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Audrey Williams (Sheppard)

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Daughter of Sheldon Sheppard and Artie Sheppard
Wife of Hank Williams
Mother of <private> Williams

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About Audrey Williams

Birth: Feb. 28, 1923 Banks Pike County Alabama, USA Death: Nov. 4, 1975 Nashville Davidson County Tennessee, USA

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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Audrey Williams's Timeline

1923
February 28, 1923
1975
November 4, 1975
Age 52