The gold hearse containing Whitney Houston's coffin
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Whitney Houston's coffin arrives at New Jersey church

The body of Whitney Houston has arrived at the New Hope Baptist Church in New Jersey, where she sang in a gospel choir run by her mother.

Police have cordoned off streets surrounding the church where her funeral will take place, with pockets of fans gathering outside the perimeter.

A golden hearse was used to transfer Houston's coffin from a nearby funeral home to the church.

  • 18 Feb 2012
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