TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – Flags were flown at half-staff Friday at state and local government buildings in Tallahassee to honor legendary Florida State University football coach Bobby Bowden, who died Sunday at age 91.
“Bowden was an impactful leader and empowered his players to be the same. He lived a remarkable life with a strong Christian foundation serving God’s purpose on and off the field,” a Gov. Ron DeSantis memo said Thursday.READ MORE: ‘Treating Those Immigrants Like Dogs’: North Miami Mayor Sickened By Images Of Border Patrol Agents Using Whips To Corral Haitian Immigrants
Bowden will lie in honor from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the Old Capitol and will lie in repose from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Moore Athletic Center at FSU’s Doak Campbell Stadium.READ MORE: ‘Such A Demonic Spirit’: 70-Year-Old Man Stabbed In Random Attack At Miramar Plaza
A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center.MORE NEWS: Florida Cabinet Approves 13-Mile Extension Of Dolphin Expressway
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