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Jacko’s fans can mourn at grave on his death anniversary

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If everything goes well then Michael Jackson’s fan can look forward to pay tribute to the deceased King of Pop by burning candles at his grave on his death anniversary later this month. This comes as a result of heavy pleas from the late singer’s family to allow fans into his burial site to pay tribute to him.

According to Contactmusic,

Plans are expected to be finalised this week to allow admirers of the ‘Thriller’ star - who died of acute Propofol intoxication on June 25 2009 - intoForest Lawn Memorial Park, in Glendale, Los Angeles, following pleas from the late singer’s family. Glendale Police Sergeant Tom Lorenz said: “We understand that Forest Lawn is working with the Jackson family for some kind of commemoration. We will be working closely with Forest Lawn to ensure the safety of those who want to pay their respects to Michael Jackson while ensuring the safety of others who are coming to the cemetery to pay respects to their loved ones.”
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Michael Jackson laid to rest at Forest Lawn Memorial Park

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After a long wait of 70 days, the King of Pop was finally laid to rest at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale, Calif., on Thursday. Jacko shares his final resting place - the Grand Mausoleum - with Hollywood legends including Clark Gable, Jean Harlow and W.C. Fields.

people reports,

After a prayer by Pastor Lucius Smith and a gospel sung by Gladys Knight, Clifton Davis performed the Jackson 5 song he wrote, “Never Can Say Goodbye.” Jackson’s father Joseph and the Rev. Al Sharpton addressed the mourners, as did close friends and family.

After the ceremony, the brothers carried the casket to the Grand Mausoleum, where at 9:43 p.m. Jackson entered his final resting place.

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