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George Jones

George Jones

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Famous as :

Country music singer

Birth Name :

George Glenn Jones

Birth Date :

September 12, 1931

Birth Place :

Saratoga, Texas

Spouse :

Dorothy Bonvillion (1950 - 1951), Shirley Ann Corley (14-Sep-54 - 11-Jun-68), Tammy Wynette (musician, 16-Feb-69 - 13-Feb-75), Nancy Sepulveda (since 4-Mar-83)

Claim to fame :

Single "He Stopped Loving Her Today" (1980)

Latest News


Miranda Lambert, George Strait and More Lined Up for George Jones Tribute Concert

September 17, 2013 02:50:27 GMT

Several big names in country music have been added to the line-up of the tribute concert. Nancy Jones, the wife of the late country legend, has announced that , , , , and are going to perform at the sold-out show that will take place at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena on November 22.
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Country Legend George Jones to Be Honored With Biopic

June 19, 2013 08:48:45 GMT

Late singer will get a biopic. Chris Corabi from 28 Entertainment has closed a deal with Jeff Rosen, on behalf of George and wife Nancy Jones, to nab the story rights for the movie project. Dennis L. Baxter has come aboard to pen and produce it alongside Jay Hoffman and Brian A. Hoffman. Nancy will be involved too in the production as an executive producer.
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Randy Travis, Alan Jackson and More Honor George Jones at His Funeral

May 03, 2013 04:04:46 GMT

was finally laid to rest after an emotional Grand Ole Opry House funeral service in Nashville on Thursday, May 2. The fallen legend brought together country music's finest all under one roof, as they all came to celebrate his life and music either through songs or spoken sentiment, with the musical performers that morning offering their eulogies prior to delivering their moving renditions.
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Kid Rock, Brad Paisley to Sing at George Jones' Funeral

May 02, 2013 07:13:42 GMT

The late country icon ' funeral service is set to take place Thursday, May 2 at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville and celebrities from the world of politics and music are both coming together to honor him before he is finally laid to rest. The 81-year-old country music singer passed away last April 26 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center due to complications arising from fever and irregular blood pressure.
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Opry Will Hold Public Funeral for George Jones on May 2

April 29, 2013 02:16:31 GMT

's funeral is planned to be held at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee on Thursday, May 2. Publicist Kirt Webster said in a statement that the funeral would start at 10 A.M. and be open to the public. Webster added, "George would have wanted his fans and friends everywhere to be able to come and pay their respects along with his family."
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Country Legend George Jones Dies at 81, Celebrities React

April 27, 2013 02:37:22 GMT

, one of the greatest country music musicians who is known for his emotional performances, passed away at Vanderbilt University Medical Center on Friday, April 26, at the age of 81. According to his spokesperson, Jones was admitted to the hospital on Thursday, April 18, because he had fever and irregular blood pressure. Jones is survived by his wife Nancy Jones, sister Helen Scroggins, children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
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George Jones Laughs Off Hospitalization Report

January 07, 2011 04:09:14 GMT

Country music legend has been hospitalized in Nashville, Tennessee after an annual medical check-up sparked concerns for his health. The 79-year-old singer/songwriter was undergoing a regular examination on Wednesday, January 5 when doctors decided to admit him to hospital and keep him in overnight.
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