Charley Pride Funeral, TV Special

Charley Pride Funeral, TV Special

Family and close friends of Charley Pride will hold a private wake and funeral in Dallas this week, with plans for a public celebration of life ceremony to be announced at a later date. The Country Hall of Famer passed away on Saturday of complications from COVID-19 at the age of 86.

CMT will air a special tribute, “CMT Remembers CHARLEY PRIDE,” on Wednesday night at 7, with encore showings on Thursday morning at 8 and Saturday morning at 11. The half-hour special will feature three decades of interviews and commentary from Pride, along with archival footage of his greatest hits and most memorable performances.