Former American professional boxer, Floyd Joy Mayweather Jr has offered to pay for George Floyd’s funeral and memorial services.
The international boxing icon has through the CEO of Mayweather Promotions, Leonard Ellerbe confirmed to ESPN that Mayweather “is definitely paying for the funeral” but doesn’t want to discuss the gesture publicly.
“I felt it was important to share this because his voice has a global impact that needs to be heard, especially during these times,” Lee said, per Hollywood Unlocked.
According to Leonard Ellerbe, Mayweather has coordinated with Floyd’s family and says he has arranged to cover all expenses from the 46-year-old’s funeral.
The good news is that the family of the late George Floyd has warmly accepted the kind offer extended to them by Mayweather.