The family of late actress Cicely Tyson has announced that a public viewing will take place on Monday, February 15, 2021, 10 AM-6 PM ET.
Tyson will be lying in repose at Abyssinian Baptist Church, 132 Odell Clark Place between Lenox Avenue and Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Blvd. in New York, NY 10030.
Covid-19 protocols will be in place for this walk-by. Masks and social-distancing are mandatory, and no photographs will be permitted.
Tyson passed away on January 28 at the age of 96. She gained an Oscar nomination for her role as the sharecropper’s wife in the film Sounder and won a Tony Award in The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman.