Buck Owens’ Funeral Scheduled

Funeral services will be held Sunday (April 2) in Bakersfield, Calif., for Country Music Hall of Fame member Buck Owens. The singer, songwriter and businessman died Saturday (March 25) of an apparent heart attack at age 76. Owens’ body will lie in state Saturday (April 1) from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. at his Crystal Palace club and museum in Bakersfield. The funeral is scheduled for Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Valley Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Bakersfield SPCA.