It’s So Hard To Say Goodbye: Stars Who Lost A Parent At A Young Age
Singer/songwriter Shelby Lynne got her musical talents from her parents. Unfortunately, they weren’t around to see their daughter win a Grammy for Best New Artist. Her father, who was a teacher and then a corrections officer, played the guitar while her mother was a singer. When she was 17, Lynne’s father shot and killed her mother before taking his own life. She went to live with relatives along with her younger sister.