CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Mecklenburg County Commissioner Neil Cooksey will be laid to rest on Saturday.
Cooksey had been battling pancreatic cancer for two years and died on Wednesday.
Cooksey was 51 years old. He leaves behind his wife and three children.
The funeral will be held at Carmel Presbyterian Church at 3:00 p.m. The public is welcome to attend.
Funeral for Mecklenburg County Commissioner Neil Cooksey Saturday
UNC Charlotte quarterback posts bail on rape charges
Police identify victim in south Charlotte shooting as East Meck HS senior
UNC Charlotte wide receiver, former Big 22 player, robbed at gunpoint
Fatal crash in SC may be connected to drive-by shootings