Rayshard Brooks’ funeral to be held in Atlanta today

Rayshard Brooks, the black man who was killed by a police officer outside an Atlanta Wendy’s, will be laid to rest Tuesday during a private funeral service with his family and friends, reports said.  The 1 p.m. ET service will be held at the famed Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta where the Rev. Martin Luther […]

Traveller's funeral cortege boasts Simon Cowell's old Rolls-Royce

Large crowd of travellers gather at funeral in breach of social distancing guidelines banning groups of more than ten people meeting after police close A-road to allow huge cortege to pass through Funeral was for Albert Joseph Harper and took place on Wednesday morning in Chichester, West Sussex Mourners travelled around three miles to Portfield […]

Red tape adding to NYC funeral directors’ woes amid coronavirus pandemic

Frazzled funeral home directors are complaining about the invasion of the municipal body snatchers. At least two Queens funeral directors say the city’s red tape is making their grim backlog of bodies even worse, as remains are sent to Randall’s Island for storage with little or no notice — and retrieving them has become nearly […]

Funeral for Brisbane mum Hannah Clarke and her three children

Hannah Clarke and her three children are placed inside one coffin draped in bright flowers – as hundreds of mourners turn out to farewell the mother and kids burned to death by her estranged husband A funeral service is being held for mother Hannah Clarke and her three children The mum and kids were murdered […]

Funeral of My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding brothers who killed themselves

Travellers with floral tributes shaped as whisky bottles and Rolex watches pay tribute to ‘Kent’s biggest two legends’ at funeral of My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding suicide pact twins Billy and Joe Smith, 32 Billy and Joe Smith, 32, were found hanging side by side near their homes in Sevenoaks, Kent in December  They appeared […]

Reba McEntire gives emotional performance at George H.W. Bush’s funeral

Country star Reba McEntire sang a musical rendition of “The Lord’s Prayer” at former President George H.W. Bush’s funeral Thursday. The performance appeared to bring his son, former President George W. Bush, to tears. Mr. Bush, sitting next to wife Laura Bush, was seen wiping his eyes with a tissue during the heartfelt song. The Kennedy Center […]