"In addition to being our president, he was also one of our brothers, flying combat missions off aircraft carriers during World War II", said Rear Adm. Roy Kelley, commander of Naval Air Force Atlantic.
"We are forever seat mates because of protocol", she said of Bush.
As Trump sat down, he only reached over to shake Michelle Obama's hand when she extended it over her husband and the current First Lady, but the sitting president didn't even bother to wave to Carter, the 94-year-old elder statesman who sat just five people down on the end of the aisle.
Those wishing to pay their respects to the president are lining up at another church a couple miles away, waiting to be shuttled to Bush's home church.
She said Bush believed "service was all important and conveyed that to his children".
A Policeman Died in Bulandshahr, But Adityanath's Focus Is Only on Cows
The crowd also torched a police outpost, police jeeps and a few private vehicles during the violence, Kumar said. Adityanath has now left Uttar Pradesh and is busy campaigning for the Bharatiya Janata Party in other states.
"He taught us public service was noble and necessary", his son and the 43rd president, George W. Bush, told the invited guests at Washington National Cathedral.
While Bush's casket was escorted from the aircraft to the hearse, several other family members trailed behind.
Another close friend of the elder Bush, former U.S. Senator Alan Simpson, recalled that the 41st president was "a class act from birth to death. one of nature's noble men".
A sign reads, "President George H.W. Bush Thank You For A Lifetime Of Service", as it hangs from a building next to the rail lines where Union Pacific No. 4141 will be bearing the coffin of President George H.W. Bush on December 05, 2018 in Navasota, Texas.