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Tributes to Ron are invited: http://www.facebook.com/pages/A-Tribute-to-Professor-Ron-Walters/153170418040980?v=wall <http://www.facebook.com/pages/A-Tribute-to-Professor-Ron-Walters/153170418040980?v=wall> From: AMY T BILLINGSLEY <firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Media Advisory: Funeral Arrangements for Dr. Ronald W. Walters email@example.com <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org> Media Advisory Funeral Arrangements for Dr. Ronald W. Walters (WASHINGTON) --- Funeral services for Dr. Ronald W. Walters, the legendary civil rights activist, political strategist and distinguished scholar, who passed away on Friday, September 10 at the age of 72, will take place in Washington, D.C. On Sunday, September 19, a memorial service will be held at Howard University, On Monday, September 20, the funeral service will be held at the historical Shiloh Baptist Church and officiated by Reverend Jesse Jackson. Burial services will be held at Gates of Heaven Cemetery in Silver Spring, Maryland. Sunday, September 19, Celebration of Ron's Work Howard University, Crampton Auditorium 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Public viewing 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Memorial Service Monday, September 20, Celebration of Ron's Life Shiloh Baptist Church 1500 9th Street, NW 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Public Viewing 11:00 - 12:00 p.m. Funeral Service Burial Service Gates of Heaven Cemetery 13801 Georgia Ave. Immediately following funeral services Both events are open press. Media should look for subsequent releases for more information as it becomes available.