Spring Hill Funeral Home in Nashville, Tennessee confirmed his death on Sunday. Services have not yet been announced. Born in the Shenandoah Valley in Virginia, Wiseman worked as a sideman for bluegrass pioneers like Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs and Bill Monroe. He recorded for Dot Records in the 1950s, eventually working as a label producer. He was a founding member and the first secretary for the Country Music Association.
He was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2014.