In lieu of flowers, the Bush family has requested that donations be made to the George Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University.
The golden labrador who worked as a service dog for President George HW Bush has been pictured resting beside his coffin, in a moving tribute.
The other eulogists include former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney, former Sen. "President Bush was such an fantastic man yet there is a sense of peace knowing that he and Barbara are together again and with Robin and just that it was time for him".
President Trump plans to attend.
The service dog was assigned to former Prez Bush back in June, and Bush family spokesman Jim McGrath says Sully - trained by the nonprofit group America's VetDogs - will be reassigned now.
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- Specific tasks necessary for his match with the late president were fine-tuned and refined at the VetDog's Smithtown, New York campus.
Truman opted not to have a state funeral. Nixon was the first person in line to pay his respects.
On Monday, the former president's body will be transported from a funeral home in Texas to the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., for a short arrival ceremony.