Ferlin Husky (December 3, 1925 – March 17, 2011). Born in Cantwell, MO. Served in the US Merchant Marine for five years through WW II transporting troops. His vessel participated in the D-Day landing at Cherbourg, France. Country singer with over two dozen top hits and best known for those that hit #1 on the charts like Gone and Wings of a Dove.