Biography - A Short Wiki
Country singer with such chart-topping hits as Yes Mr. Peters. He also appeared in more than a dozen films.
His parents divorced when he was young. He and his sister spent most of the next seven years in foster care and orphanages. He was married to Priscilla Mitchell from 1959 until 2008.
How did Jerry Reed die?
Jerry Reed's death was caused by emphysema.
|Cause of death||Emphysema|
|Age of death||71 years|
|Birthday||March 20, 1937|
|Death date||September 1, 2008|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
When I was a kid of six or seven, I used to get up on the stove woodpile for a stage and I’d put on the wildest show.Jerry Reed
When people ask me what my motivation is, I have a simple answer: money.Jerry Reed
I used to watch people like Richard Burton and Mel Gibson and think, ‘I could never do that.’Jerry Reed
Smokey and The Bandit was just a lark. All we did was run up and down those Georgia roads wrecking cars and having the time of our life.Jerry Reed
You can have music and it will stand alone by itself, but you can’t have a movie without it.Jerry Reed