The gold hearse carrying the body of Whitney Houston just arrived to the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, NJ ... where Whitney's funeral service will be held in just a few hours.
We'll be live outside the church until the service begins, which is scheduled to be at 12:00 PM ET/9:00 AM PT.
Whitney Houston Funeral
Hearse Arrives at Church
2/18/2012 6:55 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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