Greensboro, NC-- Friday, Greensboro Police issued a traffic warning to drivers in the area of Alamance Church Road.
A funeral for Bishop Otis Lockett is being held at Mt Zion Baptist Church. Traffic is expected to be very heavy in the area until about 5pm.
Greensboro police are providing traffic control around the church at 1301 Alamance Church Road as vehicles arrive for the 10 am home going service.
Police will also manage traffic along the seven mile route on US 29 from the church to the private burial at Lakeview Memorial Park at 3600 North O' Henry Blvd. Traffic on this corridor is expected to be heavy with significant delays between 4pm and 5 pm.
Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes, or allocate additional time if traveling through this area.
GPD / WFMY News 2