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George Beverly Shea
Born February 1, 1909(1909-02-01)
Winchester, Ontario, Canada
Died April 16, 2013(2013-04-16) (aged 104)
Montreat, North Carolina, U.S.
Cause of death Stroke
Nationality Canadian-American
Alma mater Annesley College,
Houghton College
Religion Christianity
Spouse Erma L. Scharfe (m. 1934–1976, her death)
Karlene Aceto (m. 1985–2013, his death)

George Beverly "Bev" Shea (February 1, 1909 – April 16, 2013)[1] was a Canadian-American singer and songwriter of gospel music, and has written several hymns. He gained American citizenship in 1941. He worked with Billy Graham for a long time.