Trucker And Country Music Star Tony Justice Makes A Sad And Stunning Announcement
Little Rock, Arkansas – Trucker and country music artist Tony Justice took to social media on Friday to make a sad and stunning announcement.
Justice, who is a friend to thousands of truckers and to Transportation Nation Network, announced Friday morning via his Facebook fan page and his Twitter feed that his wife Misty has been diagnosed with breast cancer. The trucker and trucking industry country music star asked for prayers and said he would be using all his time “to be by her side for this unforseen journey.”
Also, in the announcement Justice said he would be postponing the recording of his upcoming “Eastbound and Down” tribute record which had been scheduled for release in 2019.
I am putting off the recording of my new East Bound & Down (The Tribute) album and any shows till further notice. My wife has been diagnosed with breast cancer and I will be using all my… https://t.co/73DJ4Wl6XP
— Tony Justice (@TheTonyJustice) December 7, 2018
Reaction To The News On Social Media
After the announcement, fans of Justice, who has hits like “Brothers Of The Highway,” “18 Wheels And Jesus,” and “Stars, Stripes and White Lines” during his musical career, began flooding his social media pages with well wishes.
Others shared similar stories including stories of hope and healing.
Transportation Nation Network also sent messages to our friends the Justices. In our messages we expressed our well wishes to both of them and also asked our viewers and members to pray for the Justice family during this time.
— TransportationNation (@TNationNetwork) December 7, 2018
Watch Tony Justice On Transportation Nation Network’s Original Series Trucking Shows
Tony has been a frequent guest on numerous shows and episodes of Transportation Nation Network original series shows for truckers. Most recently Tony was featured on the first episode of SEASON 2 of Transportation Nation Network’s original series show Truckerville.
The episode is entitled TruckerNation Rising and takes an in-depth look at the trucker advocacy group Tony founded called Trucker Nation. The group’s stated mission is to be a “a one stop shop where truckers can become better educated, engaged and efficient in understanding relevant industry matters no matter age, race, gender, ethnicity, or affiliation.” WATCH the 15-minute episode by clicking HERE.
Fans of Justice should also make sure to check out his full band concert performance of his hit “Stars, Stripes and White Lines” on a Truckerville episode from SEASON 1 entitled “Cornfield Of Dreams.” WATCH it HERE.
Tony has also been featured in two episodes of Transportation Nation Network’s original series trucking show The Driver’s Lounge. In one episode entitled “Justice For All” Tony discusses his life and career as a trucker and a country music artist. He even treats his fellow professional drivers with two live special acoustic performances including “Stars, Stripes and White Lines.” WATCH it HERE.
Join Us In Praying For Tony And Misty
All of us at Transportation Nation Network wish Tony and Misty the very best in their battle ahead and will be praying for them, their family and friends during this time. We hope you will join us in doing the same.
Featured image shared courtesy of Misty Rich Justice/Facebook