On March 5, 1963, Patsy Cline was killed in a multiple-fatality plane crash. She was only 30 years old.
She is a native Shenandoah Valley resident. Her homeplace is a short drive and a rock’s throw from my home.
Millions of her records have sold since her death. She is a icon – the first female soloist inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame.
I loved listening to her ballads as a kid. Here is one of my favorites…
Written for Reminiscing the Arts: March 5th.