NASHVILLE, TN - Thousands of fans joined some of country music's biggest stars in mourning George Jones.

The late country music superstar's funeral was held Thursday morning at the Grand Ole Opry House in Donelson.

Hundreds of fans had lined up outside the building Thursday morning. Approximately 2,400 fans were allowed in starting at 9 a.m. Anyone who was not allowed in was able to listen to the funeral service in the Opry Plaza.