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New Orleans Woman Has Unusual Funeral

Miriam Burbank's funeral was not your normal homegoing funeral. At her request, her daughters sat Burbank's corpse at a table with a cigarette and a can of beer for her to attend her last party. Funeral directors at Charbonnet Funeral Home in New Orleans came up with the idea. 

(Photo: ABC News/WGNO)

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