Friday 4 December, 2020

Toots to be buried on November 8

The cover of the funeral programme for the October 15 thanksgiving service to celebrate the life of late reggae icon Frederick 'Toots' Hibbert.

The cover of the funeral programme for the October 15 thanksgiving service to celebrate the life of late reggae icon Frederick 'Toots' Hibbert.

Frederick 'Toots' Hibbert, frontman of Toots and the Maytals, will be buried at the National Heroes' Park in Kingston on Sunday, November 8.

There will be viewings in Treadlight district in Clarendon as well as the National Arena in Kingston. 

“There will be tributes from several industry members both here and overseas for Toots Hibbert, as well as performances. There will also be viewings in Treadlight district in Clarendon and the National Arena in Kingston,” a source told Loop News.

Hibbert had been slated to be interred at the Dovecot Memorial Park in Spanish Town, St Catherine, after a thanksgiving service at the Perry's Funeral Home in Spanish Town, on October 15. However, the family members were not able to find the burial order, a requirement for interment, and the body was returned to the funeral home. 

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