"He smiled all the time, even when he was deeply ill. And his sense of humor never wavered," Slagsvol wrote of the late "Margaritaville" singer.
The singer's daughter Sarah said on Instagram that “in his final days, I saw who he was: a man whose spirit could not be broken.”
"I tried to decode his thoughts through the Buffett songs he chose to play on our drives, as if some secret message to me was hidden in the lyrics."
The iconic "Margaritaville" singer was 76.
Legions of music fans along with President Joe Biden paid homage to Buffett following the beach-bum singer-songwriter's death on Friday.
The performer and businessman "lived his life like a song till the very last breath," said a statement on his website.
One Ohio couple won with a vocal-conch duet of Elvis Presley's "Hound Dog."
"It was some of the worst sick I've ever been," a travel agent said.
The star of Jimmy Buffett's new musical is proud not to fit into anyone else's mold.
Six-year-old Isaac Estes said his favorite part of vacation was eating at LuLu's.