Everything You Need To Know About Loretta Lynn’s Public Memorial Service
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The Queen of Country, Loretta Lynn, passed away October 4, 2022, at the age of 90.
Three days after Lynn died at her home, the singer was laid to rest during a private funeral and burial service at her ranch in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee.
The Coal Miner’s Daughter died peacefully in her sleep, according to a statement posted to social media by her family. In the statement, her family shared that a public memorial announcement would be forthcoming.
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As promised, Loretta Lynn‘s family has planned a public memorial service where friends and fans can pay their respects to the singer and honor her memory. Below are all of the details you need to know about the Coal Miner’s Daughter’s memorial.
“COAL MINER’S DAUGHTER: A CELEBRATION OF THE LIFE & MUSIC OF LORETTA LYNN” is being produced as a partnership between the Lynn family, CMT and Sandbox Productions.
Lynn family friend and TODAY Show host Jenna Bush Hager will host the memorial service that “will feature never-before-seen performances and collaborations, with special guest appearances from some of the biggest names in entertainment.”
Loretta Lynn’s memorial service will be held on Sunday, October 30, at 5 p.m. CST.
“COAL MINER’S DAUGHTER: A CELEBRATION OF THE LIFE & MUSIC OF LORETTA LYNN,” will be held live at the Grand Ole Opry House, 600 Opry Mills Drive, Nashville, Tennessee.
HOW TO ATTEND:
A limited number of tickets are available to the public at no charge, but on a first come, first served basis. Click HERE to RSVP. If the event is full, you can sign up for the waiting list.
HOW TO WATCH:
The event is scheduled to air live and commercial-free on CMT starting at 6 p.m. CST on October 30. Two additional encores will air on Wednesday, November 2nd at 7 p.m. CST, and Sunday, November 6th at 10 a.m. CST.
WHO WILL BE THERE:
The current roster of performers include Crystal Gayle, Darius Rucker, Brandi Carlile, Emmy Russell & Lukas Nelson, George Strait, The Highwomen with Brittney Spencer, Keith Urban, Little Big Town, Margo Price, Tanya Tucker and Wynonna. Other special appearances will be made by members of Loretta’s family and some of her closest friends, including Barbara Mandrell, Faith Hill, Martina McBride, Sheryl Crow and Tim McGraw.
Additional guests and performers will be announced this week.