Michelle Obama to speak at Maya Angelou memorial service

First Lady Michelle Obama will Speak at Maya Angelou’s Service

The memorial service for the iconic poet and educator will take place Saturday at Wake Forest University

by The Washington Post, June 6, 2014

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Michelle Obama to speak at Maya Angelou memorial service

Michelle Obama to speak at Maya Angelou memorial service

Michelle Obama will speak at Maya Angelou's memorial service.

First lady Michelle Obama will speak at a private memorial service for writer and poet Maya Angelou on Saturday. President Obama and the first lady remembered Angelou, who died last week at 86, as a "fierce friend" whose work long influenced them and their families.

Michelle Obama will speak Saturday morning at Wake Forest University's Wait Chapel.

 
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