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DALLAS Funeral services have now been set for former Dallas City Council member Al Lipscomb.

The 86-year-old civil rights activist died Saturday after a prolonged illness.

A public viewing will take place at the Hall of State building at Dallas Fair Park on Thursday and Friday starting at noon.

A wake is scheduled Friday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the same location.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Friendship-West Baptist Church, 2020 West Wheatland Road, in Dallas.

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