His publicist announced that country music singer Jake Flint died just hours after he married his wife, Brenda, over the weekend. He was 37 years old.
Jake Flint was an ambassador for the Oklahoma red dirt music scene. He has been a prolific songwriter, recording artist, and in-demand live performer throughout the Midwest and Southwestern United States. Whoever needs it,” said Dial’s statement.
“With his infectious smile and witty sense of humor, he was beloved by many, and I believe that, along with his music, will be his lasting legacy.”
Brenda spoke about her late husband’s death in a statement posted to Instagram mourning the memories she should have enjoyed.
“We should go through the wedding photos but instead I should choose the clothes to bury my husband in” I wrote.
“People are not supposed to feel this much pain. My heart is gone and I want it back. I can’t take much more than that. I need him here.”
Jake’s former manager and friend Brenda Klein also mourned the loss of the singer, whom she considered “like a son”.
It is with a broken heart and in deep sorrow that I must announce the tragic death of Jack Flint. wrote on Facebook early Monday.
“We were about to go into some business together after he and Brenda got married—and that was yesterday. Yeah, yesterday.”
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