Monthly Archives: February 2009

Tribute To Don Helms

Come on out in memory of our dear friend, steel guitar hall-of-famer Don Helms. Don was the last surviving member of Hank Williams’ Drifting Cowboys band. After Hank’s tragic death on January 1, 1953, Don went on to tour with Ray Price, Ferlin Husky, Ernest Tubb, the Wilburn Brothers, Hank Williams Jr., and Jett Williams, in addition to recording with countless other stars of the Grand Ole Opry.

The Don Helms Memorial Fund has been set up in his memory and honor, under the guidance of Don’s beloved wife of 63 years, Miss Hazel.
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