According to the News, the 80-year-old said the arrangements had only been finalized recently. He also said that his wife Katherine, from whom he lives separately, has been particularly hard hit by their son's death and suffers crying jags. The burial would come more than two months after Jackson's sudden death on June 25.
The investigation into the cause of his death continues, with investigators focusing on the conduct of his personal physician, Dr. Conrad Murray.
Washington (ANI): Joe Jackson has said that his son Michael will be buried in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Los Angeles on August 29, on what would have been the King of Pop"s 51st birthday. Confirming a New York Daily News report, People magazine stated that the burial will take place privately at 10 that morning.