The tragic death of pop music diva has created a void which cannot be filled again.Thousands of mourners paid their tribute to the late legendary singer who is to be laid to rest in New Jersey in a few hours time.
Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina joins her grandmother Cissy at the Whigham Funeral Home and was last seen rushing to the hospital following her mother's death.
Their family cars are being accompanied by police officers on bikes in cars and vans while they are heading for the funeral.
The director of the funeral told the crowd that the viewing 'was done in privacy between a mother, a daughter, two brothers and a family,'
Other famous faces likeand have also showed themselves at the funeral.A statue of what appeared to be Tutankhamun lies outside the funeral home.
Even Houston's on-off boyfriend Ray J has arrived in New York with his sister Brandi as they made their way to pay their respects.