Southern Rock Pioneer Gregg Allman Honored at Funeral by Ex-Wife Cher

MACON, Georgia — Former President Jimmy Carter and entertainer Cher were among the political and musical luminaries who attended the funeral for Southern rock pioneer and Allman Brothers Band vocalist Gregg Allman in Georgia on Saturday.

Hundreds of mourners joined a procession from the chapel where Allman was remembered in an intimate memorial service to his burial site at the Rose Hill Cemetery about a mile away in the city of Macon, some 85 miles south of Atlanta.




Image: Cher arriving to the funeral of Gregg Allman

Cher arrives for the funeral of Gregg Allman on June 3, 2017, in Macon, Georgia.