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RIP George Jones - OT

I am a pretty young guy I would think, however George Jones was one of my favorite singers. Saw him twice actually in the last few years here in Edmonton with the wife. Anyways, RIP George.
County of Parkland, Alberta, Canada


  • FockerFocker Posts: 2,180
    edited April 2013

    His wife would take the keys to their cars before she would leave the house.  So he drove the riding lawnmower to the bar, miles down the road.  Don't think he used SWMBO :))

    He sings about it here....

    A sad day in country music.  Real country is dying fast....except for maybe Jamey Johnson.

    RIP "No-Show"  B-)

    Quad Cities

  • BotchBotch Posts: 3,488
    One of the greatest voices in CM.  He stopped loving her today....
    Live fast, die young, and leave a well-marbled corpse.  
    Ogden, Utard.  
  • The Possum! He had a great run. Some of the greatest songs ever.

  • AlbertaEggerAlbertaEgger Posts: 1,049
    "Who's Gonna Fill Their Shoes" has to be one of my favorits for sure. I'm not a big Country Music fan, just the old stuff pretty much.
    County of Parkland, Alberta, Canada
  • hapsterhapster Posts: 7,240
    Not a huge country fan... Have to give the bid to the catalogue.

  • "White Lightning" always puts a smile on my face.  It's a goofy song, but my favorite of his because it makes me smile.  R.I.P.


    Flint, Michigan.  Named the most dangerous city in America by the F.B.I. three years running.

    We invented the U.A.W. and carjacking!

  • Charlie tunaCharlie tuna Posts: 2,191
    Great country singer with many number one records, but he had a rough life !
  • dlk7dlk7 Posts: 1,022
    He lived a couple of miles from here and several of the kids in my neighborhood fished in the lake on his property.  In fact, they were supposed to have a pre-prom party at his home ths week.  He drove an Audi with "No Show" for license plates and used to have a great Christmas light display.  Not only a great singer, but seemed to be a very nice down to earth man at the end.  RIP.

    Two XL BGEs - So Happy!!!!

    Waunakee, WI

  • henapplehenapple Posts: 14,803
    He Stopped Loving Her is what I consider the cm anthem. It Is country music. I miss the old guys.
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
  • YEMTreyYEMTrey Posts: 2,665
    I drank a few for "No Show" last night. Will be listening all weekend. RIP.
    XL and a Mini Max Egg in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • The Race is On- what a song! He was the BEST and will be missed!
  • AlbertaEggerAlbertaEgger Posts: 1,049

    Just getting the egg ready to cook a butt tonight when I get home, some lunch I will bring for the shop guys tomorrow, having a beer, listening to some no show, and dug out a great hoodie for the day....


    County of Parkland, Alberta, Canada
  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 11,729
    I'm sad to say, but country music is now dead. RIP Mr. Jones.

    He truly stopped loving her today.
  • henapplehenapple Posts: 14,803
    I grew up on him, Waylon, Willie and the boys.
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
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