25 Mar '11, 3am

Elizabeth Taylor had the last laugh when she was exactly 15 mins late for her own funeral, having left strict orders

Elizabeth Taylor had the last laugh when she was exactly 15 mins late for her own funeral, having left strict orders

'Miss Taylor's grandson Rhys Tivey performed a moving trumpet solo of Amazing Grace. Rabbi Jerry Cutler officiated,' said the statement. 'The casket was closed and draped with a blanket of abundant, fragrant gardenias, violets, and lily of the valley. Miss Taylor was interred in The Great Mausoleum, sheltered beneath a soaring marble Michelangelo angel.' -- AFP

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