Jimmy Dickens To Undergo Treatment
June 25, 2013 at 2:59 PM (PT)
Best wishes for a full and speedy recover to GRAND OLE OPRY fixture JIMMY DICKENS, who will undergo three weeks of short-term radiation treatments beginning next week. DICKENS has a pre-cancerous condition on his vocal chords, but doctors expect him to make a full recovery.
The 92 year-old performer last appeared on the OPRY stage in APRIL as a surprise; his last scheduled performance was in DECEMBER. An OPRY member since 1948, DICKENS was inducted into the COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME in 1983.
Fans are encouraged to send DICKENS get-well wishes care of:
The GRAND OLE OPRY HOUSE, 2804 Opryland Drive, NASHVILLE, TN 37214