Legendary boxer Floyd Mayweather will pay for the funeral of George Floyd

Floyd Mayweather has said he will pay for the funeral of George Floyd, the man who died in police custody in Minneapolis on May 25.

Mayweather has personally been in touch with Floyd’s family, said Leonard Ellerbe, CEO of Mayweather Promotions.

The family accepted the boxing champion’s offer to pay for the June 9 service in Houston, Floyd’s hometown. Mayweather has also offered to pay for additional services in North Carolina and Minnesota.

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