Celebrating 60 years of changing lives in song and word this is the story of Dottie Rambo. Shes probably writing the music, that Gabriel will play when the great trumpet sounds. This flower has been reported and will not be visible while under review. She endured so many trialsl and tribulations for our listening pleasure. This is in tribute to a fine Christain lady, and I know she is safe forevermore. Thanks for your help! Let us remember her and her family. Of course she told me that I did too. Surgery will follow as soon as he is physically able. First Amendment: Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances. I enjoyed the broadcast of her tribute. The third time I met her she held a singing at Bro. Our prayers of peace and comfort are with all the families. Another great song. Seven other people were injured in the accident, which happened about 2:20 a.m. while Rambo was on her way to a Mothers Day performance in Texas. My mother Dottie; I bet she and Vestal are singing with all the great ones that have gone on before! Paula Dean Roland,Oklahoma. When I heard of Dotties homecoming, I sank down to the floor in my kitchen and my heart ached. She herself is Sheltered in her loving Gods arms. People like Dottie Rambo, are the reason I have such a love for Southern Gospel music. Apr 23, 2014 - Explore Bigjim's board "DOTTIE RAMBOS FUNERAL", followed by 113 people on Pinterest. I got to hear maybe four songs, but that was OK. To view a photo in more detail or edit captions for photos you added, click the photo to open the photo viewer. Dottie Rambo Dottie Rambo (March 2, 1934 May 11, 2008) was an American Southern Gospel singer, songwriter, and musician. Keep on singing Dottie!!! Elvis Presley, Barbara Mandrell, Carol Channing, Whitney Houston and Dolly Parton are among those who have recorded Ms. Rambos songs. Now you can be apart of the great heavenly choir. Now, its her turn to rest in His Arms. Now, its up to us to catch-up with her. May God bless Dotties family our own father was killed in a car accident two years ago and my brother, sister and myself sang Sheltered in the Arms of God one of my favorite Dottie Rambo songs at his funeral. If I was impacted, Dottie has touched countless lives by sharing the word of God through her music and life. The 58-year-old singer-songwriter, who won country music's first Grammy for a female vocalist died at 9:43 a.m. CDT, said Barbara Cramer, spokeswoman for Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Joyce "Dottie" Rambo, an influential gospel singer and songwriter, died early yesterday (May 11) when her tour bus ran off the highway and struck an embankment. Thank you Dottie for the gift you shared with us through your music. I thank God for Dottie and now she is with Him and our Savior. Dottie Rambo was the most respected and beloved gospel songwriter in the world. May all the Glory be to our Lord Jesus Christ. When I walk hand-in-hand with my Redeemer. Friends have established a fund in the name of Larry Ferguson at the Citizens National Bank in Springfield, Missouri to help with these immediate expenses, as well as those who are injured. I believe my two favorites are We Shall Behold Him, and He Sees Me Through The Blood. Her music and ministry has been a part of my life through childhood and an inspiration to me throughout my adult life. I will see you again, but this earth is quieter and sadder for your absence. From Terminal 2, the metro is available from 05:57 to 00:07. Dottie Rambo. I first heard the Rambos sing when I was a child and would go to gospel singing with my Mother. Aug 21, 2016 - I found this video footage from April 26, 2008 just today, January 7, 2016. almost 8 years later! Surely, Dottie Rambo was the greatest gospel singer/song writer of all time. To take me across to His homeland divine; Are you sure that you want to remove this flower? Larry came thru surgery fine and must be on complete bed rest for . Her life work of music included around 3,000 published works, an extreme accomplishment. One of my favorite Dottie Rambo songs is "The Holy Hills of Heaven Call Me." My prayers are with Reba and family, and all the other families affected. God bless. WHAT AN ACCOMPLISHMENT TO BE ABLE TO SERVE THE MASTER IN SUCH A WAY THAT YOU UNKNOWINGLY AFFECT SO MANY PEOPLES LIFE LIKE DOTTIE RAMBO DID. So incredibly encouraging and inspiring, never condescending, judgmental, or exclusionary. While we now have a void in the Gospel Music