Watch Alan Jackson Serenade His Recently Passed Mother at the Ryman

Watch Alan Jackson Serenade His Recently Passed Mother at the Ryman

Ruth Musick, the mother of country music legend Alan Jackson, and known affectionately by Alan Jackson fans as “Mama Ruth,” passed away Saturday (1-7-17) at her home in Newnan, Georgia—the same town where Alan Jackson was born. Mama Ruth was 86-years-old.