What's closed on national day of mourning for George HW Bush's funeral

Angelo Anderson
December 6, 2018

The arrival in Houston came hours after Bush's legacy was honored at a state funeral in Washington D.C., during which he was eulogized by his son, former President George W. Bush, who labeled his father "a great and noble man".

Google has replaced its normally colorful logo with a charcoal gray-colored one on the National Day of Mourning for former President George H.W. Bush, whose state funeral is Wednesday.

Wednesday's national funeral service caps three days of remembrance by dignitaries and ordinary citizens.

Melania Trump shook former President Barack Obama's hand, then that of former first lady Michelle Obama, and then Former President Bill Clinton before waving to former first lady Hillary Clinton and the Carters who were all seated too far for her to reach.

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The Bush family joined President Trump and all former living former presidents, as well as world leaders and other distinguished guests, at the Washington National Cathedral.

Under the search and infamous "I'm Feeling Lucky" button is a line of text that simply reads: "President George H.W. Bush, 1924 - 2018".

In addition to the former presidents, former vice presidents and their spouses were also present.

George H.W. Bush's casket departed the US Capitol.


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