Community, we should thank God for the Inspiration and gift HE give us with Dottie Rambo. Dottie, you now are certainly, Sheltered Safe Within the Arms of God!!! Failed to remove flower. From that moment on I loved her and her misic. I was shocked and shaken as I read the news that Dottie Rambo had been killed in an accident. When I found her sitting calmly in her chair, she said Honey, come sit down here beside me. Your account has been locked for 30 minutes due to too many failed sign in attempts. Change). Known for their innovative style of Awards and Achievements inverted, three-part harmony, The . !What a blessing she has been to so many of us!!!!!!! Jimmie Davis, Dottie Rambo. Dottie is now with her Lord. I KNOW GOD IS GETTING READY FOR HIS GREAT RETURN AND I NEVER HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO MEET YOU BUT WHEN THE DAY COMES FOR HIS RETURN I WILL! . Learn more about managing a memorial . Again Dottie Looked up in the bleachers but Buck had started Swing Low Sweet Chariot. Several members of her family in CR attend my husbands church. I coudnt believe my ears; yet, I knew in my spirit what Is hearing. "Rambo dies in a fatal bus accident" ^ Missouri State Highway Patrol - Crash Report Details. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Her songs will continue to minister until Jesus returns. He loved the Lord and I can just hear him playing his guitar and singing with Dottie! Please be in prayer for her manager, Larry Ferguson, who remains in critical condition at last report. Joyce Reba (Dottie) Rambo. There was a problem getting your location. Chris Barnes, 22, Ms. Rambos Web master and Mr. Fergusons assistant, was in serious condition. Now our prayers and concerns must turn to the others that were injured in the accident. I was so touched by her music. Her funeral was held at Christ Church in Nashville, Tennessee on May 19, 2008. Her music crossed all genres of music. May God be with all of us and her family in the days ahead. This post is being updated on the Isaacs Fan Message Board Quote: Updated: Sunday 7:44pm It has just been confirmed that singer/songwriter Dottie Rambo was killed in a bus accident early this morning. Metadata: NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP)-Gospel music legend Dottie Rambo died early Sunday, May 11, when her tour bus veered from a Missouri highway and struck an embankment. The Holy Spirit really filled Dottie, and allowed her to reach millions around the world! You can find out more and change our default settings with Cookies Settings. This account already exists, but the email address still needs to be confirmed. Dottie herself has told of when shes battling for her life on several occassions the enemy had caused newspapers to run stories that she had died. I really dont. I will also pray for the others that were with her and are in need of healing. I plan to meet her in heaven some day. Photos. This cross marks the spot where Country music female vocalist Dottie West was in her fatal car accident on the way to a performance at the Grand Ole Opry. Family and Friends. Although I never personnally met my sister-in-christ; my heart was broken when I heard the news late Sunday night. She was 74. Dottie looked disturbed. Good news yesterdayre Chris, Ronnie and Larry at DottieRambo.net: "UPDATE: 5/15/08 - 7:35 PM - LETTER FROM BECKIE SIMMONS:May 15, 2008. I have followed her music most of my life. The tears just flowed. She was a great and a great christian. She was wonderful. PRAISE GOD FOR THE HOPE WE HAVE IN JESUS!!! Flowers added to the memorial appear on the bottom of the memorial or here on the Flowers tab. I have followed her ministry since the day she started. Visitations and services are open to the public unless otherwise noted. When Im down I pray and listen to her songs. Will fly away with you; High into the sky, Here are a couple of more updates for Tues and Wed. UPDATE: 5/13/08 - 4:45 PM - STATEMENT FROM JUDY FERGUSON:Sunday morning, May 11, at approximately 2:19 a.m. the bus Dottie Rambo was traveling in was hit by high, gusty winds and pushed down an embankment into a median on I-44 near Mt. God bless all those injured as well and heal them. My encounters with Dottie have been in her songs. You are so cool! Heaven is now so much sweeter because Dottie is up there singing her little heart out. I work for Renfro and had went backstage to see Loretta Lynn, and surprised to see and meet Dottie. What an