Presidents Say Farewell To Coretta Scott King
PRESIDENT George W Bush and former US presidents Bill Clinton, GEORGE HW BUSH and Jimmy Carter joined celebrities including Steve Wonder to pay their final respects to Coretta Scott King at a funeral service in Atlanta, Georgia this morning (07FEB06).
The funeral was held at the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, where the civil rights champion's daughter, BERNICE, is a minister.
King, the widow of assassinated Dr Martin Luther King Jr, died on 30 January after a long battle with ovarian cancer. She was 78.