Summary: gospel singer and songwriter whose songs have been recorded by Dolly Parton and who had more than 2,500 songs published, including gospel classics such as He Looked Beyond My Fault & Saw My Need and the 1982 Gospel Music Association Song of the Year's We Shall Behold Him.
Cause of Death: Bus accident
Born: March 2, 1934
Died: May 11, 2008
Location: Mount Vernon, Missouri