BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — Funeral arrangements for long-time Southern University administrator and pastor Rev. Dr. Jesse B. Bilberry Jr. were announced Friday.

Funeral arrangements:

Sunday, Oct. 16

  • Public Viewing at 4 p.m. 
  • Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Omega Service – Community Reflections at 6 p.m. 

Monday, Oct. 17

  • Public Viewing at 8 a.m. 
  • Religious Services at 10 a.m. 
  • Interment at 2 p.m. at Louisiana National Cemetery (303 W. Mt. Pleasant Road, Zachary, LA)

Southern University officials said viewing and services will be held at Mount Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church, 9700 Scenic Hwy. in Baton Rouge.

Bilberry died on Friday, Oct. 7.