ABC News will carry former first lady Nancy Reagan’s funeral service live Friday, seen locally on WTVO-17, beginning at 1pm CST.
She will be buried at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California beside beloved husband “Ronnie.”
In addition to an expected 1,000 invited guests, there will be readings by some well-known politicians and newscasters.
Journalists Diane Sawyer will give a Gospel reading and Tom Brokaw will share his thoughts.
Former President George Bush is the only president that will be in attendance, with President Obama scheduled to be in Texas for his speech to the South by Southwest conference.
Members of the Kennedy, Nixon, Johnson and Ford families will also be in attendance.