Public invited to memorial service to honor Maya Angelou

Union Baptist Church hosts a Community Prayer Service and breakfast to celebrate the inauguration of new Wake Forest president Nathan O. Hatch on Tuesday, October 18, 2005.  Dr. Maya Angelou, Reynolds Professor of American Studies, gives the keynote address during the service.

Union Baptist Church hosts a Community Prayer Service and breakfast to celebrate the inauguration of new Wake Forest president Nathan O. Hatch on Tuesday, October 18, 2005. Dr. Maya Angelou, Reynolds Professor of American Studies, gives the keynote address during the service.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Mount Zion Baptist Church in Winston-Salem will hold a memorial service to honor Maya Angelou on Thursday night.

The service will be held at 7:30 p.m. at 950 File Street.

The service is open to the public.

It remains unclear if the funeral will be open to the public.

Angelou was a member of the church for over 30 years.

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