On Saturday, May 7, 2022, Mickey went away. According to a statement released by Jeff Wagner, the mayor of Pasadena, Texas, he was surrounded by loved ones.
Mickey’s cause of death is unknown, despite widespread allegations that he died of cancer.
Is Mickey Gilley cause of death cancer?
The family is yet to come out with the details about his cause of death.
On May 1, 2022, Mickey stated on Facebook that he will be canceling some tour dates due to health issues.
Mickey originally began his career in the music industry in the 1950s, with hits like “Call Me Shorty.”
After establishing himself as a sought-after vocalist, he opened Gilley’s Club in Pasadena, Texas, in the 1970s, which would become one of his most famous endeavors.
Award-winning country singer and songwriter who wrote popular songs such as “Room Full of Roses” and “True Love Ways.”
Six ACM Awards were bestowed upon him, including the ACM Triple Crown Award.
In 1990, the year Gilley’s Club closed, Mickey founded the Mickey Gilley Grand Shanghai Theatre, a performing arts theater in his hometown of Branson, Mo.