WATCH: Mary Twala laid to rest

Funeral service of Mary Twala.

JOHANNESBURG - Screen legend Mary Twala will be laid to rest on Thursday morning.

Her funeral service is being held in Soweto.

READ: Veteran actress Mary Twala dies at 80

The veteran actress died at the weekend.

The news was broken by her son, entertainer Somizi Mhlongo.

READ: Tributes pour in for Mary Twala

Twala's career spanned six decades.

Last year, President Cyril Ramaphosa awarded her the Order of Ikhamanga.