McCready funeral plans
Mindy McCready's family on Friday announced funeral plans for the country star, who committed suicide last week. There will be a private service Tuesday at Crossroads Church in Fort Myers, Fla. Burial arrangements have not yet been completed.
Tidbits 'n' pieces
Pregnancy-enhanced media machine Kim Kardashian, whose idea of guarding her life's privacy is to appear on only one mag cover a week, is not leaving Keeping Up With the Kardashians after the ninth season as reported. She'll be there in Season 10. . . . Diane Lane is divorcing her husband, fellow thesp Josh Brolin, after eight years. She signed the papers on Valentine's Day. (Ouch!) . . . Turned down: Request by "Meat Is Murder" singer Morrissey that the Los Angeles Staples Center shut down all its meat-serving food concessions, including McDonald's, on the night of his March 1 concert. . . . The WWE has invited pundit Glenn Beck to appear on Monday's live WWE telecast Raw to explain why he referred to that fraternity of scholar-athletes as "stupid wrestling people." Think he'll go?
Greatfully dead in A.C.
Grateful Dead survivors Phil Lesh & Bob Weir and their band, Furthur, will play the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City on April 27. Tix go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. Info: 1-800-736-1420 or www.Ticketmaster.com.
Jay-Z & Timberlake gang up
Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake - who recently collaborated on JT's new single, "Suit & Tie" - kick off a tour July 17 in Toronto. They'll play Hersheypark Stadium on Aug. 4 and Citizens Bank Park on Aug. 13. Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Thursday. Info: 1-800-736-1420 or www.Ticketmaster.com.
- Dan DeLuca
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