Country-music songwriter Joe Allison has died at age 77 in Nashville from lung disease. Allison, a member of the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, composed such hit recorded by Nat King Cole, Patsy Cline, The Limeliters, Ray Price, Bing Crosby, Tom Jones and Eddy Arnold. He also worked as a producer working with Willie Nelson, Bob Wills, Hank Thompson and others. Elvis recorded Joe's biggest hit "He'll Have To Go'.
Source: Reuters / Updated: Aug 4, 2002