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Muhammad Ali’s Funeral And Prayer Services Begin As Many Gather To Wish Him Goodbye

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Jun. 9 2016, Updated 6:48 p.m. ET

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On June 9, hundreds of friends, family, and fans gathered to bid farewell to the late and great boxing legend, Muhammad Ali.

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The services took place in Louisville, Kentucky at Muhammad Ali’s Janazah funeral and prayer service.

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Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, even attended the service.

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The heavyweight champion died on June 3 from septic shock after being hospitalized for an infection.

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His health had been poor for years as he was also battling Parkinson’s Disease.

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Ali, 74, converted to the Muslim religion during his lifetime and was a devout follower.

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He will be laid to rest on June 10.

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Non-Muslims worshippers were also welcome to pay their respects to “The Greatest Of All Time.”

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Ali’s family has been posting loving messages and photos on social media, thanking the public for their support.

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Security was increased at the venue due to the high volume of attendees.

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