Walter Hawkins Funeral Being Streamed Live on KTVU.Com
Watch Walter Hawkins' Funeral Being Streamed Live on KTVU.Com
The service started at 11am, but you can watch Walter Hawkins' funeral from your own home via the KTVU website. It is experiencing a heavy volume of traffic at this time so it may take a few moments to load.
The funeral is taking place at Prayer Tabernacle Church of Love, Inc in Bridgeport Connecticut and Hawkins' family, friends and admirers have come to pay their last respects to the Gospel singer and to say goodbye. Hawkins died on Sunday July 11 at the age of 61 after battling pancreatic cancer.
There will also be a Gospel music tribute to Hawkins, shown on the Gospel Music Channel this Sunday July 25 2010 starting at 8pm ET. It is calld The Man, The Music, The Ministry: A Musical Salute to Bishop Walter Hawkins.
Some of the biggest names in gospel music such as Yolanda Adams, Mary Mary, and BeBe Winans will join together to celebrate the life and achievements of Bishop Walter Hawkins. The special tribute concert will follow Walter Hawkins Faith & Fame that is scheduled to air at 6 pm ET.