Dad Speer

March 10, 1891, Fayetteville, Georgia.

September 7, 1966, Nashville, Tennessee.

Woodlawn Cemetery, Nashville, Tennessee.


Speer grew up in Houston, Alabama. He was inducted into the Gospel Music Association Hall of Fame in 1971, and the Southern Gospel Music Association Hall of Fame in 1997.

  1. Best of All, Jesus Will Be There, The
  2. Bridegroom Is Coming, The
  3. Bring It to the Lord in Prayer
  4. Come On, We’re Traveling Up
  5. Daniel Prayed
  6. Dearest Friend I Ever Had, The
  7. Don’t Be Discouraged
  8. Glory All the Time
  9. Glory, I Am Saved
  10. God So Loved the World
  11. Going Home
  12. Going Over Home
  13. Going to Glory
  14. He Said He Would Love Me
  15. His Mercy Endureth Forever
  16. I Am Going Up High
  17. I Am Happy
  18. I Am Longing to See
  19. I Am on My Way to the Land of Day
  20. I Am on the Highway
  21. I Am Serving Christ My Savior
  22. I Am Traveling the Highway
  23. I Feel the Love of God
  24. I Have a Friend
  25. I Have a Friend in Jesus
  26. I Have a Song of Praise Now
  27. I Have It in My Soul
  28. I Love My Blessed Lord and King
  29. I Love My Savior Best of All
  30. I Never Shall Forget the Day
  31. I’ll Say Goodbye to This Old World
  32. I’m Nearing the Ending of My Journey
  33. I’m Waiting the Call
  34. In Heaven Above
  35. It Was for You and Me
  36. It Won’t Be Very Long
  37. I’ve a Home That’s Far Above the Trouble
  38. I’ve a Mansion Way Up Yonder
  39. Jesus Is a Friend of Sinners
  40. Jesus Is Our Leader
  41. Loving Friend, A
  42. Make Sure You Are Right with God
  43. My Soul Is Now Singing
  44. My Wonderful Friend
  45. New House on the Hilltop, A
  46. O the Glory Did Roll
  47. O There Will Be Shouting
  48. O What a Blessing He Is to Me
  49. On That Glad Day
  50. On to Glory Land
  51. Press Along to Victory
  52. Shadows Will Flee, The
  53. Shining for Me
  54. Sing a Song
  55. Sing Me a Song About Jesus
  56. Singing on the Glory Land
  57. Thank God for the Beautiful Sunshine
  58. There Is Glory Waiting
  59. There’s a Beautiful Home Far Beyond the Blue Sky
  60. There’s a Hand Guiding Me
  61. There’s Gonna’ Be a Meeting
  62. Wake Up
  63. We Shall Ride Above the Clouds
  64. We’ll Have a Good Time There
  65. What’s the Use to Worry, When You Can Pray?
  66. When I Start to the Skies
  67. Where Milk and Honey Flows
  68. While Walking in the Light
  1. Dearest Friend I Ever Had, The
  2. Heaven’s Jubilee
  3. I Know My Savior Cares for Me
  4. I Never Shall Forget the Day
  5. I Want to Be Ready to Meet Him
  6. I’m His and He Is Mine
  7. O Remember Me!