incredible talent and gift she possessed. To Dottie Rambos Family and Scores of Friends.Also to Her TBN Gospel Singer, Songwriter. . My mom and I loved the Rambos and saw them when we were younger and when the three of them were still together. We will miss her. May God wrap His loving arms around you guys and give you comfort as only He can. Rest on faithful soldier you will be sorely missed but remembered with great love. Oh wont that be a hallelujah meeting when we get to the other side? What a Halleujiah time they are having.I grew up on Dottie Rambos annointed singing and she is truly Sheltered in the Arms of our Almighty God tonite. Avocados- Although not my favorite, are high in fats, the good Always know that you are a part of my life and heart. We werent able to stick around after her concert and prayer service to meet her in person. We just watched the show Fame and Faith on Gospel Music channel on Dottie and relived her life and we were hearing how excited who was about life and the fact that The Lord Lives. Jones, Kim. Dottie was travelling to meet Lulu Roman and Naomi Sego at a Golden Girls of Gospel concert in North Richland Hills, Tex., at the Fountain of Life church. We have lost so many in the last few years. By the 1950s she had married Buck Rambo and had her daughter, Reba. I was first introduced to Dottie Rambo by my cousin Shirley Beecham back in the sixties. Dottie was one of their favorites. They were hospitalized in Springfield, Missouri with moderate to severe injuries, according to the Missouri Highway Patrol. This dear woman gave me encouragement to keep pressing on when nothing else could help. Larry, we count it a priviledge to be your friend and pray Gods will in your life and are praying for you. We have not had the opportunities to sing together much over the years but for the Mothers day we were in church together and were able to sing together again. But little did I know that the legendary Dottie Rambo had fallen asleep in the arms of God on that bus that night. She was my idol when I was a teenager. By Free Britney at Feb 12, 2015. All in all, Dottie Rambo has had more than 2,500 published songs. NASHVILLE - The daughter of songwriter Dottie Rambo sued companies from which Rambo leased the tour bus that crashed and killed her last May. I am glad that I had the chance to meet her. She made such an impact on my life. Doctors tried several attempts to save her life but with no success. She has been honored with several awards, including: In regards to her passing, Mr. Gene Higgins, President of the Christian Country Music Awards, said, "Dottie Rambo has been an influence in Christian music for five decades. She was 74. I remember her comng to our church, Walnut Grove First Pentecostal church in Dawson Springs, Kentucky; I played drums for her to sing, she never looked down on anybody or thought she was better than even a young boy like meshe even thought enough to get me a set of drum sticks from Larry London, the drummer she recorded with and Elvis did also. What a loss to this world, a Great Woman of God, but apparently God needed her to help HIM finish up the last songs for the homecoming of all HIS Children. YOU will indeed be missed, but you will never know the impact that you gave this world. And it still brings tears to my eyes knowing we have lost yet another GREAT on earth. I grew up singing her songs in church with my mother and grandmother but didnt have the honor of meeting her until fall of 2006 at Dollywood. My sympathy goes to Reba and the family. Dottie is an inspiration to all of us who enjoy singing, as I do also and sing a few of her songs in my min-concerts. According to the Troopers' report, the 1997 Prevost Dottie was traveling aboard ran off the roadway, struck the guard rail and an embankment. Dottie and I talked often about my fears, and one day she called me and said Heidi, come on over here now., and hung up. Dottie Rambo was born on March 2, 1934 in Madisonville, Kentucky, USA. Hello this Shelly Blanchard. Love and Prayers to your family and friends. May God bless and comfort those closest to her, and may God strengthen those who were injured during this tragic accident. She was an inspiration to all that knew her, she was always in my prayers. As a child (Im 50 now), the first songs I ever remember hearing were those by The Gospel Echos, then The Rambos, then Reba and anyone else who was a Rambo or part of the family. I treasure her music and