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Ernie Ashworth
Birth: Dec. 15, 1928
Huntsville
Madison County
Alabama, USA
Death: Mar. 2, 2009
Hartsville
Trousdale County
Tennessee, USA

Country Music Artist. Born Ernest Bert Ashworth, he began his career singing on several radio stations and was signed as a songwriter in Nashville, Tennessee, in 1949. Signing with Decca Records in 1960, his first single "Each Moment Spent With You" became a Top 5 Hit. His other Country Billboard hits with Decca and Hickory Records included "You Can't Pick A Rose In December" (1960), "Forever Gone" (1961), "Everybody But Me" (1962), "Talk Back Trembling Lips" (1963) and "I Love to Dance with Annie" (1964). In 1964, he joined the cast of the Grand Ole Opry where he remained as a regular performer until his death. He was inducted into the Alabama Music Hall of Fame in 1992. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Benjamin Sidney Ashworth (1904 - 1979)
  Ella Posey Ashworth (1903 - 1996)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Bettye Rose Ashworth (1931 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  James William Ashworth (1924 - 2013)*
  Gaynell Aleta Ashworth Bennett (1925 - 1985)*
  Ernie Ashworth (1928 - 2009)
  Wanda Ashworth Stafford (1931 - 1999)*
  Betty Ashworth Jones (1934 - 1982)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Cross Mausoleum 3rd floor, left hall
 
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Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Mar 03, 2009
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