More details have been revealed about George Jones’ funeral service. It will be taking place tomorrow (Thursday, May 2nd) at The Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee. The service will begin at 10 am with doors opening at 9am CST, and it will be open to the public. Some notable guest speakers and musicians will take the stage as well.
The funeral service will be broadcast live on TV networks CMT, GAC, RFD, and FamilyNet, as well as local Nashville stations WKRN 2, WSMV 4, WTVF 5, WZTV 17. You will also be able to watch online at Opry.com/georgejones/.
Charlie Daniels, Vince Gill w/ Patty Loveless, Alan Jackson, Ronnie Milsap, Kid Rock, The Oak Ridge Boys, Brad Paisley, Randy Travis, Travis Tritt, Tanya Tucker, and Wynonna will perform at the service. Speakers include Former First Lady Laura Bush, Kenny Chesney, Grand Ole Opry VP&GM Pete Fisher, Governor Bill Haslam, former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee, Barbara Mandrell, and CBS News’ Chief Washington Correspondent Bob Schieffer.
Find out how you can leave a message in the funeral guest book here.
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