Glen Campbell-Saying Goodbye to a Legend
Country music star Glen Campbell, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in 2011, and lost his courageous battle on August 8, 2017. In 2014, the documentary film “Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me” shared Glen’s 151-concert “Goodbye Tour” with millions of people. What a selfless gift to the world for the Campbell family to share their personal story even as they continued on their journey dealing with this devastating disease.
Throughout his life, Glen Campbell demonstrated the power of love, laughter, friendship, faith and music, all of which helped him overcome many obstacles. For so many others, dealing with this disease requires great courage; just managing the many daily challenges takes resolve. There are, however, special moments that serve as a gift, giving us hope and motivation to face another day. Glen Campbell and his music will continue to serve as an inspiration to us all.