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 Audrey Mae Williams

Audrey Mae Williams

Original Name Sheppard
Birth
Banks, Pike County, Alabama, USA
Death 4 Nov 1975 (aged 52)
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Montgomery, Montgomery County, Alabama, USA
Memorial ID 12194 · View Source
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Country Singer. She was the first wife of country music icon Hank Williams, Sr. and mother of country singer Hank Williams, Jr. She often played and sang in her husband's band,and gained her own fame and popularity singing on a number of his songs. Their marriage ended in divorce in 1952, and after Hank Sr. death in 1953, she paid for the rights to work professionally as "Hank Williams' Widow".


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  • Added: 3 Sep 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12194
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Audrey Mae Williams (28 Feb 1923–4 Nov 1975), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12194, citing Oakwood Annex Cemetery, Montgomery, Montgomery County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .