the bottom row.
Grave Location GPS30.233184149388002, -91.98729800779127
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