New Hope Baptist Church
The document states furnishings, clothing, jewelry and cars should go to her surviving children and the money will go into a trust.
Pastor Joe Carter presided over Whitney Houston’s funeral Saturday. After attending her private burial Sunday, he spoke exclusively with CBS 2, sharing his thoughts on the emotional weekend.
Some of the biggest names in entertainment packed the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark on Saturday to say goodbye to music legend Whitney Houston.
The world is saying goodbye to Whitney Houston today. The pop icon is being laid to rest in Westfield following her funeral at New Hope Baptist Church in Newark.
Fans and childhood friends of Whitney Houston who won’t be attending her private viewing or funeral have been leaving heartfelt messages of sympathy outside the funeral home.
Newark Police Director Samuel DeMaio says those not on the guest list for the funeral shouldn’t even bother showing up to the New Hope Baptist Church on Saturday.
Though fans maybe not be able to hold a public farewell at the Prudential Center as previously anticipated, publicist Kristen Foster said the Associated Press will stream the service live on Saturday.
Gov. Chris Christie says he’s been getting a lot of e-mails and calls from people upset over his decision to lower flags to half staff Saturday to honor Newark native Whitney Houston.
Houston’s funeral service will be Saturday at noon in the sanctuary of New Hope Baptist Church, but is by invitation only
Sources: Whitney Houston’s Family Wants Funeral Held At Prudential Center; Casket Arrives At Teterboro
The Los Angeles coroner’s assistant chief Ed Winter said Monday that bottles of prescription drugs were found in Whitney Houston’s hotel room, but that they were not in large quantities.
A bouquet of flowers and a sympathy card greeted worshipers as they arrived at New Hope Baptist Church in Newark Sunday – the church Whitney Houston called home as a child.