FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – Funeral arrangements for Michael Brown have been announced by his family. The teen was shot and killed by a police officer on August 9th. Since the shooting demonstrations have erupted in the suburb of St. Louis.
The funeral for Michael Brown, Jr. will take place on Monday, August 25, 2014. A release from the National Action Network says that Rev. Sharpton will deliver the eulogy and Rev. Michael Jones will officiate. Family members will be among the speakers.
The service begins at 10:00am at Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church on Dr. Martin Luther King Dr in St. Louis.
Representatives for the family say more information will follow once arrangements are finalized.