Interesting, overlooked, and significant obituaries from around the world, as they happen, emphasizing the positive achievements of those who have died.
Monday, October 31, 2016
One of country music's songwriting greats -- via Billboard. AKA Claude Putman Jr. He wrote the immortal "Green, Green Grass of Home"; with Bobby Braddock, he penned the equally famous "He Stopped Loving Her Today Today," and the hit "D-I-V-O-R-C-E."