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Little Richard to be buried at Oakwood Memorial Gardens tomorrow

His funeral is scheduled for tomorrow and will not be open to the public.

Rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Little Richard will be buried at Oakwood University tomorrow.

Gerald Kibble, director of Oakwood Memorial Gardens, said the private funeral will be held Wednesday and will not be open to the public.

Little Richard’s close friend Pastor Bill Minson said the singer was an alumnus of the university. Little Richard died Saturday at the age of 87 in Tennessee due to bone cancer.

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