Earl Thomas-Conley-Obituary

Earl Thomas Conley

Oct 17, 1941 – Apr 10, 2019 (Age 77)

Obituary

Earl Thomas Conley was a country music legend who charted 18 number one songs on the Billboard country charts. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

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I would love to say that earl was one of the greatest country singers ever known. His songs are a inspiration to me and thousands of people around the world.

Brilliant songwriter and performer. HIS MUSIC IS UNPARRALLED. Heaven is a brighter place with him there, and he and Keith Whitley will make beautiful music together. We will miss his presence and massive contribution to the music industry. We love you Earl- always and forever.

ETC HAS ALWAYS BEEN, AND WILL ALWAYS BE ONE OF MY ALL TIME FAVORITE COUNTRY SINGERS. I WAS VERY SADDENED TO HEAR OF HIS PASSING. I NEVER HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO SEE HIM IN CONCERT. BUT STILL I FELT THAT I KNEW HIM. HIS SONGS ARE VERY TOUCHING. YOU WILL BE TRULY MISSED ETC.

I would like to express my deepest condolences to the family for the loss of your loved one, who will be remembered for his contribution to the music industry. May you find comfort and strength in God during this time of sorrow.

So very sad. Country music world lost another great country legend. Earl Thomas Conley is one of my top ten favorite male country singers. His voice so unique and his songs are just fantastic. He was an amazing singer. My all time favorite song by him is Angel In Disguise. His songs had a style of its own that would be classics. When I first heard him on the radio with his song Fire and Smoke I was hooked. In 1983, he was at shopping mall in Cedar Rapids, Iowa doing an...

My favorite country singer. I have always wanted to see and hear him sing in person. I am sad I never got that opportunity. Love all these tributes. He deserved them and he should be in the HOF. ETC is singing in heaven and I know his spirit is feeling the love on here.

Your songs touched many people. Holding him andLoving you Earl Thomas Conley.

rest in peace! Your music was loved by so many!

I'm so sad to hear of his passing. I think anyone who heard his songs loved him. His voice was awesome & like no one else. I would get goosebumps hearing him sing Once In A Blue Moon, Fire & Smoke etc. What I'd Say was my favorite that would bring me to tears. The world will never be the same without you here but your music will be cherished forever. Thank you for entertaining so many & bringing such joy. Love & prayers to your family.