Alan Jackson - Small Town Southern Man Chords

 
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
2
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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4
3
1
2
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
3
4
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
4
4
4
X
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
X
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4

10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
4
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
2
1
3
4
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
2
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1

10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
3
4
X
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
3
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
1
1
4
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
2
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3

9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
3
2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
3
4
1
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
X
3
4
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3

12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
No chord
Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
Capo on 1 fret

Intro

D G D G D G D A G D

G D

Born the middle son of a farmer AAnd a small town SDouthern man GLike his daddy's dDaddy before him

A

Brought up workin' on the land GFell in love with a Dsmall town woman AAnd they married up and sDettled down GNatural way of life iDf you're lucky AFor a small town SoutGhern man D GFirst there came four prDetty daughters FoAr this small town SoutDhern man GThen a few years later camDe another AA boy, he wasn't planned GSeven people livin' aDll together AIn a house built with his owDn hands GLittle words with love aDnd understandin' AFrom a small town GSouthern Dman

Chorus

GAnd he bowed his head toD Jesus GAnd he stood for Uncle SaDm And Ghe only loved one womDan He) was Aalways proud of what he had He said hiGs greatest contribution D IsG the ones you leaveD behind RaGised on the ways anDd gentle kindness Of Aa small toGwn SouthernD man

G D A G D

CGallous hands told tDhe story ForA this small town SouthDern man HeG gave it all to keep it aDll together AnAd keep his family on his land GLike his daddy, years wore oDut his body MaAde it hard just to walk and Dstand GYou can break the back BuDt you can't break the spirit AOf a smalGl town SoutherDn man Repeat Chorus) G D G D G D A G D FiGnally death came Dcallin' AFor this small town SoutDhern man HeG said it's alright 'cause ID see angels AAnd they got me by the hand GDon't you cry, and dDon't you worry AI'm blessed, and I Dknow I am 'CaGuse God has a placDe in Heaven For Aa small towGn Southern Dman

C

RGaised on the ways aDnd gentle kindness Of Aa small toGwn SouthernD man ENDING G D A G D