Geraldine Garrett passed away on March 6, 2010. Gilley married his second wife, Vivian McDonald, in 1962.
Who is Mickey Gilley ex-wife Vivian Gilley?
During their time together, Vivian Gilley had an important role in Mickey Gilley’s music career, serving as his manager for a while and finally running their honky-tonk club in Pasadena, Texas.
Following his divorce from his first wife, Geraldine Garrett, country singer Mickey Gilley married Vivian Gilley in 1962. Gregory is his son from his second marriage to Vivian.
After being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, Vivian Gilley was moved to a care facility in 2018.
On the 13th of December 2019, she died at the age of 80 after a long illness.
Mickey Gilley’s first marriage to Geraldine Garrett produced three children. Keith Ray, Michael, and Kathy Gilley are their names.
Mickey’s first wife was Geraldine Garrett, whom he married at the age of 17 in 1953 and divorced in 1961. Kathy and Keith Gilley, their adult children, are both musicians.