Eddy Bolton is a singer/songwriter born and raised in Texas. As tenor for the legendary Speer Family, he made multiple appearances on the Gaither Homecoming programs. Eddy's song "You Had Your Hand on Me," which found chart success, is his testimony. Eddy now lives in Nashville, Tennessee, with his wife, Julie, and their dog, Snickers. Eddy's grandson Bailey was the inspiration for the main character of this series.