RT Video/DVD DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 261565065 LA English T1 Rosa Parks memorial Washington D.C., October 31, 2005 A1 Goodman, Amy,, Browning, Grainger., Norton, Eleanor Holmes., Height, Dorothy I., Carr, Johnnie Rebecca,, Bond, Julian,, Kinsey, Bernard,, Ifill, Gwen., Brownback, Sam,, Conyers, John,, Winfrey, Oprah., Carson, Julia., Watt, Melvin L.,, Stabenow, Debbie., Tyson, Cicely., Gordon, Bruce., Kennedy, Edward M., Green, Ernest G., Keith, Damon J., Democracy Now! (Organization), PB Democracy Now! PP [United States] YR 2005 AB Oct. 31, 2005, thousands of mourners filled the Metropolitian AME church in Washington for a memorial service for the late Rosa Parks, who died at the age of 92. Over the past two days, more than 40,000 people had filed past her casket in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda Monday where her body had lain in honor. She was the first civilian and only second woman or African-American to receive such an honor. Speakers at Monday's memorial included Oprah Winfrey, actress Cicely Tyson, NAACP chair Julian Bond, civil rights pioneer Dorothy Height, Parks' childhood friend Johnnie Carr, Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton and NAACP President Bruce Gordon.