Glen Campbell Passes Away after Battle with Alzheimers

Glen Campbell Passes Away after Battle with Alzheimers

Glen Campbell Passes Away after Battle with Alzheimers

Country Music Hall of Fame member Glen Campbell has passed away after a long battle with Alzheimers. He was 81.  The passing was confirmed on Campbell’s official Facebook:

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It is with the heaviest of hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, and legendary singer and guitarist, Glen Travis Campbell, at the age of 81, following his long and courageous battle with Alzheimer’s disease.

Glen is survived by his wife, Kim Campbell of Nashville, TN; their three children, Cal, Shannon and Ashley; his children from previous marriages, Debby, Kelli, Travis, Kane, and Dillon; ten grandchildren, great- and great-great-grandchildren; sisters Barbara, Sandra, and Jane; and brothers John Wallace “Shorty” and Gerald.

In lieu of flowers, donations for Alzheimer’s research may be made to the Glen Campbell Memorial Fund at BrightFocus Foundation through the donation page at Careliving.org which will support Alzheimer’s research and education.

A personal statement from Kim Campbell will follow.

 

 

 

 


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