Dear Brother

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Hank Williams

Hank Williams (/hæŋk wɪljəmz /; September 17, 1923 – January 1, 1953), born Hiram King Williams, was an American singer-songwriter and musician regarded as one of the most important country music artists of all time. Williams recorded 35 singles (five released posthumously) that would place i… more »

Dear Brother, Mama left us this morning Death's angels took her away
She's gone to meet Daddy up there in Heaven But we'll meet again someday

She left this world with a smile on her face Whispering the Saviour's name
Dear Brother, Mama left us this morning For the city where there is no pain

As I stood by her bedside, those last few moments I lived my childhood again
I thought of you, Brother and of the old homestead And my tears, they fell like rain

She left this world with a smile on her face Whispering the Saviour's name
Dear Brother, Mama left us this morning For the city where there is no pain

Written by: HANK WILLIAMS SR.

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Dear Brother