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President Obama to deliver eulogy at Rev. Pinckney's funeral

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CHARLESTON, SC (FOX Carolina) - President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden will travel to Charleston on Friday to attend the funeral services of Rev. Clementa Pinckney.

White House officials confirm President Obama will deliver the eulogy.

Pinckney's casket will be at the Statehouse for public viewing on Wednesday afternoon.

Additional public viewings will be held Thursday at a Columbia church and at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church.

The funeral is set for 11 a.m. Friday at TD Arena.

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