Atlanta, Georgia – The Atlanta Journal-Constitution is reporting that a source close to former President Barack Obama has confirmed he will be a speaker at Congressman John Lewis’s funeral.
Local station CBS46 is also reporting that Obama would be in attendance along with former Presidents George Bush and Bill Clinton. President Trump had announced earlier this week that he has no intention of attending the funeral.
Services for Lewis will be held at Ebenezer Baptist Church at 11pm on Thursday. The invitation only funeral will be led by Ebenezer’s Rev. Raphael Warnock.