When Zephyrs of Heaven Shall Fan me to Sleep

When my toiling is over at setting of sun

Author: J. B. Coats
Tune: [When my toiling is over, at setting sun]
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: J. B. Coats

J.B. Coats was born on April 6, 1901, in Summerland, Mississippi. He attended the schools of his area and was both a student and lover of music all his life...His formal education was continued with study at Mississippi Southern College and Louisiana State University. He also studied music with Julius Rishing, J.E. and Alvis O. Thomas and T.B. Mosley. When just a lad about fourteen, he began teaching music classes and conducting evangelistic singing. Mr. Coats was a teacher in public schools most of his life...He was the composer of many loved gospel songs with "Where Could I Go" haveing been printed and sung most widely. Others of his outstanding songs are "A Wonderful Place", "My Soul Shall Live On", "I'm Winging My Way Back Home", and "T… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: When my toiling is over at setting of sun
Title: When Zephyrs of Heaven Shall Fan me to Sleep
Author: J. B. Coats
Refrain First Line: When the zephyrs fan me to sleep
Publication Date: 1941
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1941.



Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Golden Gates for Singing Schools and Conventions #d134

Mississippi Melodies; a Choice Selection of Songs Suitable for Most Any Occasion #d140

Special Radio Selections #194

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