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Watch Ralph Stanley’s Live Memorial Service

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Fans across the globe will be able to watch the public funeral for legendary bluegrass musician Ralph Stanley.

Beginning at 6 p.m. EST today (June 28), Stanley’s memorial service at the Hills of Home Park in McClure, Va. will be streamed through WYMT. The ceremony has been opened for any fans who want to honor the influential musician, who passed away on June 23 at the age of 89 due to complications from skin cancer.

You can watch the live stream of the ceremony through WYMT, beginning at 6 p.m. EST, below.

Stanley’s family members will be joined by various members of the bluegrass and country music community during the visitation and funeral service. Nathan Stanley, Bryan Marshall, Walter Carlton, Evan Stout, Jason Armes, Ralph Stanley II, and Ralph Stanley III will act as Pallbearers during the service. Honorary Pallbearers will include close friends and collaborators Ricky Skaggs, Josh Turner, Jim Lauderdale, Dewey Brown, Ralph Murphy, Bobby Hammons, and unspecified members of the Clinch Mountain Boys.

READ MORE: Watch Ralph Stanley Perform ‘Man of Constant Sorrow’ at the Opry

In lieu of flowers, Stanley’s family has asked that fans donate to the Shriner’s Childrens’ Hospital or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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Watch Ralph Stanley’s Live Memorial Service