Clayton "Peg Leg" Bates, 91, a tap dancer who overcame...

Deaths Elsewhere

December 08, 1998

Clayton "Peg Leg" Bates, 91, a tap dancer who overcame losing a leg in a childhood accident and had a long career that included frequent performances on "The Ed Sullivan Show," died of a heart attack Sunday in Greenville, S.C., a day after being honored in his hometown.

Pub Date: 12/08/98

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