Oprah, The First Lady Pay Tribute to Maya Angelou at Memorial Service

June 7, 2014 5:22 PM

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The life of Maya Angelou was celebrated on Saturday morning, as various friends and family paid tribute to the poet, author and civil rights activist at her memorial service in North Carolina.

Clinton was among those who spoke during the service, telling mourners that he "loved Maya." Angelou penned the poem "On the Pulse of Morning" for his first presidential inauguration in 1993. "She called our attention in thousands of ways to her belief that life is a gift manifested in each new day,...

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