Death of Mindy McCready

November 20, 1975 - February 17, 2013
Heber Springs, Arkansas | Age 37

Country singer star dies at 37
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CHRIS TALBOTT, The Associated Press

HEBER SPRINGS, Arkansas (AP) — Mindy McCready threatened to kill herself after losing custody of her sons earlier this month, yet she was allowed to leave a court-ordered drug rehabilitation program days before she apparently killed herself, her ex-boyfriend said Monday.

Billy McKnight, who was in a long, rocky relationship with McCready and who is the father of her oldest child, Zander, said the 37-year-old mother of two stayed in the in...

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