Trisha Yearwood’s Father Dies in Georgia

Trisha Yearwood’s father, Jack H. Yearwood, died Tuesday morning (Sept. 20) in Monticello, Ga., at age 72. The singer has postponed Wednesday’s performance on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno and a Thursday night concert at the Avalon in Los Angeles. Funeral services will be held Thursday at the Monticello First United Methodist Church. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations be made to the Monticello First United Methodist Church or Piedmont Academy in Monticello.