Detroit guitarist Johnnie Bassett will be laid to rest with two days of commemorations.
Visitation for Bassett, who passed away Aug. 4 from cancer, will run 3-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, at the O.H. Pye III Funeral Home, 17600 Plymouth Road, Detroit. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, at the New St. Mark Baptist Church, 24331 W. Eight Mile Road, Detroit.
The public is welcome.
Bassett released his final album, "I Can Make That Happen," earlier this year as the follow-up to 2009's "The Gentleman is Back."