Dolly Parton Used Her Role As A Gay Icon To Help Her Own LGBT Family Members Come Out Of The Closet!
We've always said the biggest thing about her is her heart!
Dolly Parton may be 70 years old, but that doesn't mean she's stuck in the past when it comes to important social issues.
Not only is she a gay icon, but she's actually used her pro-LGBT attitude to better the lives of her family members as well!
Speaking with Pride Source on Tuesday, Dolly admitted that homosexuality wasn't always in style when growing up in the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee… simply because they didn't know it existed!
However, once she learned more about the community, she was determined to help her queer country folk come out of the closet, saying: