Loretta Lynn Loses Eldest Daughter
Country music legend Loretta Lynn lost her eldest daughter Monday. According to Nashville’s News Channel 5, 64 year old Betty Sue Lynn died of complications of emphysema in her Waverly, Tennesee home.
Betty Sue is survived by five grandchildren and her two daughters, Lynn Markworth and Audrey Dyer.
Maurice Miller with the Co-Op told News Channel 5 ”Loretta and her family thank friends and fans for their thoughts and prayers during this time of great loss.”
Loretta celebrated her 81st birthday earlier this year. She and her late husband had six children together. Her eldest son, Jack Benny, died at age 34 in 1984.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family during this time.