Harold Gilley (January 8, 1942 - July 2, 2013)
Harold Gilley is a Southern Gospel songwriter. His compositions have been recorded by such artists as the Happy Goodmans, the Chuck Wagon Gang, and Greater Vision. He was also the bass singer for the Statesmen in 1994, then with Palmetto State Quartet from 1994-1997. Harold also sang with the Landmark Quartet, Songfellows Quartet, Blackwood Quartet, and Mercy’s Way with Danny Funderburk. He also had his own group called Southern Gold.
1994 Praying Tree (MorningStar Records/MSC-4202): Peaceful Stream; Swing Down Sweet Chariot; From Time On My Hands To Time On My Knees; Praying Tree; Jesus Have Mercy On Me; Just A Closer Walk With Thee; Yesterday; Peace In The Valley; Wayfaring Stranger.
2003 The Burning Bush (Custom Records): The Burning Bush; American Trilogy; Peaceful Stream; God Shall Wipe Away All Tears; City On A Hill; Jesus Have Mercy On Me; Somebody's Knocking; I'd Rather Have Jesus; Wave On Old Glory; Pray On.