The group who is known for showing up to picket at military funerals and spew messages of hate at gay parades and and gatherings is planning on protesting at the late legendary poet, actress, and civil rights activist Mayou Angelou who passed Wednesday at the age of 86. They are claiming that Maya was a “Gay Enabler” and tweeted various offensive images about her earlier in the week.
The Westboro Baptist Church has tweeted its followers asking anyone for details on the funeral.
Angelou’s funeral arrangements have not been announced. Mount Zion Baptist Church in Winston-Salem will hold a memorial service to honor Angelou at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at 950 File Street. The memorial will be open to the public.