Tennessee ernie ford cause of death
The day came when Betty would again attempt to take her life and this time she would succeed. Ernie Ford quickly remarried but all his drinking had destroyed. RESTON, Va. — Country singer Tennessee Ernie Ford, ‘the ol’ pea picker’ best known for his resounding version of ‘Sixteen Tons,’ died early. Oct. 17, Died, 36 years to the day from when “Sixteen Tons” was released;. posthumously inducted into the Gospel Music Hall.
TENNESSEE ERNIE FORD, COUNTRY SINGER, DIES OF LIVER DISEASE AT 72 – Deseret News – Biography – A Short Wiki
Still, the pressure finally did get to him. Read Today’s E-Edition. When first a settlement, this was called Choate’s Ford. Ford is survived by his second wife, Beverly, and two sons from his first marriage.