DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A memorial service for late Southwest Airlines co-founder Herb Kelleher is set for next week.'I Feel Like I'm Doing Something That Actually Matters' Says North Texas Mom Who Became Truck Driver Amid Nationwide Shortage
Award winning singer/songwriter and Broadway star, Gary Morris, has been chosen by the family of the late CEO and Chairman Emeritus of Southwest Airlines, Herb Kelleher, to perform at his memorial service on Tuesday, January 22.
Morris will be performing his original rendition of the classic “Wind Beneath My Wings” and “America The Beautiful” at the service in Dallas.
A time and location will be announced soon.READ MORE: Tarrant County Prosecutor Chris Taylor Appointed Judge For Texas' 48th District Court
“Since we’re both native Texans, it is a most special honor to be asked to perform for Mr. Kelleher’s funeral,” says Gary. “Of all the wonderful singers they could have asked, it is humbling to know my music has touched the family.”
His family held a private funeral last week in San Antonio.
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