Here she comes


Former Miss AmericaKellye Cash



 An Evening with Patsy Cline and Johnny Cash


 At the Historic Fair Theatre in Somerville Tennessee

April 5, 2014 7: PM 


As a resident of Milan Tennessee, Kellye Cash won the titles of Miss Milan and Miss Tennessee in 1986.  Kellye went on to represent the State of Tennessee at the Miss America pageant in Atlantic City in 1987.  She was crowned Miss America after winning both the swimsuit and talent preliminaries. Kelly remains one of only two Miss America’s to be crowned from the State of Tennessee.


The beautiful and talented Kellye Cash will perform at a special fundraising event for the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce on April 5, 2014.  She will delight her audience with stories of her life and travels as she sings the music of Patsy Cline and her legendary uncle Johnny Cash. 

Many people recognize Kellye Cash, if not by sight, by her reign as Miss America.  Others have become acquainted with this gregarious Tennessean through her extensive travels and numerous appearances around the country.   Following her year as Miss America, in which she participated in commercial, religious and civic engagements including performances with her uncle Johnny Cash, Lee Greenwood and the legendary Bob Hope.   Kellye returned to college and, simultaneously, launched her career as a Christian music artist and speaker.  She has numerous TV appearances including, “The Today Show,” “Good Morning America,” “The David Letterman Show,” and “Hollywood Squares.”  Kellye has also been a guest host on “The 700 Club,” several infomercials and she co-hosted her own local cable show called “Let’s Talk West Tennessee.”

Kelley continues to live in Milan Tennessee where she resides with her husband Todd Sheppard. She is active in many community and charitable activities.  She occasionally takes roles in professional theater and has played the part of Patsy Cline in nine productions and/or tours of the musical, "Always...Patsy Cline."  In addition, for nine months she starred as the "Narrator" in "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" in Branson, Missouri.  She has recently starred in the musical “Ring of Fire” at a Cumberland County Playhouse in Crossville, TN that ran from this past August to Oct. 19 and played to sold-out houses the entire run.  She has recorded 6 CD’s, 4 Christian and 2 Country.

A special reception will be hosted by the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce immediately following the show.  Reception tickets are available with the purchase of a show ticket.  Tickets to the reception are limited.     

Ticket Price:  $25.00 Each

Reception:    $10.00 (with purchase of show ticket)


Tickets can be purchased at:

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce

120 E. Court Square, Suite 101, Somerville, TN. 



For tickets and/or more information call:  (Debbie Norton)  (Julie Perrine)

901-465-8690 (Office)


901-734-3514 (Cell) 

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