Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation to Launch Star-Studded Online Auction

The Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation will continue celebrating 25 years of service and Minnie Pearl’s 100th birthday by hosting a star-studded online auction featuring everything from meet & greet opportunities to musical memorabilia. A Commemorative Auction: Celebrating Minnie Pearl and Her Legacy will launch Saturday, September 15 at 6 p.m. CT and close September 25 [...] Read More

Nan Kelley & Husband Charlie Share Their ‘Minnie Moment’

The Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation is celebrating 25 years of service and Minnie Pearl’s 100th birthday and part of that celebration is the ‘Minnie Moments’ campaign. The campaign features stories from clients, survivors and caregivers who have used MPCF’s services as well as memories from celebrities and fans of Minnie Pearl. GAC’s Nan Kelley and [...] Read More

Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum Unveils Minnie Pearl Exhibit

The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will unveil their latest spotlight exhibit, ‘Minnie Pearl: Centennial Celebration,’ on August 10. The exhibit will celebrate the 100th birthday of Minnie Pearl, the beloved character created by Sarah Ophelia Colley Cannon, and run through August 2013. Minnie Pearl is known as the hilarious small-town spinster who [...] Read More

Grand Ole Opry to Celebrate 100 Years of Minnie Pearl

The Grand Ole Opry will celebrate the life and legacy of Minnie Pearl, one of its most iconic members, beginning this week. The celebration will culminate with an Opry show in her honor October 23, two days before what would have been her 100th birthday. Born Sarah Ophelia Colley on October 25, 1912 in Centerville, [...] Read More

Marty Stuart Shares His Minnie Pearl Moment

The Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation is celebrating 25 years of service and Minnie Pearl’s 100th birthday and part of that celebration is the ‘Minnie Moments’ campaign. The campaign features stories from clients, survivors and caregivers who have used MPCF’s services as well as memories from celebrities and fans of Minnie Pearl. Marty Stuart recently recorded [...] Read More