A memorial tribute will be held at Charles Herbert Flowers High School for students and the community at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011. The Memorial Tribute will be in the school gymnasium.
Due to limited seating at the location of the funeral for Dr. Flowers, students are NOT encouraged to attend unless they personally knew Dr. Flowers. The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 4 at Lanham United Methodist Church, 5512 Whitfield Chapel Road, Lanham, MD 20706. The viewing will be from 9-11 a.m.
Despite rumors, Charles Herbert Flowers High School will remain open on Friday, Feb. 4. Students who personally knew Dr. Flowers and plan to attend the funeral will need to bring the funeral program to the attendance office in order to receive an excused absence.