George Jones’ Funeral – Vince Gill & Patty Loveless “Go Rest High On That Mountain,” Alan Jackson “He Stopped Loving Her Today” [VIDEO]

Vince Gill and Patty Loveless - George Jones Funeral They laid the greatest voice in country music to rest today.

I checked in to the online stream on and off and , truth be told, it got to me. But the emotional performance below from Vince Gill & Patty Loveless of “Go Rest High On That Mountain” brought the magnitude of the moment into reality.

Alan Jackson closed the service with a heart-wrenching version of Jones’ best known song He Stopped Loving Her Today.

This is as real as it gets y’all. This is the life blood of country music. Lest we forget.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nbk19vEhy6Y

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QSLmlBlWp0k

Travis Tritt performs ‘Why Me Lord’ by Kris Kristofferson for George Jones memorial.

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2 thoughts on “George Jones’ Funeral – Vince Gill & Patty Loveless “Go Rest High On That Mountain,” Alan Jackson “He Stopped Loving Her Today” [VIDEO]

  1. Lynda Glenn
    4 May, 2013 at 12:32 pm

    What a joyful day in heaven to have George Jones walk thru the pearly Gates just a singing.

  2. Baron Lane
    4 May, 2013 at 12:38 pm

    Lynda, I couldn’t agree more!

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