Two Years After His Death, Country Music Legend Kenny Rogers is Remembered With Memorial Service

kenny rogers frontier festival
Two Years After His Death, Country Music Legend Kenny Rogers is Remembered With Memorial Service

Rogers-Frontier Pageant (Photograph: Wikimedia)

ATLANTA (CelebrityAccess) – Family and friends of the late Rogers lastly gathered collectively this previous weekend to memorialize his life and legacy, two years after the nation legend died. The service had been delayed because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

On Sunday, March twentieth, a small group of shut buddies, household, and band members gathered at Oakland Cemetery in Atlanta, GA, to pay their respects. The ceremony was hosted by long-time touring companions Linda Davis and Billy Dean, and over fifteen audio system memorialized Rogers with tales and type phrases.

The ceremony concluded with Dr. T. Lynn Smith and a gospel choir singing “Wonderful Grace” and a efficiency of “Will The Circle Be Unbroken,” a favourite of the nation legend.

Alongside their assertion, the Rogers household wish to prolong a invitation for followers to go to his remaining resting place on the Oakland Cemetary.

Rogers had an over six-decade-long profession with nation classics similar to “Islands within the Stream” with Dolly Parton, “By means of the Years,” “Coward of the County,” and “The Gambler,” amongst numerous others. He acquired six CMA awards, three Grammys, had 24 No. 1 hits, the CMA Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award, and CMT’s Artist of a Lifetime Award.

Rogers died on March 20, 2020, on the age of 81.

READ ALSO:  Rep. Sarah Palin? Former VP Candidate Says She’d Be ‘Honored’ To Replace Don Young In Congress Following Lawmaker’s Death

Related posts

Posted by
Papaga Bless

Papaga Bless is the Co-founder of He loves good music - gospel, dancehall and country music his most favourite. Papaga is very passionate about the things of God and how to impact his generation positively. You can contact him on [email protected] or call/Whatsapp on +233540222546. Or connect with him across social media handles, @papagabless