Hundreds Gather for Rosa Parks Memorial

10-30-05 - MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Hundreds of people have lined up in Montgomery, Alabama, for today's memorial service for Rosa Parks.

Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice is among those expected to

Parks inspired the civil rights movement in 1955 by refusing to give up a seat on a city bus to a white man.

Her body will be flown to Washington later today, where it will lie in honor tonight and tomorrow morning in the Rotunda of the U-S
Capitol building. The public can pay its respects to Parks during a public viewing Sunday and Monday.