Lucius R. Weathersby

The Johnson Chapel flag has been lowered to half-staff in memory of organist and composer Lucius R. Weathersby, a visiting artist at Amherst College and assistant professor of music and African world studies at Dillard University in New Orleans, who died suddenly on March 17. He was 37 years old.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, March 20, at the South Congregational Church at 45 Maple Street in Springfield, Mass. (One block south of State Street and the Quadrangle, www.sococh.org, 413/732-0117.)