Official Media Briefing About Death of Billy Graham in Charlotte, North Carolina
POSTED: Feb. 21, 2018, 11:43 A.M. ET
The first official media briefing regarding the death of Billy Graham will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 21, in the Media Center at the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association headquarters, located at 1 Billy Graham Parkway, Charlotte, NC 28201 (three miles south of Charlotte Douglas International Airport). Members of the media must apply for media credentials for on-site coverage by filling out the media registration form.
Official spokespersons for the Graham family and the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association will brief reporters on the following:
- Circumstances of the death of Billy Graham
- Official sources of information about the death of Billy Graham
- Graham's funeral and interment arrangements
- Media operations
Media credentials are required for coverage of all memorial events on-site at the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (1 Billy Graham Parkway, Charlotte, NC 28201). Every member of the media must apply for media credentials by filling out this form. Submission of an application does not guarantee the approval of a media credential.
The media entrance is the Billy Graham Library entrance (located off Westmont Drive). Upon arrival, media must present a photo ID and one of the following: a working press identification, an official media outlet business card or a letter on outlet letterhead. Parking passes are required and will be distributed at the media entrance upon arrival.
Limited space will be available for media to attend the funeral and separate credentials are required. To apply for funeral credentials, see “Obtaining Media Credentials for Private Funeral Service.”