Mourners Gather at George Floyd’s Memorial Service to Say Farewell

Today mourners say farewell to George Floyd’s who will forever be remembered as “ gentle giant man.”

George Floyd’s death was captured on video and sparked global worldwide protests. Star Tribune reports:

The private memorial was being held in the sanctuary on the downtown Minneapolis campus of North Central University, located about 3 miles north of the intersection where the unarmed and handcuffed man was arrested on Memorial Day.

The Rev. Jerry McAfee, of New Mission Baptist Church in north Minneapolis, recited a Bible verse to open the service.