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That Beautiful Place

I've always been told of a beautiful place

Author: J. W. Ferrill
Tune: [I've always been told of a beautiful place]
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: J. W. Ferrill

Born: October 31, 1879, Texas. Died: May 13, 1975, Park Place Nursing Home, Mart, Texas. Buried: Faulkenberry Cemetery, Groesbeck, Texas. James W. Ferrill was born on Oct. 31, 1879, and raised on a farm at Davis Prairie near Thornton in Limestone County, TX, outside of Grosbeck and about thirty miles east of Waco. His family were members of the church of Christ, and he became a Christian too. At about age fifteen he began his study of music under J. E. Thomas and Franklin L. Eiland. After graduating from North Texas Normal College at Denton, TX, where he received his teacher’s degree, he began conducting singing schools with his first one at Forace Chapel near Grosbeck in 1901. Continuing to teach singing schools regularly fr… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I've always been told of a beautiful place
Title: That Beautiful Place
Author: J. W. Ferrill
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O that beautiful place where the King of all kings
Publication Date: 1915
Copyright: Public Domain

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Song Service #84

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