Birth Name: Joe Michael Hill
Date of Birth: May 19, 1949
Place of Birth: Dallas, Texas, U.S.
Date of Death: July 28, 2021
Place of Death: Houston, Texas, U.S.
Ethnicity: English, other
Dusty Hill was an American musician, singer, and songwriter. He was the bassist, keyboardist, and co-vocalist of the rock band ZZ Top. Billy Gibbons is also a member of the band. He was also known as Duster, The Dust, and The Dustbunny.
Dusty was the son of Myrl Floy/Flo (Ward) and James Ernest Hill. His brother was musician Rocky Hill. He was raised in Lakewood, East Dallas. He was married to actress Charleen McCrory, and had a daughter.
Dusty’s paternal grandfather was Floyd Tolbert Hill (the son of Joel “Tank” Hill, Jr. and Frankie Walker). Floyd was born in Tennessee.
Dusty’s paternal grandmother was Ida Faulkner.
Source: Genealogy of Dusty Hill (focusing on his father’s side) – https://www.findagrave.com