Country Performer Judy Lynn Passes Away At 74
June 1, 2010 at 2:00 PM (PT)
Country performer JUDY LYNN passed away at the age of 74 on MAY 26th. She died at her home in JEFFERSONVILLE, IN after suffering congestive heart failure.
LYNN was born in BOISE, IDAHO, and was hired in her teens to fill in for JEAN SHEPARD during a touring show of performers from the GRAND OLE OPRY. In 1952, she was part of a show with GENE AUTRY. In 1980, she retired from show business and became a minister.
She is survived by a daughter, 13 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Her husband, WILLIE JOE "JOHN" KELLY, preceded her in death.
Funeral services were held TODAY (6/1) at CHRIST GOSPEL CHURCH in JEFFERSONVILLE, IN.