Nation pays final respects to Rev. Billy Graham (61 images)

Billy Graham, a spiritual counselor for every president from Harry Truman to Barack Obama and other world leaders for more than 60 years, died February 21, 2018, at age 99. Graham is the first religious leader to lay in honor at the Capitol.
Updated: March 2, 2018 at 3:11 PM
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The casket of evangelist Rev. Billy Graham is carried out of the Billy Graham Library for his funeral service in Charlotte, N.C. on Friday. Photo by Nell Redmond/UPI
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The casket is carried out of the Billy Graham Library. Photo by Nell Redmond/UPI
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The casket of evangelist Rev. Billy Graham is carried by his grandsons during his funeral. Photo by Nell Redmond/UPI
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From left to right, President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and second lady Karen Pence arrive for the funeral. Photo by Nell Redmond/UPI
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Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Archbishop of the New York catholic diocese, arrives for at the private funeral. Photo by Nell Redmond/UPI
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An othorodox priest arrives for at the private funeral. Photo by Nell Redmond/UPI
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Country music singer Ricky Skaggs attends the funeral. Photo by Nell Redmond/UPI
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