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Porter Wagoner

Porter WagonerAKA Porter Wayne Wagoner

Born: 12-Aug-1927
Birthplace: West Plains, MO
Died: 28-Oct-2007
Location of death: Nashville, TN [1]
Cause of death: Cancer - Lung
Remains: Buried, Woodlawn Memorial Park, Nashville, TN

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Country Musician, TV Personality

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Thin Man from West Plains

Dolly Parton wrote I Will Always Love You for Porter Wagoner.


[1] Alive Hospice, Nashville, TN.

Girlfriend: Norma Jean Beasler (ex-)
Wife: (div.)
Wife: Ruth Williams (m. 40 years)
Son: Richard
Daughter: Debra
Daughter: Denise

    The Blue Ridge Boys
    The Porter Wagoner Trio
    Porter Wagoner and the Wagonmasters
    Dolly Parton and Porter Wagoner
    Porter Wagoner
    Country Music Hall of Fame 2002
    Grammy Best Sacred Recording (Musical) (for Grand Old Gospel with The Blackwood Brothers)(1966)
    Grammy Best Gospel Performance (for More Grand Old Gospel with The Blackwood Brothers)(1967)
    Grammy Best Gospel Performance (for In Gospel Country with The Blackwood Brothers)(1969)
    Aneurysm stomach (14-Jul-2006)

    FILMOGRAPHY AS ACTOR
    Honkytonk Man (15-Dec-1982)
    Road to Nashville (1967) · Himself
    Nashville Rebel (1-Jan-1966) · Himself

Official Website:
http://www.porterwagoner.com/


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