Los Angeles, Calif. -friends and family are the first to bid the King of Pop goodbye in a private ceremony to be held before his public memorial.
A family funeral for the late pop icon will be held on the morning of Tuesday, July 7, before his remains will be brought to the public memorial service at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
There are no details yet revealed as to where the private funeral is to be conducted. Reports say however, that the King of Pop will be laid to rest at the Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Hollywood Hills.
Ken Ehrlich, producer of the Grammy Awards, will hold Jackson’s public memorial at the said venue, says that the public service will not be a extravagant tribute concert-with no dance numbers.
He added however that the service will feature “some types of performances.”