Bernie Worrell, shown in 2002, died of lung cancer at his Everson home Friday, June 24, at age 72. His keyboard sounds and textures helped define the Parliament-Funkadelic musical empire.
Bernie Worrell, shown in 2002, died of lung cancer at his Everson home Friday, June 24, at age 72. His keyboard sounds and textures helped define the Parliament-Funkadelic musical empire. Kathy Willens AP
Bernie Worrell, shown in 2002, died of lung cancer at his Everson home Friday, June 24, at age 72. His keyboard sounds and textures helped define the Parliament-Funkadelic musical empire. Kathy Willens AP

Bernie Worrell, masterful P-Funk keyboardist, dies in Everson

June 27, 2016 12:18 PM