My Savior has gone to prepare for me

My Savior has gone to prepare for me

Author: James W. Gaines
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: James W. Gaines

Born: January 23, 1881, Hiram, Kaufman County, Texas. Died: June 3, 1937, Oakville, Tennessee. Buried: Edmondson Cemetery, Southaven, Mississippi. In 1900, Gaines was living in Kauffman, Texas. He worked with the Trio and/or Quartet Music Companies in Waco, Texas, and married Laurel Life around 1904. Their daughter Mia was born in Texas around 1906, and their son Charles Life Gaines in Missouri around 1907. The family moved to Tennessee by World War I, when Gaines was drafted for military service. After the war, he ran a music publishing company in Memphis, Tennessee. His works include: The Gospel Messenger (Memphis, Tennessee: J. W. Gaines Music Company, 1931) Revival Tidings (Memphis, Tennessee: Gaines Music Company, 1932… Go to person page >

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First Line: My Savior has gone to prepare for me
Author: James W. Gaines
Refrain First Line: Beautiful city of gold



Instances (1 - 5 of 5)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Bells of Bethleham #d74
Gospel Quintet Songs #d125
Sunshine Songs No. 2, a Collection of Gospel Specials Sung by the Sunshine Duo, Johnson and Gustafson #d70
The Guiding Star #d73
The Song Harvest #d109
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