Johnny Paycheck’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday) May 31, 1938

Death Date February 19, 2003

Age of Death 64 years

Cause of Death Asthma

Place of Death Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Place of Burial Woodlawn-Roesch-Patton Funeral Home & Woodlawn Memorial Park, Berry Hill, Tennessee, United States

Profession Country Singer

The country singer Johnny Paycheck died at the age of 64. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Country singer and Grand Ole Opry member who sang “Take This Job and Shove It” and “Miracle of Love.” He was a member of the Grand Ole Opry.

He married his fiancée Sharon in the 1960s and they had three children together.



“My dad was a huge country music fan, but he also had a band and he sang. So he’d listen to a lot of music and the songs that he’d learn for the band were more from the male artists. So my earliest country memories were Waylon Jennings, Conway Twitty, George Jones, Johnny Paycheck even.” (Martina McBride)

Johnny Paycheck Death Cause and Date