Former First Lady Nancy Reagan Laid to Rest


SIMI VALLEY, CA - Former First Lady, Nancy Reagan is being laid to rest today, in Southern California.

Funeral services are at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and will feature patriotic music and bible verses, mixed with a reading of one of the hundreds of love letters Ronald Reagan wrote to his wife.

Former First Ladies Rosalyn Carter, Laura Bush, Hillary Clinton and Michele Obama will be among those paying their respects.  Mrs. Reagan's two children, Patti Davis and Ronald Prescott Reagan are expected to speak. James Baker, who served in President Reagan’s administration and former NBC news anchor Tom Brokaw will also give remarks.

The funeral will be a private ceremony, but officials say more than 3,000 people passed the casket during public viewing.

Mrs. Reagan will be buried next to President Reagan.

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