This is the story of an adopted child, deceived and robbed
of her true and rightful heritage. It tells of her fight
to gain recognition as the daughter of County Music's first
Superstar. Starved of love and affection, Jett Williams
unlocks the secrets of her existence as Hanks little girl,
as records and documents, hidden for thirty years are exposed.
The Jett Williams best selling autobiography 'Ain't Nothin'
as Sweet as My Baby', tells the story of her struggle to
prove her paternity. Antha Belle Jett was born on 6 January
1953, daughter to Bobbie Webb Jett and Hank Williams. Hank
Williams sadly died in the back of his Cadillac on 1 January
1953 just five days before his daughter was born. Hank had
made provision for her and was taking custody of the child
he wanted. Due to the pre-mature death of Hank Williams
his mother Lillian, began a two-year effort to adopt the
child and died two months after completing the process.
With the death of Hank's mother Jett Williams was to travel
many roads. Rejected by the Williams family, she was put
out to a foster home at the age of 2 years and later adopted
by Wayne and Louese Deupree. It wasn't until the age of
21 that Jett's adoptive mother told her that there was a
rumour, she might be the daughter of the legendary Hank
In the early 80's, Jett made every effort to learn whom
her real parents were. Her journey was to uncover deliberate
fraud during years of research into her mysterious past.
This story tells how the legal system stole from this dead
man and his child and reveals the secret family history.
Jett Williams also came to know Hank Williams had a complex
life and during his last four years was fraught with insurmountable
problems. Learn in Jett's words of the last thirteen months
of Hanks life, how he lived in great pain, both physical
and emotional. What caused his death? Where he died?
A tough cookie who knows where she's at and where she's
going, this book tells it all! How the lawyer Keith Adkinson
helped Jett gain her inheritance then become her husband.
How Jett made a career of her own in country music wearing
the white hat and carrying on her father's legend.
Buy this book, read this book, you don't want to miss it!
Nothin' as Sweet as My Baby can be obtained
in the UK from A& R Booksearch 01503 22 246