Our condolences to Blake Shelton. His father passed away last night. According to Blake's official website, Dick Shelton died surrounded by family in his home state of Oklahoma, after a long bout of illness, including a recent hospitalization for pneumonia.

"I appreciate your understanding during this difficult time and thank you for all your prayers. Your support means the world to me. I love you guys," said Shelton

via Blake Shelton's father dies - National CMT | Examiner.com.