Phil Balsley Profile
Phil Balsley is an American country musician and singer. He has performed in many places as a member of The Statler Brothers as a baritone.
Phil Balsley Age|How old is Balsley?
Balsley was born on 8 August 1939 in Staunton, Virginia, United States. As of 2021, he is 82 years old. He celebrates his birthday on the 8th of August every year.
Phil Balsley Height
Balsley stands at an approximate height of 6 feet 1 inch.
Phil Balsley Wife / Phil Balsley Wilma Balsley
Balsley was the husband of Wilma Basley but she died in 2014.
Phil Balsley Children
Balsley maintains a low profile hence not much is known about him. this information will soon be updated.
Phil Balsley Statler Brothers
Balsley was a member of The Statler Brothers group which was started in 1955 and sang gospel and country music. While in the group, he sang as a baritone
Quick Facts About Balsley
|Age||82 years old as of 2021|
|Net Worth||Not Available|
Phil Balsley Son Drowns
It’s a sad holiday season for the Statler family of musicians and for Statler Brother Phil Balsley who lost his wife, Wilma, on Sunday, two-and-a-half years after their son Greg drowned in the Atlantic Ocean at Nags Head.
Many in the Staunton area are grieving the loss: Wilma Lee (Kincaid) Balsley, 73, wife of Philip E. Balsley of Swoope, died Sunday, December 28, 2014, in Augusta Health. She was born July 17, 1941, in Staunton, a daughter of the late William Lee and Geraldine (Woodell) Kincaid and stepmother, Myra G. Kincaid.
She was involved with Meals on Wheels of Staunton Inc. and helped out with Weekday Religious Education. Mrs. Balsley was a member of Olivet Presbyterian Church where she was an Active Elder, taught the Nursery Sunday School Class for many years, and was also treasurer and secretary of the Olivet Presbyterian Women.
In addition to her husband, family members include a son, Mark Balsley of Swoope; a daughter and son-in-law, Leah and T.J. Dickens of Phoenix, MD; a daughter-in-law, Dania Balsley; her beloved mother-in-law, Marjorie Balsley; eight grandchildren, Brannon Balsley and wife, Heather, Bryce, Krissi, and Tyler Balsley and Caid, Bret, Mae, and Audrey Dickens; two great-grandchildren, Ben and Austin Balsley; a step-brother, Rex Greaver of Staunton; two step-sisters, Doris Goode of Staunton and Linda Greaver of Christiansburg; a special cousin, Bonnie Ryder; special niece and nephew, Teresa Hodge and Frankie Hodge; numerous nieces and nephews; and a dear friend, Brenda Reid.
She was preceded in death by a son, Gregory S. Balsley, and a sister, Patsy Ann (Kincaid) Hodge. A funeral service will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 31, 2014, at Olivet Presbyterian Church by the Rev. Lee Thomas. Burial will follow in Augusta Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be Mark Wenger, Wil Reid, Langdon Reid, D. Reid, Ray Leach, Mark Perry, Harry Hogshead, and John Lee. Honorary pallbearers will be Harold Reid, Don Reid, Jimmy Fortune, and the women of Olivet Presbyterian Church.
The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Tuesday, December 30, 2014, in the Henry Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Meals on Wheels of Staunton Inc., P.O. Box 2354, Staunton, VA 24402, or to the Olivet Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund, 1019 Richmond Road, Staunton, VA 24401. There is a heartwarming slide presentation of family pictures in remembrance. Prayers and thoughts go to the Balsleys and Kincaid as well as all the extended Statler Brother family at this sad time.
Phil Balsley’s Net Worth
His net worth is under review and will soon be updated.
Is Phil Balsley related to Harold Reid?
The Statler Brothers’ classic lineup of siblings Harold and Don Reid plus Phil Balsley and Lew Dewitt (later replaced by Jimmy Fortune) didn’t exactly become old news when The Oak Ridge Boys went country, proving that there really was room for two quartets.
Phil Balsley house|Where does Phil Balsley live?
Balsley and Don Reid reside in Staunton in a luxurious house that boasts 49 acres of farmland, with several sheds and a pole barn. The home has four bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms. Furthermore, the house also has an in-ground pool (with a diving board), a 1-acre pond, and panoramic mountain views, according to the listing. The very private property would allow owners to bring horses and/or cattle, the listing said.
Phil Balsley Songs
Balsley’s songs include:
- Flowers on the Wall 1966
- My Only Love 1984
- Church in the Wildwood 1995
- I’ll Go to My Grave Loving You 1989
- Do You Remember These 1972
- Whatever Happened to Randolph Scott 1973
- Too Much on My Heart 1985
- Noah Found Grace in the Eyes of the Lord 1975
- The Junkie’s Prayer 1970
- How Great Thou Art 1969
- More Than a Name on a Wall 1988
- Class of ’57 1972
- Do You Know You Are My Sunshine 1978
- Just a Little Talk With Jesus 1992
- Maple Street Mem’Ries 1987
- New York City 1970
- Elizabeth 1983
- The Carols Those Kids Used to Sing 1978
- Susan When She Tried 1974
- We Got Paid by Cash 1980
- Christmas to Me 1978
- Atlanta Blue 1984
- Bed of Rose’s 1970
- Feeling Mighty Fine 1993
- Thank You World 1973
Phil Balsley Album
Balsley’s albums include:
- Music from the Motion Picture Pulp Fiction 1994
- Years Ago 1981
- Statler Brothers Live – Sold Out 1989
- Holy Bible: The Old Testament 1975
- Flowers on the Wall 1966
- The Best of the Statler Brothers 1975
- The Statlers Greatest Hits 1988
- An American Tradition 1989