Funeral service held at Baton Rouge church for singer Earl T. Ta - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Funeral service held at Baton Rouge church for singer Earl T. Taylor

Earl T. Taylor (Source: Family members) Earl T. Taylor (Source: Family members)
Mt. Zion Baptist Church (Source: WAFB) Mt. Zion Baptist Church (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

The funeral service was held Tuesday for a well-known musician in Baton Rouge.

Visitation for Earl T. Taylor was held Tuesday morning at Mount Zion Baptist Church.

Taylor had performed at the church for nearly 60 years.

He also sang at Bill Clinton's Inauguration in 1993 and appeared in several TV shows and movies.

Family members say he died from complications with cancer. He was 80 years old.

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