If We Never Meet Again

Soon we'll come to the end of life's journey

Author: Albert E. Brumley
Tune: MEET AGAIN
Published in 24 hymnals

Author: Albert E. Brumley

Born: October 29, 1905, near Spiro, Oklahoma. Died: November 15, 1977, Springfield, Missouri. Buried: Fox Cemetery, Powell, Missouri. Brumley attended the Hartford Musical Institute in Hartford, Arkansas, and sang with the Hartford Quartet. He went on to teach at singing schools in the Ozarks, and lived most of his life in Powell, Missouri. He recorded "I’ll Fly Away" (one of his most popular songs) in 1931. He worked for 34 years a staff writer for the Hartford and Stamps/Baxter publishing companies, then founded the Albert E. Brumley & Sons Music Company and Country Gentlemen Music, and bought the Hartford Music Company. He wrote over 800 Gospel and other songs during his life; the Country Song Writers Hall of Fame inducted him in 19… Go to person page >

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First Line: Soon we'll come to the end of life's journey
Title: If We Never Meet Again
Author: Albert E. Brumley
Meter: 10.10.10.9
Language: English
Refrain First Line: If we never meet again this side of heaven
Copyright: © Copyright 1945 Stamps Quartet Music. Renewed 1973 by Stamps Quartet Music (BMI) (admin. by ICG).

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