This is an excerpt from an earlier article of mine regarding Whitey.
Whitey was very good friends with Lefty Frizzell. When Left passed away Shafer wrote a song to honor Lefty called, "Lefty's Gone." Whitey is a Hall of Famer who has penned such hits as "Does Fort Worth Ever Cross Your Mind"
Let's help the, "All my Exes live in Texas," songwriter to getting feeler better and at the very least, alleviate some of the financial stress he is feeling right now.