Homegoing Service Details Announced for Daryl Coley

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Daryl Coley Homegoing ServiceTBR — The family of Gospel Legend Daryl Coley have released Homegoing details.

Homegoing services will take place on Saturday, April 2, 2016, at the City of Refuge Los Angeles where Bishop Noel Jones is the pastor.

The City of Refuge will also live stream the service and will provide a link on their church website.

Daryl Coley passed away at the age 60. He will truly be remembered as one of the greatest male vocalists and tenors of all times.

Coley’s multi-decade career began as a singer with Edwin Hawkins, which led to being a songwriter and musical director for Lady Tramaine Hawkins.  Lead vocal appearances on recordings for James Cleveland’s Gospel Music Workshop of American resulted in Coley’s solo debut, Just Daryl.  Following was a string of Stellar, Dove and GRAMMY nominations for career-defining albums including Beyond the Veil: Live at Bobby Jones Gospel XII and Oh, the Lamb.”

Coley recorded a landmark collection of more than 100 studio performances and worked with some of the music industry’s legends, including Stevie Wonder, Nancy Wilson and Philip Bailey.  Most recently, he received a Doctorate of Sacred Music from the Ray of Hope Theological Seminary and Bible College International School of Divinity.