Thursday, March 30, 2006

Buck Owens Funeral Set For Saturday, Sunday

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (Wireless Flash - FlashNews) – Funeral services for country legend Buck Owens will take place on Saturday (Apr. 1) and Sunday (Apr. 2) in his home town of Bakersfield, California.

The public viewing of Owens’ body will be on Saturday at the Buck Owens Crystal Palace between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m., while the actual service will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Valley Baptist Church.

Although the media is not allowed inside the Palace for the viewing, they are allowed to interview fans outside. In addition, press covering the actual funeral need to check in at the church at 1:15 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the Owens family requests donations be made to the Bakersfield Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

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