Don Williams performs onstage during 2013 Stagecoach: California's Country Music Festival held at The Empire Polo Club on April 28, 2013 in Indio, California.
Country music singer and songwriter Don Williams has died, according to The Tennessean.
Williams had fought a short illness, reports said. He was 78 years old.
Williams has been in Nashville, Tennessee for decades and was in the Country Music Hall of Fame. He retired in 2016.