Funeral arrangements have been announced for Sunday in Deep Gap for Doc Watson.
The funeral will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 3, at Laurel Springs Baptist Church on U.S. 421 in Deep Gap, according to Hampton Funeral Service. The body will lie in state at the church from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
The Rev. Gary Watson and Pastor Larry Young will officiate, and burial will follow in the Doc and Merle Watson Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday at Laurel Springs Baptist Church. At other times, friends may call at the home of Watson's brother, G. David Watson, at 2930 Deerfield Road in Boone.
For more information, visit http://www.hamptonfuneralnc.com .