LATEST: Deceased singer James Brown's body has been moved from a temporary resting place in his home to a secret location.
The Godfather of Soul's body was moved on Thursday (18JAN07) from a guarded, climate-controlled room at his Beech Island, South Carolina home where it had been since 30 December (06).
BUDDY DALLAS, the late star's estate trustee and longtime counsel, did not say why the body was moved or where it was taken.
No decision has been made on where Brown's final resting place will be.
Brown died of heart failure on 25 December (06) in Atlanta, Georgia.
His six adult children are planning to put the body in a mausoleum and are considering turning the singer's home, located near Augusta, Georgia, into a museum that would include his grave.
Family members plan to consult with Elvis Presley's family on how they opened Graceland, Presley's mansion in Memphis, Tennessee, which attracts 600,000 visitors each year.