Minnie Pearl

‘Minnie Pearl Memories’ Program Celebrates Opry Star’s Legend
‘Minnie Pearl Memories’ Program Celebrates Opry Star’s Legend
Sixteen years ago this month, Sarah Cannon, known to her millions of fans as Minnie Pearl, passed away at age 83. But the legacy of the country comedian and author continues to inspire, educate and entertain. After successfully battling breast cancer, the longtime Grand Ole Opry star became a staunch advocate for cancer research, offering her name to the Cancer Education and Research Council in 19