Songwriter George Richey Passes

Songwriter and longtime husband of Tammy Wynette, George Richey, has left us.

In a quiet service in Nashville, TN, close friends and family mourned the loss of George Richey. George was buried near his long-time wife, Tammy Wynette, and leaves us with a great legacy of songs recorded by his wife, and George Jones. Read more about George’s life and accomplishments at The Tennesseean.

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