Friends of Mike England are planning a benefit for upcoming funeral bills that will be held this Saturday at Dowdy Park in Summerville.

Organizers of the event say that Mr. England has a prognoses of less than six-months to live and they want to help raise money for funeral expenses by hosting the fundraiser.

The benefit will get underway at 10 AM and last until 5 PM.  A motorcycle ride will get underway, with kickstands up at noon.  Fees for the ride are $20 per bile and $5 for a passenger.  Also there will be music, BBQ, an auction, cake walk and face painting.

All proceeds will go to Mr. England’s funeral bill.