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Submitted by: Gene Graham [firstname.lastname@example.org] Recorded by Hank Williams, Sr. (With Audrey Williams) Words and music by Hank Williams, Sr. DEAR BROTHER [C] Dear Brother, Mama left us this morning Death's [G7] angels took her a-[C] way She's gone to meet Daddy up there in heaven But [G7] we'll meet again some [C] day. [C7] She [F] left this world with a [C] smile on her face Whisp'ring the Saviour's [G7] name [C] Dear Brother, Mama left us this morning For the [G7] city where is no [C] pain. As I stood by her bedside, those last few moments I lived my childhood again I thought of you Brother and of the old homestead And my tears they fell like rain.Home