Pigeon Forge, TN - Southern Gospel Music Association (SGMA) Executive Director, Charlie Waller, announced the recipient of this year's James D. Vaughan "Impact Award" will be Louise Mandrell. When told of the news, Louise said, "To say that I am honored and humbled by this award would be an understatement. Sharing God's Love with audiences through Gospel music has always been very important to me. I thank you and I thank our Lord for the blessings that he has allowed me to enjoy."
Louise will be appearing in person to accept this award. The award will be presented October 2, 2013, at the annual SGMA Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony/Singing New Fan Awards. The event will be held at D.P.'s Celebrity Theatre inside Dollywood in Pigeon Forge, Tenness.
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