Funeral services will be held Aug. 1 and 2 for jazz musician Lionel Ferbos, the New Orleans trumpeter and singer who died July 19 at age 103.
Public viewing will be from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Aug. 1 at Charbonnet Labat Funeral Home, 1615 St. Philip St. Musical and family tributes will begin at 7 p.m.
On Aug. 2, visitation will be from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 2022 St. Bernard Ave. Musical and family tributes are scheduled for 9:10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. A funeral Mass will begin at 11 a.m.
A horse-drawn carriage, accompanied by a second-line procession, will take the body to Mount Olivet Cemetery, 4000 Norman Mayer Ave. in Gentilly, for burial.
Ferbos died two days after he celebrated his 103rd birthday with friends and family at the Palm Court Jazz Café.
He had appeared at the Palm Court for decades and was a regular at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, the French Quarter Festival and Satchmo Summer Fest.
Ferbos worked as a professional musician for most of the 20th century.