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The World Bids Farewell to Nancy Reagan As Our President Does Not Attend

The World Bids Farewell to Nancy Reagan As Our President Does Not Attend

Nancy Reagan Funeral

President Obama’s wife Michelle was present but missing was her husband who had a prior engagement in Austin, Texas, where he is a keynote speaker at South By Southwest. The SXSW Festival is an annual symposium for digital startups and emerging technologies that takes place each year in Austin, alongside film and music festivals. Former President George W. Bush and Laura Bush,Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rosalynn Carter, Tricia Nixon Cox, Steven Ford, Lynda Bird Johnson Robb, Luci Baines Johnson and Caroline Kennedy presented the former first families.

The funeral will be held today at 11am, with a musical prelude that began at 10.15am.

The program includes:

– Battle Hymn of the Republic sung by the Santa Susana High School Choir

– Reading of Proverbs 31:10-31 by Anne Peterson, Nancy Reagan’s niece

– A love letter from Ronald Reagan to Nancy Reagan, read by former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney

– Ave Maria, sung by opera singer Ana Maria Martinez

– Reading of 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18 by Barton Hegeler, Nancy Reagan’s nephew

– Reading of John 14:1-6 by Diane Sawyer

– Pie Jesu-Requiem, sung by Martinez

– Reflections by James A. Baker

– Reflections by Tom Brokaw

– Reflections by Patti Davis

– Reflections by Ronald Prescott Reagan

– Amazing Grace sung by the Santa Susana High School Choir

– Recessional with bagpipe played by Piper Major Bill Boetticher

– God Bless America

Attendee’s included:

– California Gov. Jerry Brown

Nancy Reagan Funeral, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Maria Schriver

– Former California Gov Arnold Schwarzenegger

– Former California Gov Pete Wilson

– Former US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi

– Newt and Callista Gingrich

– Former US Secretary of State George Shultz

Nancy Reagan Funeral, Katie Couric

– Katie Couric

– Sam Donaldson

– Steve Forbes

Larry King

– Larry King

– Chris Matthews

– Peggy Noonan

Arnold Schwarzenegger, Diane Sawyer

– Diane Sawyer

– Bo Derek

– Mike Love

– Wayne Newton

– Anjelica Huston

Melissa Rivers

– Melissa Rivers

– Former television producer George Schlatter

– Tina Sinatra

 Tom Selleck

– Tom Selleck

– Gary Sinise

– Yakov Smirnoff

– John Stamos

– Mr T

Nancy Reagan under her maiden name Davis appeared in eleven feature films, as was the contemporary of Debbie Reynolds and Janet LeeDuring her career, Davis served on the board of directors of the Screen Actors Guild for nearly ten years. In 1946 she was on Broadway she was in Lute Song with Mary Martin playing a lady in waiting.

 

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Suzanna, co-owns and publishes the newspaper Times Square Chronicles or T2C. At one point a working actress, she has performed in numerous productions in film, TV, cabaret, opera and theatre. She has performed at The New Orleans Jazz festival, The United Nations and Carnegie Hall. She has a screenplay and a TV show in the works, which she developed with her mentor and friend the late Arthur Herzog. She is a proud member of the Drama Desk and the Outer Critics Circle and was a nominator. Email: suzanna@t2conline.com

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