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Horse-Drawn Carriage Leads George Floyd's Funeral Cortege To Houston Cemetery

George Floyd was laid to rest yesterday (Tuesday) in Houston as hundreds came out to pay their respects including celebrities and athletes.  

The funeral was attended byJamie Foxx, Channing Tatum, Floyd Mayweather, Houston Texans Pro Bowler JJ Wattand Floyd’s friend and former NBA star Stephen Jackson.  SingerNe-Yogave a moving performance of “It's So Hard to Say Goodbye to Yesterday.”

The families of Ahmaud Arbery, Botham Jean, and Eric Garner also attended and received uproarious applause after being recognized.   

After the service, a horse-drawn carriage led the procession to the cemetery where Floyd was laid to rest alongside next to his mother who he called out for just before he was killed on May 25th in Minneapolis.

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