Kim Porter she will sit down to rest in the same place where she was raised … and Diddy is to make sure that the ceremony is appropriate for the woman who says she was more than a soul mate.
Sources close to Diddy Tell us that Kim's funeral will be held on Saturday in Columbus, Georgia. Porter grew up in Columbus and graduated from Columbus High in 1988. It is also the same place where his mother, Sarah, was buried in 2014.
Our sources say that on Friday night, Kim's friends and family will gather in the city for a dinner. The funeral will be held the next day and the family is planning an event for Sunday.
As for the funeral … they tell us that Diddy wants an extravagant ceremony. Our sources say he is talking about Kim's coffin riding a horse drawn carriage.
Celebrity Pastor T.D. Jakes It will lead the service.
Diddy held a memorial for Kim on Sunday night at his Bel Air home, where about 100 people attended and shared memories of Porter celebrities such as French Montana and Mary J. Blige and Pharrell.
Early Sunday, Diddy he broke his silence at his death, saying: "For the last three days I've been trying to wake up from this nightmare, but I have not done it, I do not know what I'm going to do without you, baby."
Diddy continued … "I miss you so much, I'm going to pay tribute today, I'll try to find the words to explain our inexplicable relationship, we were more than best friends, we were more than just soulmates, WE HAVE SOME OTHER SHIT, and I miss you so much. Black Love. "
TMZ broke the story … Porter was found dead in his house L.A. Thursday. Nearby sources told us that she recently got sick with the flu and complained that she was not feeling well on Wednesday night before going to bed. The relatives tried to wake her up on Thursday, without success. She was declared dead in her house.
It is not clear if the flu was an underlying cause of death. Kim had traveled to Africa shortly before his death and authorities are studying the possibility that he has hired something there.
The cause of death should be known in 4 to 6 weeks after the toxicology results.
Kim was 47 years old.