The Columbus Jazz Society is holding a fundraiser for Edred Mitchell’s family at 6-9 p.m. May 18 in the Liberty Theatre, 821 Eighth Ave.
Mitchell fought a long battle with brain cancer and had insufficient insurance.
His friends and colleagues will perform to help raise money for the family's expenses. All proceeds to go Mitchell's widow, Montheletha, and their sons, Brandon and MarQuen.
The performers include Ed Cox, Kevin Vannoy, Robert Orr, Suzanne Swan, Lou Vallee, Fred Ezekiel, Paul Vander Gheynst, George Corradino, Jim Evans and special guest Bill Perry.
Tax deductible cash donations can also be made at any CB&T and its Synovus affiliates. Checks should be made payable to: The Columbus Jazz Society/Mitchell.
Call Corrine Cox at 706-324-2125.