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Charlie Murphy laid to rest

Press Trust of India  |  Los Angeles 

Celebrated comedian Charlie Murphy has been laid to rest and several big names from the fraternity paid their last respects.

Murphy was remembered by his family and friends including Dave Chappelle, George Lopez and Cedric the Entertainer, at a ceremony in New Jersey.

"Tonight we joined family and friends to pay tribute and lay to rest our brother the legendary #CharlieMurphy," Cedric captioned a group photo on Instagram.

The picture also included Neal Brennan, Eddie Griffin, Affion Crockett, Donnell Rawlings and D L Hughley.

Donell Rawlings, put up a separate picture with a captin, "We love you charlie RIP keep doing it big."

Murphy, who was actor Eddie Murphy's older brother, died in a New York City hospital on Apr 12 after suffering from a leukemia for a long time.

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First Published: Thu, April 20 2017. 18:42 IST