Rayshard Brooks' Funeral Services Scheduled This Week

The public viewing is Monday and the private funeral is Tuesday.

Amanda Cooper
June 22, 2020 - 12:38 pm

Services for Rayshard Brooks are scheduled to take place Monday and Tuesday at Ebenezer Baptist Church:

MONDAY: The Viewing for Rayshard Brooks is from 3 p.m. – 7 p.m. (Please do not form lines before noon on Monday)

  • No large purses/bags. 
  • Purses/bags larger than 6x6 inches subject to search. 
  • All people entering will undergo security screenings.
  • Ebenezer Baptist Church does NOT permit weapons inside. 
  • Covid-19 screening will occur upon entry, including temperature checks. Guests will temperatures will NOT be permitted inside.
  • Facemasks MUST be worn inside the building at all times. 
  • No cameras/cell phones or photography inside the sanctuary. This will be strictly enforced by security. 
  • Jackson Street and Auburn Avenue will be closed surrounding the church. *See above guidance

TUESDAY: The Funeral for Rayshard Brooks is private.

The family is asking if crowds gather outside of the church during the funeral, that they sit, and/or kneel in solidarity with the family.