As first mentioned by WKRN, Katherine Williams-Dunning, the daughter of country singer Hank Williams Jr., died in a car crash on 13 June 2020. She was 27 years old.
On Saturday evening, Williams-Dunning was driving on Highway 79 in Henry County, about 100 west of Nashville, Tennessee. In the passenger seat was her boyfriend, Tyler Dunning, 29, with whom she shares two sons. He was airlifted to the medical center at Vanderbilt University. His diagnosis is still unclear.
Katherine Williams-Dunning Age
She was 27 years old.
Katherine Williams-Dunning Husband & Children
Williams-Dunning and Her Husband Tyler Have a Young Son and Daughter. Williams-Dunning is the only child among Hank Jr.’s not to pursue a music career. She led a happy life with her husband Tyler, with whom she shared Beau and Audrey, a son and a daughter. A proud mum, Williams-Dunning posted on Instagram numerous pictures of her family
She shared a photo of her husband and children on a family trip in January with the caption,
There’s no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one.
Happy Mother’s Day to all the mamas out there. 💕 We can’t wait to celebrate my mom today and my husbands mom tomorrow. Mamas remember to give yourself a pat on the back today because you deserve it! 💕
Williams-Dunning shares with her brother Sam Williams, the youngest of Hank Jr’s five children. Williams-Dunning posted a poignant tribute post on Instagram to her baby brother two weeks prior to her sudden death. She’s Said:
Happy Birthday to @samwillivms! The best brother in the whole world! He has always been there for me when I needed him the most and I am so blessed to not only have a brother but such a good friend! It is amazing to watch you grow and put your mark on this world, keep up the good work!
Sam Williams, who followed in the footsteps of his father, spoke to Cowboys & Indians on growing up as a legacy in the music industry.
Sam said to his father,
He tried to be his dad and make his dad’s music and just sing his songs for a long time. And he did good at it, but there came a time and place where he had to do what he was put here to do, and that was change the entire genre of country music. That was to take country music from Nashville and take it worldwide. He’s an icon internationally and that’s something I’ve learned from him, just to be myself because that’s what you’re supposed to do.
Her grandfather, Hank Williams, a legendary country artist, died in a car at the age of 29. Williams Dunnings ‘was Hank Williams’ granddaughter who had 11 No. 1 hit with such songs as his short-lived career Williams Dunnings ‘was Hank Williams’ granddaughter who had 11 No. 1 hit with such songs as his short-lived career “Your Cheatin’ Heart,” “Cold, Cold Heart,” “Why Don’t You Love Me,” “Lovesick Blues,” “Kaw-Liga,” And more. , Williams is widely known as one of the “Country Music Kings.”
Williams died at age 29 while driving from Knoxville to a gig in Ohio, on January 1, 1953, while seated in the car’s back seat.
Williams-Dunning’s have Half-Sisters name Hilary and Holly Williams. Hilary and Holly Williams Nearly Died In an Auto Accident In 2006.
After getting into an almost fatal car accident with her friend, Holly, in 2006, Hilary Williams took a break from her singing career She was traveling through Mississippi while driving from Nashville to Louisiana when her truck made a 360-degree turn and flipped four times over.
Icon Hank Williams’ granddaughter drove her 2007 Chevrolet Tahoe, which was towing a ferry, at 7:44 p.m. Local time near Antioch Road, when the car entered the center of the highway, causing the car to roll over, cross the northbound lanes of Highway 79, and come to a stop on the road’s shoulder. Williams-Dunning ‘s uncle, Sam Williams, posted a post about the crash on his Facebook page. He has written,
My sister and brother in law have been In a terrible accident. Please pray for them so hard! Katie Williams and Tyler Dunning.