Listen: George H W Bush, President And Barbara Bush discussed on 24 Hour News
"High on Saturday thirty six announced Sunday thirty eight. Wins. News time, twelve oh six. The body of the forty first president, George H W Bush has arrived at its final resting place on the grounds of the presidential library in college station. Texas this casket was carried there on a special train dubbed forty one forty one and painted in the colours of Air Force One residents of small towns along the route gathered to wave at the train is past small group of friends and relatives gathered at the forty first president's family plot. President Bush was buried alongside his wife Barbara who died earlier this year and his daughter who died from leukemia in nineteen fifty three when she was only three years old earlier in the day. A funeral service was held at Saint Martin's episcopal church in Houston with Bush and former first lady Barbara Bush worship for more than five decades. It took on a more personal tone than the formal event had Washington National cathedral on Wednesday with remarks by family members and former secretary of state James Baker. Who was president George H W Bush White House chief of staff says he's friend exemplified America. Understood that q melody tour and not humiliation following adversary. Whereas the very best pass to peace and reconciliation Baker eulogized, the former president as a peacemaker and a truly beautiful human being is son, George W Bush who followed his father to the White House sat in the front pew near the flag, gray casket, enjoying the some one thousand mourners saying America, the beautiful. Republicans in North Carolina a calling for a bipartisan investigation into allegations of absentee ballot fraud. The executive director of the state's Republican party says he supports a new election. If allegations of fraud in the ninth congressional district race a proven Pru at impacted the outcome of the race. But Dallas Woodhouse says he's not yet ready to make that call. Clearly, if what you reported is verified by the state board of elections.."