Obama Delivers Stirring Eulogy at John Lewis Funeral Service: ‘A Man of Pure Joy and Unbreakable Perseverance’

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Former President Barack Obama delivered a stirring eulogy at late congressman John Lewis' (D- GA) funeral service in the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta on Thursday -- focusing on his perseverance, his greatness, and his humility.

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Published on July 30, 2020 -  00:36
Obama To Eulogize John Lewis, Clinton and Bush To Attend, Trump Refused
Former President Barack Obama will give the eulogy at US Rep. John Lewis' funeral. The funeral will take place on Thursday, according to reports at CNN. Former Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush will attend the service. Current President Donald Trump said Monday that he wouldn't pay his respects to Lewis. Trump has refused to honor Lewis while he lay in state at the US Capitol or participate in his service.

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