Private funeral held for Disco legend Donna Summer in Nashville

Yesterday (May 23rd) among the hundreds of mourners, friends and family, a private funeral for singer Donna Summer took place in Nashville, Tennessee.

The disco singer Donna Summer died at the age of 63 of May 17th 2012. She was laid to rest at Christ Presbyterian Church, in the city where she had lived since 1995.

Close friend David Foster performed a a rendition of ‘The Prayer‘ with singer Natalie Grant at the funeral. Summer’s sisters also took part in a special tribute, with Linda Gaines Lotman, Mary Ellen Bernard, Dara Bernard and Jenette Yancey also performing the gospel song ‘We’ve Come This Far By Faith’.

Donna Summer had an outstanding career with 17 studio albums, 5 Grammys and hit singles I Feel Love‘, ‘Love To Love You Baby‘ and ‘Hot Stuff.’