President Trump to Attend the funeral service for former President George Bush, however, he would not Deliver Eulogy.
Trump did not attend Barbara Bush’s funeral, however, he is scheduled to talk to George W. Bush by phone on Saturday to offer his condolences.
the president and First Lady Melania Trump would join the lineup for the state funeral service at Washington National Cathedral on Wednesday.
eulogies will be delivered by former President George W. Bush, Mr. Bush’s son, and two friends, former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney of Canada and former Senator Alan Simpson, Republican of Wyoming.
Jon Meacham the Pulitzer-winning historian and author of the definitive biography of the 41st president will be responsible for rounding up the speakers.
Mr. Bush’s coffin was being flown on Monday to Joint Base Andrews outside Washington and will be taken to the United States Capitol, where he served four years as a member of the House in the 1960s. Congressional leaders plan a ceremony in the Capitol and he will then lie in state there until Wednesday morning before being brought to the cathedral.
the late president would be placed next to the love of his life Barbara Bush, in the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University.