Whitney Houston Funeral Details


Funeral service will be a touching celebration of the legendary Whitney Houston’s life.

Aretha Franklin is sick and will not be attending or performing as scheduled at Houston’s funeral. Programs have been revised, and Alicia Keys, R Kelly and others will be performing.

Pastor Marvin Winans (Married Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown in 1992) – Will Deliver Eulogy
Rev. Joe A. Carter (Pastor at New Hope Baptist Church) – Will Officiate Service

Stevie Wonder – Scheduled To Perform
Aretha Franklin – Scheduled To Perform
Alicia Keys – Scheduled To Perform
R Kelly – Scheduled To Perform
Kevin Costner – Will Deliver Speech
Clive Davis – Will Say A Few Words

Others Attending and Paying Their Respects:
Dionne Warwick – Bobby Brown – Tyler Perry – Kim Burrell – Rickey Minor – Donnie McClurkin – CeCe Winans – Oprah Winfrey – Bill Cosby – Rev. Jessie Jackson – Rev. Al Sharpton – Darlene Love – BeBe Winans – Diane Warren – Antonio “L.A.” Reid – Bishop T.D. Jakes – Brandy – Ray J.

As stated in earlier posts…
The service will take place at New Hope Baptist Church in New Jersey and expected to run 90 minutes. Houston will be laid to rest, Sunday, February 19th, in the Fair View Cemetery in Westfield, New Jersey, where her father was buried in 2003.

Though this is an invitation-only service, fans will be able to watch a live stream of Houston’s funeral at noon (est) Saturday, February 18th via Internet or select TV networks. See previous articles for more information.

Posted on February 18, 2012, in K*Chele Magazine, Latest News, Music and Entertainment and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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