Country music legend DON WILLIAMS, 2010 inductee to the Country Music Hall Of Fame, has died following a short illness. He was 78.

The Texas native turned out a string of hits that includes "TulsaTime," "Lord I Hope This Day Is Good," "It Must Be Love," "I Believe In You," and more beginning in the 1970s and running through the 80s and 90s.

Arrangements are currently pending.