Pat Summitt’s Funeral & Memorial: News, Details & Updates

Pat Summitt died at the age of 64. (Getty)

Pat Summitt died at the age of 64. (Getty)

With the passing of Pat Summitt, fans are anxious to pay their respects to the legendary Tennessee coach. The family announced in a statement that a private funeral will be held for Summit with just family and friends. The statement noted a public memorial service would be held at a later date.

The family held a private funeral on Thursday, June 30.

WTVC is reporting the memorial will be on July 14 at 7 p.m. at Thompson-Boling Arena, home of the Tennessee Volunteers basketball teams.

Here is the excerpt from the family’s statement:

A private service and burial for family and friends will be held in Middle Tennessee. A public service to celebrate her life will take place at Thompson-Boling Arena, on the campus of the University of Tennessee-Knoxville. Details for the celebration of life will be shared at a later date,” the statement reads.

Heavy will continue to update this as more details are released.


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