George Floyd's funeral in photos

George Floyd was lovingly remembered Tuesday as a father and brother, athlete and mentor, and now a force for change — at a funeral for the black man whose death has sparked a global reckoning over police brutality and racial prejudice.

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    A procession of vehicles, including three hearses, meant to honor George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and Ahmaud Arbery, making its way through Boston neighborhoods.
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    Bryan Smart planting American flags along Hillcroft Ave. as he walks toward The Fountain of Praise church in Houston.
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    Texas Southern University police saluting as family and guests arrived for George Floyd's funeral service.
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    Pallbearers bringing the coffin into The Fountain of Praise church in Houston.
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    Mourners waiting in line to view the casket of George Floyd during a public visitation Monday at The Fountain of Praise church in Houston.
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    Athletes from the University of Houston waiting in line to view the casket.
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    Mourners in Home Depot aprons waiting to view the casket.
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    Members of the Texas Southern University police department pausing during the funeral service.
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    Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo and Assistant Chief Sheryl Victorian during the public visitation.
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    Philonise Floyd, center, being comforted during the funeral service.
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    Eric Garner's mother, Gwen Carr, attending the funeral service. Garner was an African-American man who almost six years ago died after being put in a chokehold by a New York City police officer.
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    Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin, attending the funeral service.
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    Actor Channing Tatum, left, standing with actor Jamie Foxx during the funeral service.
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    LaTonya Floyd speaking during the funeral for her brother, George.
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    Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee speaking during the funeral.
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    LaTonya Floyd, left, receiving a proclamation from Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas.
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    Rep. Al Green, D-Texas, speaking during the funeral for George Floyd. “George Floyd was not expendable. This is why we’re here,” he told the crowd.
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    Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner speaking during the funeral.
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    Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner handing a U.S. flag and a proclamation to Rodney Floyd, left, and Philonise Floyd during the funeral for their brother, George.
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    Mourners watching a video-recorded message by former Vice President Joe Biden. "No child should have to ask questions that too many black children have had to ask for generations: Why?" Biden said. "Now is the time for racial justice. That is the answer we must give to our children when they ask why."
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    Nakitta Foxx singing at the service.
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    Pastor Ralph Douglas West, Sr., speaking.
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    Senior Pastor Remus Wright speaking.
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    The Rev. William Lawson, pastor emeritus of Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church, of Houston. Lawson, a contemporary of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., said: "Obviously the first thing we have to do is clean out the White House."
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    Michael Tolds singing at the service.
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    The Rev. Mary White praying during the funeral.
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    Pastor Kim Burrell singing, "God Will Take Care of You." 
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    Singer Ne-Yo performing.
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    Roxie Washington holding Gianna Floyd, the daughter of George Floyd, as they attended the funeral service.
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    The Rev. Al Sharpton speaking during the funeral for George Floyd. "The president talks about bringing in the military, but he did not say one word about 8 minutes and 46 seconds of police murder of George Floyd," Sharpton said.
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    Family members standing up and reacting as the Rev. Al Sharpton gave the eulogy.
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