Rodney Atkins

"She never was the kind to really want to draw attention on herself. There's no vanity. She has the patience of an angel. People ask me, 'What's the word that comes to your mind?' Really with my mother, she's angelic. She really is. She doesn't say much, she's quiet, she's supportive. She's always made me feel like, whether she's voicing her opinion or not, she's always praying for you."