Message de l’Alabama Blues Project :
All of us at the Alabama Blues Project appreciate the condolences and support we have received during this sad time. Willie is surely missed, as he touched the lives of so many through his music and message of peace, love and social justice.
His funeral is scheduled for Sunday, March 15th at 2pm and will be held at the City Hall in Aliceville, Alabama. A wake will be held the day before on Saturday, March 14, from 1 – 3 pm at Willie King’s home in Old Memphis.
The Willie King Memorial Fund has been created for those who wish to help with funeral expenses and to create a historic marker celebrating Willie King’s life and works. In celebration of his life and many good works please send any donations to:
“The Willie King Memorial Fund”
c/o West Alabama Bank
PO Box 406
Aliceville AL 35442