American country music songwriter Jerry Donald Chesnut was born on May 7, 1931, and died on December 15, 2018.
He grew up in Harlan County, Kentucky, in 1958, Jerry Chesnut moved to Nashville to pursue his career.
During 1968 Jerry Lee Lewis’s hit recording of Chesnut’s “Another Place, Another Time” was nominated for a Grammy Award.
Jerry Chesnut was a member of the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame.
Jerry Chestnut passed away at 87 years old.