Live Streaming of George Floyd’s Memorial Service
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George Floyd’s life and legacy will be honored in three cities starting on Thursday (June 4).
The first of the late 46-year-old’s three public memorial services will be held at North Central University in Minneapolis from 11 am to 1 pm PST family attorney Benjamin Crump told CNN. The two-hour service will feature a “national eulogy” from the Reverend Al Sharpton as well as words from members of Floyd’s family.
The service will reportedly be available to stream on NBC News.
A second memorial service will be held on June 6 in Raeford, North Carolina, the state where Floyd was born, at Cape Fear Conference B Headquarters. The public viewing will be held from 8 am to 10 am PST and the memorial service will start at 12 pm PST.
Floyd’s celebration of life services will then head to Houston, Texas, where he’d previously lived. On Monday (June 8), there will be a public memorial service and the Fort Bend Memorial Planning Center is handling arrangements that will take place from noon to 6 p.m. local time (10 am to 4 pm PST) at The Fountain of Praise Church at 13950 Hillcroft Ave. Center operator Bobby Swearingtonsaid, per USA Today, they are working to find a way to live-stream the services on their Facebook page and website. And on Tuesday (June 9), a private service will be held at an undisclosed location.
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