Gregg Allman’s funeral service in Macon

FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2011 file photo, singer Gregg Allman arrives at the 45th Annual CMA Awards in Nashville, Tenn. On Saturday, May 27, 2017, a publicist said the musician, the singer for The Allman Brothers Band, has died. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini, file)

Macon, G.a. (WJBF) – Family and friends are honoring the life, music and legacy of Gregg Allman this weekend.

A private memorial will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. for the Savannah native in Macon, Georgia.

Allman died from hepatitis c complications. Gregg Allman and his older brother Duane formed the Allman brothers band in 1969.

Former President Jimmy Carter plans to attend the service.

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