June Carter Cash



Age: 73


Summary: country music singer and songwriter who co-wrote the 1963 hit Ring of Fire, a dark love song about Johnny Cash, whom she married in 1968 and who began performing at age six with her family in the Carter Family band.



Cause of Death: Complications from heart surgery


Born: June 23, 1929


Died: May 15, 2003


Location: Nashville, Tennessee