Daniel Whyte III, Gospel Light Society President, ‘Honored and Humbled’ to be Invited by Billy Graham Evangelistic Association to Attend Billy Graham’s Private Funeral

Daniel Whyte III

Daniel Whyte III, president of Gospel Light Society Intl. and GLM Omnimedia Group LLC (the parent company of BCNN1), is in Charlotte, NC, for the private funeral of Billy Graham.

Whyte received the unexpected invitation from the Billy Graham Evangelical Association a day after Graham’s death on Wednesday, February 21. Whyte is attending the funeral along with about 2,300 others who were also invited, including President Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, hundreds of Christian leaders, and over 100 international dignitaries from 50 countries.

Inside the "canvas cathedral" where Billy Graham's private funeral is being held. Photo taken by Daniel Whyte III, one of 2,300 individuals invited to attend.
Inside the “canvas cathedral” where Billy Graham’s private funeral is being held. Photo taken by Daniel Whyte III, one of 2,300 individuals invited to attend.

Whyte says he is “honored and humbled” to have been invited to attend. He is presently in the massive “canvas cathedral” where the funeral is being held. He sent back the photo above after his arrival.

He will share further thoughts and observations from the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association in Charlotte after this historic event for one of God’s greatest servants.

Daniel Whyte III’s ticket and invitation is below.

Whyte has previously called for a monument to Billy Graham to be built on the National Mall.

Click here to watch the private funeral online.

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Watch the full funeral service below.