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 Jerry Chesnut

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Jerry Chesnut

Birth
Loyall, Harlan County, Kentucky, USA
Death 15 Dec 2018 (aged 87)
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 195403840 View Source
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Songwriter. Best known for authoring the hit singles, "A Good Year for the Roses," and "T-R-O-U-B-L-E." His compositions were recorded by an eclectic range of musicians including Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Alan Jackson, and Loretta Lynn. The 1968 piece, "Another Place, Another Time," as recorded by rock n' roll legend Jerry Lewis, received a Grammy nomination. In 1996, Chestnut was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Kentucky Hill Hunter
  • Added: 17 Dec 2018
  • Find a Grave Memorial 195403840
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/195403840/jerry-chesnut : accessed ), memorial page for Jerry Chesnut (7 May 1931–15 Dec 2018), Find a Grave Memorial ID 195403840, citing Woodlawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .