Lewis laid to rest at historic Atlanta cemetery

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After nearly a week of observances that took John Lewis' body from his birthplace in Alabama to the nation's capital to Georgia, the late civil rights leader was laid to rest Thursday in Atlanta. (July 30)
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Rep. John Lewis is laid to rest at South View Cemetery
Following Representative John Lewis’s funeral at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, the congressman's body is laid to rest at South View Cemetery.

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Capital of Georgia, United States
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State in the southeastern United States
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