A conversation with Little Jimmy Dickens

By Suzanne Higgins

shiggins@wvpubcast.org 
Little Jimmy Dickens was born and raised in Raleigh County. At 87, he’s the oldest living member of the Grand Ole Opry. Dickens is known for his rhinestone suits, 10-gallon hats and novelty songs like “May the Bird of Paradise Fly Up Your Nose.” But there’s a serious side to Dickens, as Suzanne Higgins found out in this interview.

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