Ferlin Husky at the Grand Ole Opry. “Wings of a Dove’ is a country song written by Bob Ferguson in 1958. “Wings of a Dove” was most popular when it was recorded by Ferlin Husky in 1960. The Ferlin Husky recording went to number one on the country charts for 10 nonconsecutive weeks. What did you think? Please tell us in the comment section below and remember to sign up for our free newsletter.