A private burial service in Atlanta is scheduled for Thursday, July 30 for the late civil rights icon, John Lewis. The funeral follows a series of ceremonies honoring the longtime lawmaker. Lewis’ body was brought Wednesday to Atlanta from Washington, D.C. to lie in repose at the Georgia capitol in one of the last memorial services for the late Democratic congressman before he is buried on Thursday.
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