Funeral plans for Whitney Houson set for Saturday in Newark

Pop star Whitney Houston's funeral service will be held at the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark where she first showcased her singing talents as

NEWARK - Pop star Whitney Houston's funeral service will be held at the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark where she first showcased her singing talents as a child.

The owner of the Whigham Funeral Home in Newark says Houston's funeral will be held at noon.

Houston was found dead in her hotel room in Beverly Hills on Feb. 11.

Her body arrived in New Jersey last night at Teterboro Airport.

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