Tribute For Merlin Littlefield Planned For February 24th In Nashville
February 10, 2011 at 2:45 PM (PT)
A private reception on FEBRUARY 24th at ASCAP in NASHVILLE will pay tribute to the life and memory of music executive MERLIN LITTLEFIELD, who passed away from pancreatic cancer in 2008. Country great LARRY GATLIN will host and LISA NIEMI SWAYZE, who lost her husband, actor PATRCK SWAYZE to pancreatic cancer in 2009 will be a special guest speaker.
The events will raise funds for the MERLIN LITTLEFIELD PANCREATIC CANCER MEMORIAL FUND which benefits the PANCREATIC CANCER ACTION NETWORK.
“I am honored to have LARRY GATLIN bringing together members of the NASHVILLE community and music industry to pay tribute to my husband,” said EILEEN LITTLEFIELD. “NASHVILLE is known for its philanthropic nature and I hope people will join me and help make a difference in the fight against pancreatic cancer so we can know, fight and end this devastating disease.”
To learn more, visit www.pancan.org.