Joey Feek was laid to rest on March 8 in a sweet ceremony at her family’s farm in Tennessee, but those who weren’t able to attend the private gathering — her fans — wanted to find their own way to honor their hero. A loving memorial service was held for Joey at the Alexandria-Monroe High School gymnasium, in Joey’s hometown of Alexandra, Indiana on March 13 at 2:30pm local time.
Joey Feek‘s wishes for her private funeral and burial were all granted by her loving widower, Rory Feek, 50, he revealed in an emotional blog post on March 12. Joey’s family, her friends, and so many people who she touched during her short life came to their family farm in Pottsville, Tennessee on March 8 for a beautiful service honoring the bluegrass singer. Click through to see the pics Rory shared!
The country music world lost an incredible soul too soon when Joey Feek passed away at the young age of 40 on March 4. As she was in her last few months of life, Joey remained positive just before her death, telling her husband, Rory Feek, something that will surely stick with him forever. He shared Joey’s bittersweet final words with fans.
Joey Feek‘s death on March 4, although anticipated, was nonetheless devastating for her fans, family, and friends. In total agony, the husband she left behind, Rory Feek, 50, must now plan Joey’s funeral as well as follow through with what she asked to be done once she passed. But just what were the 40 year-old’s dying wishes? Rory revealed them via social media — including a touching Insta — while at the same time paying tribute to the love of his life.
After Joey Feek‘s tragic passing on March 4, Rory and his 2-year-old daughter, Indiana, returned home to Tennessee. The loving father shared a beautiful photo on Instagram on Saturday, March 5. See it here.
Country music lost a bright star with the way too soon passing of Joey Feek, 40, after her inspiring fight against terminal cancer. Her husband and musical parter Rory, 49, broke the sad news to the world, and now fellow country artists such as Blake Shelton, Carrie Underwood and more are sending out their thought and prayers about Joey’s passing.
Joey Feek‘s death on March 4 was shocking and tragic for her fans, but their devastation is nothing compared to the anguish husband Rory Feek, 49, now feels. After losing his wife of 13 years, and the mother of his 2-year-old daughter Indiana, he’s feeling a pain that nobody should ever experience. Through his tears, Rory let the world know how much Joey meant to him by posting a very emotional blog entry. “The cancer is gone, the pain has ceased and all her tears are dry,” he began. Read his full, heartbreaking blog entry after the jump.