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This list contains some of the best country songs about saying goodbye, ranked by your votes. Goodbyes come in many forms, but there are great country goodbye songs for all occasions. This list of the best country songs about saying goodbye includes sad songs, happy songs and songs that say don't let the door hit you on the way out.

If you are looking to shed some tears to a sad country goodbye song, pop on Garth Brooks' classic, “The Dance.” This song finds Brooks reflecting on the concept that it is better to have loved and lost than never loved at all. Toby Keith wrote the country song, “Cryin’ For Me (Wayman’s Song),” to say goodbye to his friend Wayman Tisdale who passed away in 2009.

Do you prefer a happy country goodbye song? Give a listen to “Wide Open Spaces” by The Dixie Chicks. This song celebrates moving on to new possibilities. “Live Like You Were Dying” by Tim McGraw is another uplifting country goodbye song that promotes enjoying every moment of life.

Which song on this list of the best country songs about saying goodbye is your favorite? Be sure to vote it to the top and please add any we may have missed.
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The Dance Garth Brooks

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There Goes My Life Kenny Chesney

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56 24
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You’ll Think of Me Keith Urban

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47 19
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Kerosene Miranda Lambert

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41 15
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Diggin’ Up Bones Randy Travis

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54 26
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Picture to Burn Taylor Swift

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39 16
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A Better Man Clint Black

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37 17
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Goodbye In Her Eyes Zac Brown Band

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44 24
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She Wouldn’t Be Gone Blake Shelton

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37 18
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35 18
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36 21
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Wide Open Spaces Dixie Chicks

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33 20
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Here Comes Goodbye Rascal Flatts

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25 14
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26 15
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Starts With Goodbye Carrie Underwood

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25 18
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Bye Bye Jo Dee Messina

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20 13
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Good in Goodbye Carrie Underwood

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25 19
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24 18
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Goodbye Time Blake Shelton

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17 11
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The Long Goodbye Brooks & Dunn

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Goodbye Earl Dixie Chicks

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24 21
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A Bad Goodbye Wynonna Judd, Clint Black

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12 8
Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Country Songs About Saying Goodbye
AidanBitterman added Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye Luke Bryan

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Bryn Chambers added I'll Think of Something Mark Chesnutt

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15 14
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I'll Never Say Goodbye Dolly Parton

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21 21
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Down to Our Last Goodbye Willie Nelson

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8 6
How Can I Tell You Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Country Songs About Saying Goodbye
Barry Mardit added How Can I Tell You Goodbye

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Last Goodbye Miranda Lambert

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12 12
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Farewell Party Alan Jackson

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11 11
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Thirteen Mile Goodbye Randy Travis

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11 12
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When Goodbye Was a Word Trisha Yearwood

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1511258275648 added Please Remember Me Tim McGraw

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12 15
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11 14
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Monday Morning Church Alan Jackson

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Heath Daniel added Answer the Phone

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9 12
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Trouble With Goodbye LeAnn Rimes

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15 20
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Kiss Goodbye Little Big Town

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11 15
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Saying Goodbye Sara Evans

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Dude added Farewell Party Joe Nichols

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8 12
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Why Would I Say Goodbye Brooks & Dunn

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I’m Movin’ On Rosanne Cash

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11 16
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Kissing You Goodbye Waylon Jennings

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7 11
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Farewell Party John Denver

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AidanBitterman added Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye Deep Purple

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10 15
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Why We Said Goodbye Tim McGraw

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10 15
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9 14
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Bye Bye Blackbird The Everly Brothers

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8 13
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Hello Love Goodbye Willie Nelson