Tom T Hall – I Cried All The Way To Kentucky chords

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---- Written by Tom T. Hall and Miss Dixie Hall ----
---- on Alecia Nugent's Album  A Little Girl...A Big Four-Lane ----

-- 1st VERSE --
C F CWhen I got the word that our Uncle Joe died
G I did what we all did, I sat down and cried
C F C Got into my car, headed home for the hills
G CBack home to Kentucky where the funeral was held
-- CHORUS --
F C I cried all the way to Kentucky
CHis memory so sweet to recall
FUncle Joe lived such a good life
D GLove and respected by all
CHis jokes were the talk of the county
C F He knew how to make people laugh
F CI cried all the way to Kentucky
C G CAnd then I smiled all the way back
--2ND VERSE --
C F CThe Preacher said Joe was a wonderful guy
G And God has a project for him in the sky
C F C His stories are binging the Angels a smile
G CTo turn us in new ways to cheer us awhile
-- 3RD VERSE --
C F CJoe once brought a skunk into Sunday School class
G That even made grouchy ole Deacon Jones laugh
C F C He says it's been fixed and it smells like a rose
G CAll of you good christians turn loose of your nose
-- CHORUS --
F C I cried all the way to Kentucky
CHis memory so sweet to recall
FUncle Joe lived such a good life
D GLove and respected by all
CHis jokes were the talk of the county
C F He knew how to make people laugh
F CI cried all the way to Kentucky
C G CAnd then I smiled all the way back
-- 4TH VERSE --
C F CThat Halloween night no one meant any harm
G When the outhouse was perched up on Grandpa's old barn
C F C I think of those things when I tell Joe goodbye
G CA smile on my lips and a tear in my eye
-- CHORUS --
F C I cried all the way to Kentucky
CHis memory so sweet to recall
FUncle Joe lived such a good life
D GLove and respected by all
CHis jokes were the talk of the county
C F He knew how to make people laugh
F CI cried all the way to Kentucky
C G CAnd then I smiled all the way back
F CI cried all the way to Kentucky
C G CAnd then I smiled all the way back
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