Governor Ann Richards Memorial Service

A memorial service was held for former Texas Governor Ann Richards, who died Wednesday, September 13, at the age of 73. Former Dallas Mayor… read more

A memorial service was held for former Texas Governor Ann Richards, who died Wednesday, September 13, at the age of 73. Former Dallas Mayor Ron Kirk, who was secretary of state for Governor Richards, served as master of ceremonies. The service included a video presentation and music by the Austin Wesley United Methodist Church Intergenerational Choir and Ms. Jessye Norman. Speakers reflected on Governor Richards' life and career, as well as her famous wit and personality.

The service was held in the University of Texas Frank Erwin Special Events Center in Austin, Texas. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Governor Ann Richards Memorial Service

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Program ID:
194346-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Austin, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Sep 18, 2006
Last Aired:
Sep 23, 2006

Airing Details

  • Sep 18, 2006 | 12:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 18, 2006 | 9:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 19, 2006 | 1:26am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 19, 2006 | 6:36am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 23, 2006 | 12:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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