Luke Bryan has canceled upcoming shows due to the death of a family member.
Ben Lee Cheshire, Luke's brother-in-law passed away suddenly in Luke's hometown of Leesburg, Georgia at the age of 46. Ben Lee Cheshire is the husband of Luke's late sister, Kelly who passed away suddenly in 2007.

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According to the Albany Herald, Cheshire's obituary:

Ben Lee Cheshire, 46, of Leesburg, GA died Saturday, November 29, 2014 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital. Graveside funeral will be held Tuesday at 11:00 AM at Leesburg Cemetery. Rev. Andy Hardin and Luke Bryan will officiate.

 

##Born in Albany, GA Lee had resided in Lee County since 1969. He was a graduate of Lee County High School Class of 1986 and attended Georgia Southern University.

Luke, Chris + Kelly Bryan in a family picture. (YouTube)

Luke's brother, Chris Bryan passed away in a car accident at the age of 26 right before Luke headed to Nashville for the first time.

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