Nelson's Pal Dead At 56
WILLIE NELSON's longtime stage manager and "golf partner" has died, aged 56.
Randall 'Poodie' Locke toured with the country legend for more than 30 years. He died on Wednesday (06May09) of a heart attack at his home in Texas.
Locke appeared in Nelson's 1980 film Honeysuckle Rose.
He was also the owner of beloved Texas restaurant Poodie's Hilltop Bar and Grill.