Mother is Praying for You

Some mothers' boy has gone astray from home

Author: Chesley Bray
Tune: [Some mothers' boy has gone astray from home]
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: Chesley Bray

Aaron Chesley Bray, Sr. was born in Houlka Mississippi in 1905. He died in 1968 and is buried in Pinecrest Cemetery in Calhoun County, Mississippi. His musical education came from the Hartford Music Normal, the Vaughn Music Normal and instruction received from J.A. Roane, W.B. Walbert, Prof. Huddleston and Prof. Lancaster. He was principle of Southern Gospel School of Music for eight years and a harmony instructor at the Denson School of Music in Haleyville, Alabama. In a 1937 publication of the Who’s Who of Southern Singers and Composers, Bray was reported to have written 100 songs. It stated that Bray and his wife, Mattie, traveled the area performing as the Bray duet. He was engaged in the grocery business in Houlka. I… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Some mothers' boy has gone astray from home
Title: Mother is Praying for You
Author: Chesley Bray
Language: English
Refrain First Line: She's praying now for you
Publication Date: 1941
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1941.

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Wings of Song #120

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