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George Richardsen Net Worth

George Richardsen Net Worth is
$1.2 Million

George Richardsen Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

George Richey (November 30, 1935 – July 31, 2010), born George Baker Richardson, was an American songwriter and record producer. He was born in Arkansas, but raised in Malden, Missouri.Richey was married to country singer Tammy Wynette from 1978 until her death in 1998. They had no children. He married Dallas Cowboys cheerleader turned television producer Sheila Slaughter in 2001 with whom he had daughter Tatum. He remained with Slaughter until his death 2010. Tim McGraw sang at their intimate wedding outside of Nashville.Richey was a mainstay of the Nashville country music community since the 1960s through his songwriting and record production. Head of Columbia records. In the 1970s, he wrote many major hits for future wife Tammy Wynette and Wynette's then-husband, George Jones, including Jones' "A Picture of Me (Without You)" and "The Grand Tour," and Wynette's "'Til I Can Make It On My Own" and "You and Me", among many other artists.Richey served as the musical director for the television show Hee Haw from 1970 to 1977. Upon marrying Wynette, Richey served as Wynette's manager during the 1980s.George retreated from public life after marrying Sheila Slaughter and became a social media advocate with his highly popular Facebook page "DON'T SMOKE, DON'T SMOKE, DON'T SMOKE, IT WILL DESTROY YOUR LIFE".Richey died peacefully on July 31, 2010, following a long battle with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. There was no public memorial, per his request and he was buried peacefully in Nashville near Wynette.
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IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthNovember 30, 1935
Died2010-07-31
Place Of BirthPromise Land, Arkansas, U.S.
ProfessionMusic Department, Soundtrack
Star SignSagittarius
#Fact
1Brother of Paul Richey.
2Stepfather of Jackie Daly and Georgette Jones.
3Married his girlfriend, ex-Dallas Cowboys cheerleader, Sheila Slaughter on January 16, 2001. Tim McGraw sang at the small gathering. The best man was John Paul, ex-husband of Wynette's daughter, Jackie Daly.
42 children: daughter, Deirdre, son, Kelly; with first wife Dorothy Ann Tippit.

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hee HawTV Series musical director - 68 episodes, 1971 - 1975 music consultant - 2 episodes, 1974

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Marty Stuart Show2009-2014TV Series writer - 5 episodes
Opry Memories2011TV Movie writer: "The Grand Tour"
Eastbound & Down2010TV Series writer - 1 episode
Country's Greatest Stars Live: Vol. 12010Video writer: "You And Me"
Opry Video Classics: The Hall of Fame2007Video writer: "The Grand Tour"
Jackpot2001writer: "The Grand Tour"
Sordid Lives2000writer: "Till I Can Make It On My Own"
Slaves of New York1989writer: "Grand Tour"
Stars and Bars1988writer: "A Picture of Me Without You" - as George Richie
White of the Eye1987writer: "The Grand Tour"
Trackdown1976lyrics: "Runaway Girl" / music: "Runaway Girl"

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tammy Wynette: 'Til I Can Make It on My Own2005TV Movie documentaryHimself
Naked Nashville1998TV Series documentaryHimself
Arena1987TV Series documentaryHimself

Known for movies


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