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Jean Shepard
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Jean Shepard in June 2006 (Sister Sisters photography)
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Birth name Ollie Imogene Shepard
Born (1933-11-21)November 21, 1933
Pauls Valley, Oklahoma, U.S.
Died September 25, 2016(2016-09-25) (aged 82)
Hendersonville, Tennessee, U.S.
Genres Country, honky tonk
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter
Years active 1952–2015
Associated acts Ferlin Husky, Ray Pillow

Ollie Imogene "Jean" Shepard (November 21, 1933 – September 25, 2016) was an American honky-tonk singer-songwriter. Shepard released a total of 73 singles to the Hot Country Songs chart. She recorded a total of 24 studio albums between 1956–81, and became a member of the Grand Ole Opry in 1955.

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