Country music icon, Kenny Rogers passed away March 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown. He was born to a large family in 1939 and replicated that by marrying 5 wives and also had five children.
Kenny Rogers' first child and only daughter is Carole Rogers with his first wife, Janice Gordon and got married in 1958 and divorced in 1960.
Kenny's second marriage to a woman named Jean lasted from 1960 - 1963, and did not result in children. Kenny's third marriage was to Margo Anderson in October 1964. Kenny's second child, named Kenny Rogers Jr, is an actor and composer. Shortly after Kenny and Margo's divorce in 1976, he married actress Marianne Gordon, and their marriage lasted until 1993. Kenny and Marianne divorced in 1993.
Kenny married Wanda Miller in 1997 as his fifth and last wife. Kenny and Wanda had two sons, Justin Charles Rogers and Jordan Edward Rogers which are twin. When Kenny embarked on his final tour in 2016, his youngest children went with him.
Since Kenny Rogers' death 2020, he hasn't been given a befitting public celebration because of the coronavirus. But the time is now as the official CBS website says: KENNY ROGERS: ALL IN FOR THE GAMBLER,” A NEW STAR-STUDDED CONCERT SPECIAL HONORING THE LIFE AND LEGACY OF THE COUNTRY MUSIC SUPERSTAR, TO BE BROADCAST THURSDAY, SEPT. 23 ON CBS. Performances by Chris Stapleton, Idina Menzel, Lady A, Lionel Richie, Little Big Town, Reba McEntire, and a Special Duet Featuring Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers.
Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton are very good friend and they both have many great songs together. Their first song together was "Islands in the Stream" in 1983.
Dolly Parton says in her video: "You never know how much you love somebody until they're gone. I've had so many wonderful years and wonderful times with my friend Kenny, but above all the music and the success I loved him as a wonderful man and a true friend.
"So you be safe with God and just know that I will always love you, dolly."
From all of us here, WE LOVE KENNY ROGERS !