John "Bad Dog" McCormack
We all loved his sense of humor and his humble heart. John "Bad
Dog" McCormack died March 10, 2011. McCormack was a disc jockey at Rock 103 in Memphis for many years. Many
of us grew up listening to the Morning Crew and laughing along with Bad Dog's antics. He will be greatly missed by his fans
who all felt close to him, just from the sound of his voice.
Late John "Bad Dog" McCormack Makes Time in His Final Days for Ellendale ES Students
With many around Memphis still saddened by the news of John "Bad Dog" McCormack's passing, Ellendale Elementary
School Principal BessAnne McKnight wanted his fans to know what a beloved member of the Ellendale community he was. She said
McCormack made time in his final days to participate in Ellendale's Community Readers program on Tuesday, March 1, adding
that he couldn't have been more kind while reading to about 100 children from all five Kindergarten classes.
"The kids loved him," McKnight said. "What an incredible heart he had to take time to come to a gym
full of Kindergartners and read even though he was ill. I just think this demonstrates what a truly great person he