Bob Elkins, Actor In Loretta Lynn Biopic ‘Coal Miner’s Daughter,’ Dies at 89

Bob Elkins, Actor In Loretta Lynn Biopic ‘Coal Miner’s Daughter,’ Dies at 89

His character gives a big break to Sissy Spacek’s Loretta Lynn in the acclaimed biopic. Loretta Lynn performs during the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn. Erika Goldring/WireImage Bob Elkins, who had a small but pivotal role as a radio disc jockey in Coal Miner’s Daughter, died Wednesday in a nursing home in Cold…