*Thousands of mourners have turned out for Michael Brown’s funeral Monday at Friendly Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis. [Scroll down to watch live.]
The Rev. Al Sharpton is among those scheduled to speak at the service, which is open to the public. The Rev. Jesse Jackson is in attendance, along with Sean “Diddy” Combs and filmmaker Spike Lee.
The families of Trayvon Martin and Sean Bell are also in attendance, as are Martin Luther King III and the Rev. Bernice King.
Among the politicians were there, too, including U.S. Rep. William Lacy Clay and U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill.
Family attorney Benjamin Crump is scheduled to read a message from the Brown family.
Brown, 18, was unarmed when he was shot and killed Aug. 9 by a white Ferguson police officer.
Three in attendance are representing the White House: Broderick Johnson, chairman of the My Brother’s Keeper Task Force, an Obama initiative to empower boys and men of color; Marlon Marshall, deputy director of the White House Office of Public Engagement, and Heather Foster, an adviser for the office.
Watch the service live below: