On Tuesday, October 4, country music singer Loretta Lynn passed away.
The “Coal Miner’s Daughter” singer was 90 years old.
She passed away peacefully at home in her sleep at her ranch in Tennessee.
In 1976, she released a biography about her life called “Coal Miner’s Daughter.”
In 1980, “Coal Miner’s Daughter” became an award-winning biopic.
Sissy Spacek won an Academy Award for her portrayal of the legendary singer.
In a statement, she called the late singer “a strong and resilient country music pioneer.”
She also called her a “great artist” and a “precious friend.”
Spacek added, “I send my deepest sympathies to her wonderful family, her friends, and her loyal fans.”