"Blessed Are They That Mourn, For They Shall Be Comforted" Matt 5:4
Senior Bishop George E. Battle Jr. and the Board of Bishops of the AME Zion Church mourn the passing of the 78th Bishop in Succession, Bishop Cecil Bishop

Please know that the funeral for Bishop Cecil Bishop will be held Friday, September 27, 2013 - 11:00 a.m. visiting hour and 12 noon the funeral will begin.

Trinity A. M. E. Zion Church
631 E Florida Street
Greensboro, NC 27406
(336) 274-4670

The family has entrusted the services to:

Long and Son Funeral Home
2312 Beatties Ford Rd
Charlotte, NC 28216
(704) 394-1111

If you are coming to the funeral and will need hotel accommodation, please know that we will make available the Four Seasons Hotel. I will speak with management with regard to a good room rate. You may telephone my office or email me for additional information.

Please pray for the Bishop Family.

Bishop George E. Battle, Jr.
Senior Bishop of the A. M. E. Zion Church and Presiding Prelate of the Piedmont Episcopal District

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