The musician who was born and raised in Oklahoman was a promising new talent who had released several studio albums and songs such as “What’s Your Name?” and “Long Road Back Home.” Death of Country Singer Jake Flint Hours After His Wedding when He was 37.
After his father was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), he urged his friends to teach his son how to play the guitar to make up for the fact that he would no longer be able to play sports with his son. This is when he first discovered his love for country music.
His publicist, Clif Doyal, revealed the news to The Oklahoman that the musician passed away peacefully in his sleep on Saturday, hours after his wedding.
His former manager, Brenda Cline, also confirmed the news on Sunday and expressed that Flint, whom she loved “much like a son,” had passed away shortly before returning to tour on December 2 following the festivities associated with his wedding. Cline said that Flint had died shortly before returning to tour after his wedding festivities.
“The funniest, most entertaining, hardest working, and passionate artist I have ever had the opportunity to collaborate with throughout my career.
After he and Brenda got married, which happened just the other day, we were getting ready to start working together on some business plans. Yes-yesterday, “she had written.
In January, Flint made the joyful declaration that he was engaged in an emotional post.
“Please welcome the man who will one day become Mr. Brenda Wilson. #gettinhitched We’ll catch up with you all in a few months at Cain’s ballroom, “he said next to a selfie of the two of them together.
Shortly after the news of his passing, his widow uploaded a video of their wedding ceremony to social media. Under an orange tree, the two people can be seen dancing and taking pictures of each other.
She said in the caption, “I don’t understand,” before later adding in another post that “humans aren’t intended to feel this much sorrow.”
“Instead of picking out clothing to bury my husband in, we should be browsing over our wedding photos,” she continued, “but instead I have to pick out clothes.”
“My entire being has been destroyed, and all I want is for him to come back to me. I can’t possibly take much more of this. I can’t do this without him.”
Jake Flint, Country Artist who was 37 Years Old, Passed Away Just Hours After his Wedding
Brenda Flint, who was married to Flint, wrote a statement on Facebook on Tuesday that was quite upsetting.
“Instead of picking out clothing to bury my husband in, we should be browsing through wedding photos,” she said, “but instead I have to pick out clothes.” “It is not in the design of the human body to endure such severe suffering.
My entire being has been destroyed, and all I want is for him to come back to me. I can’t possibly take much more of this. I can’t do this without him.”
Mike Hosty, a musician who performed at the wedding, said that he remembered Flint as having “a great heart.”
“His entire career was spent as a singer-songwriter, and he had a large personality to boot. A generous spirit, and [he would] go out of his way to help you in any way he could, “Hosty disclosed the information to The Oklahoman.
“When any artist invites you to play at their wedding, it is one of those most important days… and it is always an honor,” said one musician. “When any musician asks you to play at their wedding.”
Brenda Cline, who had been Flint’s friend and manager in the past, has also paid her respects to the late singer, saying that she “loved him much like a son.”
She posted a photo of the two of them together on Facebook along with a message that read, “With a shattered heart and in deep pain I must report that Jake Flint has tragically died away.”
“I’ve attempted today on multiple occasions to write a post, but you can’t remark on something that you’re unable to process.
She revealed that “it was the beginning of a fantastic friendship and partnership” after recounting the event. “Even more than that, Jake was like a son to me, and I loved him very much like one.
The funniest, most entertaining, hardest working, and most passionate artist I have ever had the opportunity to collaborate with throughout my career.
After he and Brenda got married, which happened just the other day, we were getting ready to start working together on some business plans. Yes-yesterday. There are a lot of people who were close to Jake, and I’m not sure how those people will react to the awful news.