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Red Foley

Red FoleyAKA Clyde Julian Foley

Born: 17-Jun-1910
Birthplace: Blue Lick, KY
Died: 19-Sep-1968
Location of death: Fort Wayne, IN
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Woodlawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Nashville, TN

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Country Musician

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Country crooner, wrote Old Shep

Wife: Axie Pauline Cox (d. during childbirth, one daughter)
Daughter: Betty
Wife: Judy Martin ("Eva Alaine Overstake", m. 9-Aug-1933, d. 17-Nov-1951 suicide, three daughters)
Daughter: Shirley Lee Boone (m. Pat Boone)
Daughter: Julia Ann Hurt
Daughter: Jenny Lou
Wife: Sally Sweet (extramarital affair, later m.)

    High School: Berea High School, Berea, KY
    University: Georgetown College

    The Red Foley Show Radio Host (1951-61)
    Grand Ole Opry 1946
    Tax Evasion 1960 (acquitted)
    Country Music Hall of Fame 1967
    Risk Factors: Alcoholism

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