Eulogy For Chuck Berry
Eulogy for Chuck Berry
St. Louis, MO (KMOX) EULOGY FOR THE LATE CHUCK BERRY
Congressman Wm. Lacy Clay (D) Missouri
St. Louis, MO
Sunday, April 9, 2017
(Remarks as prepared for delivery)
Ladies and gentlemen;
Honored guests from around world;
First and foremost, I am here today to convey official congressional honors to a musical genius and proud son of St. Louis who created a new, quintessential American art-form…Rock n’ Roll.
Mrs. Berry, Ingrid, Melody, Aloha and Charles:
The world has come to St. Louis today to celebrate Chuck’s life and his remarkable music.
But there is another chapter in his story that…while …