Rock & Roll guitarist Bo Diddley, who was so iconic he had a drum beat named after him, has also passed away on June 2nd, 2008. He was 79 years old.
Saturday, June 7 Funeral Service – 2:00 PM (Open To the Public ) Showers of Blessing Harvest Center, 2615 SE 15th Street/Gainesville, FL. Pastor Willie King, Pastor Memorial – Non-Religious – 6 – 9 PM. A celebration of Bo Diddley’s life featuring members of his touring band and guest musicians. Martin Luther King, Jr. Multi-Purpose Center1028 NE 14th St, Gainesville, FL 32601. (352) 334-5053