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Remembering Singer June Carter Cash

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Remembering Singer June Carter Cash

Remembering Singer June Carter Cash

Remembering Singer June Carter Cash

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We remember singer June Carter Cash, who died Thursday at the age of 73. She was a Grammy-award winning singer, a songwriter, musician, actress and author. She was married to the legendary Johnny Cash, and she came from the Carter Family, the country music pioneers. June Carter Cash died of complications from heart surgery. (Original airdate: June 18, 1987.)