praise God that I was able to meet her. She had stopped by to see Loretta and while there, Fell and sprained her ankle. They were awesome. She was healing from a broken leg, but was so amazing. I was so confused trying to live a christian life as a teenager, having problems at home, at school and just not doing well. (including the likes of Ched Atkins) Amazon Photos Unlimited Photo Storage Free With Prime: Prime Video Direct Video . The survivors have sustained multiple injuries and are receiving medical care. There wasnt a dry eye in the congregation that evening! Yes indeed Ms. Dottie will be missed. Shirley Cohron, Pat Jones, Patty Carpenter and Joe Hatfield were part of the group at different times. The song writers help us all worship the Lord in spirit and in truth. As a bus driver, myself, I ask that you remember Ronnie in your prayers. Our hearts grieve here on earth with the loss of such a servant of God who followed HIS leading throughout her entire life. Dotties music has been part of my christian life ever since that concert. Oh my gosh I bought one of each album they had and listened to them at home all the time. Funeral services to celebrate the life of Buck Rambo will be 2:00 PM Monday February 29 at the Church of the City, 828 Murfreesboro Road, Franklin, TN 37064. She will always be remembered by the Blanchard family. Search above to list available cemeteries. She will be greatly missed. I pray that God will see you through this difficult time. Her faith and love for Jesus carried her through a life that was fully lived for the glory of God. I loved her and her music and find it so uplifting and so much power from the Holy Spirit in her songs. She was God gifted and blessed with his annointing ever so much!!! Praying for Larry, Ronnie & Chris also. (LogOut/ She will be greatly missed here but how heaven must be rejoicing. Dottie and Bucky Rambo held a revival in our church in Washington P.A. Dottie was just here in our Urbana in March for a down home performance,so imagine our shock when I read on the front page of our paper today. I ask the Lord to give peace and healing. She was a Grammy and multiple Dove Award-winning artist. I dont think it has fully sank in yet that Dottie is gone home. At the age of 13, Reba began traveling with her parents, Buck and Dottie Rambo, in the legendary southern Gospel group, The Rambos. Ms. Rambo met Buck Rambo at age 16 and they married soon after, forming a gospel trio that would launch a 50+ years career in Christian music. Michael W. Horner May 15, 2008 My spirit was always in sync with Dotties. Ms Rambo. Ill never forget Ms Dottie,the songs she sang and wrote. I would always want to go with my mother at intermission to talk to Dottie because at that time, she recognized my mother, Danita Sudderth. I will Dottie Rambo I love her singing and So did my wife. In 1989 Dottie ruptured a disc in her back that caused her vertebrae to calcify to her spinal cord. I didnt get to thank her in person down here, but I will have the chance when I meet her in Heaven. By age 10 she was playing guitar and singing on local country radio. That song and the way she sang it got me thru some of the hardest times in my life. Not only in the gospel music industry but also in secular music. Libbi Perry Stuffle She was a giant in the gospel music industry, said Beckie Simmons, Rambos agent. Really, I prayered Dear Havenly Father Touch everyone who was in the bus with her and Dottie also if there is the slightst chance of her pulling through.Then GODS peace came around me and said, Dottie is at peace with me now. I replied,Thank you, dear Heavenly Father for letting me know without a dout she has gone on to heaven with you. With His assurance that her fight and battle here on earth was over I then went on to sleep. :o) It makes me sad that I didnt take the time to write this down when Dottie could read this. Dottie though Shes the queen of gospel music!!!! I know God will comfort you with His love and give your courage for tomorrow. People I believe, that we will be singing one of her songs when Jesus comes back for us. I am was born in 1953. We will remember you Dottie, the mighty handmaiden of the Lord, his heavenly songbird. I loved the song she sang The good old have passed away, and I couldnt call them back if tried. How we need a touch from Him in a way that penetrates deeper than any thing in the natural can manifest. 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