SENATOR BIDEN ARRIVES AT STROM THURMOND FUNERAL.
U.S. Sen. Joseph Biden, Jr. arrives outside the First Baptist Church
before funeral services for the late Sen. STrom Thurmond in Columbia,
South Carolina July 1, 2003. Thurmond died June 26, 2003 at age 100.
Thurmond served 48 years in the United States Senate, the longest
serving senator in the nation's history. He will be buried in his home
town of Edgefield, South Carolina. Biden delivered a eulogy for his
former colleague. REUTERS/Blake Sell