Hundreds Attend Mel Farr Funeral to Bid Farewell

Hundreds Attend Mel Farr Funeral to Bid Farewell

(Jason Flowers/Michigan Chronicle)
(Jason Flowers/Michigan Chronicle)

(The Michigan Chronicle) – Hundreds attended the farewell ceremony of former Detroit Lions running back and Ford dealership owner Mel Farr. Farr’s wife, Jasmine, who is currently pregnant and other members of the immediate family were joined by community leaders, athletes and others in the community. Rev. Jesse Jackson, former Detroit Mayor Dave Bing and NFL Hall-of-Fame Lem Barney spoke at the service.

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