HOUSTON — Some 1,500 guest are approaching Saturday during a private wake for Barbara Bush during a nation’s largest Episcopal church. First lady Melania Trump, former President Bill Clinton and Hillary Cliuton, and former President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are among those approaching to attend a by-invitation-only use during St. Martin’s Episcopal Church in Houston.
Burial will follow during a Bush Library during Texas AM University, about 100 miles northwest of Houston. The funeral site is in a gated tract surrounded by trees and nearby a rivulet where a couple’s 3-year-old daughter, Robin, who died of leukemia in 1953, is buried.
In a matter expelled Friday, a family pronounced Barbara Bush had comparison son Jeb Bush, a former Florida governor, to broach a acknowledgment along with her longtime crony Susan Baker, mom of former Secretary of State James A. Baker III, and historian Jon Meacham, who wrote a 2015 autobiography of her husband.
Thousands of people on Friday paid respects to Barbara Bush, mom of a nation’s 41st boss and mom of a nation’s 43rd. Bush died Tuesday during her Houston home. She was 92.