Ray Price – Cause of Death, Date of Death, and More!

Ray Price died at age 87, impressive. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding country singer Ray Price's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Country singer who released songs including “Heartaches by the Number” and “Crazy Arms.” In 1996, he was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame.

He immediately took to a career singing after finishing a stint with the Marines. He roomed with Hank Williams for a short period of time in Nashville in the 1950s.

He was a baritone singer.

How did Ray Price die?

Ray Price's death was caused by pancreatic cancer.

On December 2, 2013, Price entered a Tyler, Texas, hospital in the final stages of pancreatic cancer, according to his son, then left on December 12 for home hospice care. Price died at his home in Mt. Pleasant, Texas, on December 16, 2013, aged 87.

Information about the death of Ray Price
Cause of deathPancreatic Cancer
Age of death87 years
ProfessionCountry Singer
BirthdayJanuary 12, 1926
Death dateDecember 16, 2013
Place of deathMount Pleasant, Texas, United States
Place of burialN/A


"I don't think the planet can survive people. It's not the other way around. I don't think the planet can survive."

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"I'm satisfied with what I've done. I'm not satisfied with what has happened in my career, some of the real roadblocks I had to overcome."

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"People ask how far I've gone in life. About 20 miles."

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"I just hope everybody forgives me for whatever I did wrong. And hope they remember some of what I did right."

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"I love Jesus."

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