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Country Past & Present - Past and Present Legends of Country Music History
About Us - A special message from the President of Thanks For The Music.

In Memory of





 



Freda Ethel Paradee
1928 - 2014
My Mom's favorite singers were Ricky Van Shelton, Gary Morris, George Jones, Merle Haggard, Charlie Pride, Ray Price and Kathy Mattea.
I will miss you Mom, I love you and I will see you and Dad again someday!






Glenn Edward Paradee
1922 - 2012
My Dad loved country music.  He was a great singer himself recording many cd's for our family.
Some of his favorites were Merle Haggard, George Jones, Reba McEntire, Tanya Tucker & Kathy Mattea.
I will miss you Dad, I love you & I will see you again someday!
Thanks for the Music Dad!

Ralph Stanley
1927 - 2016
Thanks For The Music Ralph!

Holly Dunn
1957 - 2016
Thanks For The Music Holly!

Jean Shepard
1933 - 2016
Thanks For The Music Jean!

Guy Clark
1941 - 2016
Thanks For The Music Guy!

Merle Haggard
1937 - 2016
Thanks For The Music Merle!

Lynn Anderson
1947 - 2015
Thanks For The 'Rose Garden' Music Lynn!

Jim Ed Brown
1934 - 2015
Thanks For The Music Jim!

Jean Ritchie
1922 - 2015
Thanks For The Music Jean!

Little Jimmy Dickens
1920 - 2015
Thanks for the Music Jimmy!

George Jones
1931 - 2013
Thanks for the Music George!

Jack Greene
1930 - 2013
Thanks for the Music Jack!

Kitty Wells
1919 -  2012
Thanks for the Music Kitty!

Earl Scruggs
1924 - 2012
Thanks For The Music Earl!

Whitney Houston
1963 - 2012
Whitney Houston Singing I Will Always Love You
Thanks for the Music Whitney, I will always love you!!

Hazel Dickens
1935 -  2011
Thanks For The Music Hazel

Harley Allen
1956 -  2011
Thanks For The Music Harley

Mel McDaniel
1942 - 2011
Thanks For The Music Mel

Ferlin Eugene Husky
1925 - 2011
Thanks For The Music Ferlin

Jimmy Dean
1928 - 2010
Thanks For The Music Jimmy

Vern Gosdin
1934 - 2009
Thanks For The Music Vern

Hank Locklin
1918 - 2009
Thanks For The Music Hank

Eddy Arnold
1918 - 2008
Thanks For The Music Eddy

Porter Wagoner
1927 - 2007
Thanks For The Music Porter





Phyllis Pearl Powrozek
1927 - 2006
Long time friend & Country Music Fan.
Merle Haggard was her favorite!
Thanks For The Music Phyllis
IMG  Phyllis

Buck Owens
1929 - 2006
Thanks for the Music Buck

Chris LeDoux
1948 - 2005
Thanks For The Music Chris

Johnny Cash
1932 - 2003
Thanks For The Music Johnny

Waylon Jennings
1937 - 2002
Thanks for the Music Waylon