Sammy Kershawis mourning the loss of his younger brother Minos Joseph Cashat, Jr. who passed away Friday.

There's no official word on how Minos died, but according to Taste of Country, it may have been cancer. The family is asking in Lieu of flowers, donations be made to : Miles Perret Cancer Services 2130 Kaliste Saloom Road Suite 200, Lafayatte, LA 70508. Another hint, Minos died from the disease.

Read Minos obituary from the Vincent Funeral Home.

Kershaw has had a rough year.  This past April, his house caught fire.  Luckily no one was injured.

Sammy Kershaw's Tribute To George Jones - "The Route That I Took" [VIDEO]

Sammy Kershaw takes you for a tour down memory lane in his latest video. The song is a tribute to George Jones titled, "The Route That I took." Click to check it out, Sammy syncs pictures and videos of himself and George through the years.