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Memorial Services for Lynyrd Skynyrd Bassist Were Open To Public

The memorial service for Lynyrd Skynyrd bassist Leon Wilkeson, who died July 27, were held Aug. 1 at 11 a.m. at Evergreen Cemetery in Jacksonville, Fla. They were open to the public.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made to the Musician's Assistance Program (MAP), and may be mailed to 817 Vine Street, Suite 219; Hollywood, Calif., 90038. Phone: (888) 627-6271.

Wilkeson, 49, died in his sleep of natural causes.