Cicely Tyson's family plans public viewing on Feb. 15 for late Hollywood icon

Cicely Tyson
Posted at 12:31 PM, Feb 04, 2021

A public viewing for the late Cicely Tyson is planned for Feb. 15 in New York City.

Variety and USA Today reported that Tyson's family is scheduling the viewing at Abyssinian Baptist Church from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET.

According to Variety, COVID-19 regulations will be in place, including social distancing, and those in attendance must wear masks.

USA Today reported that photographs would be prohibited.

Tyson, who passed away on Jan. 28 at the age of 96, won an Emmy for her supporting role in the "Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All." She was nominated for 17 Emmy's over her 40+ acting career.