15 powerful videos you need to see from George Floyd’s funeral in Houston

(KPRC)

HOUSTON – George Floyd’s death captured the attention of the world.

On Tuesday, all eyes were on Houston as Floyd was honored in a final service before he was laid to rest next to his mother.

Here are some of the most moving moments and speeches seen during his funeral:

Mayor Sylvester Turner announces new executive order banning chokeholds

Mayor Sylvester Turner announces that he will sign an executive order banning chokeholds and strangleholds.

Eulogy is delivered by Rev. Al Sharpton.

Rev. Al Sharpton delivers eulogy at George Floyd's funeral.

Family and friends remember George Floyd

George Floyd's friends and family speak at the funeral service in Houston.

Grammy-winner Ne-Yo gets emotional during his performance at George Floyd’s funeral

Singer, songwriter Ne-Yo sings at George Floyd's funeral.

Photo and video montage shown at George Floyd’s funeral

Photo and video montage shows at George Floyd's funeral

A Jack Yates alum reads moving poem during funeral service

Earnesia Clabron-Dangerfield reads a poem at George Floyd's funeral.

“My Soul’s Been Anchored” is performed at George Floyd’s funeral

Michael Tolds sings performs "My Soul's Been Anchored" at George Floyd's home going.

Civil rights leader, Rev. William Lawson honors life of George Floyd

Rev. William Lawson speaks at George Floyd's funeral.

Pastor Ralph Douglas West speaks at George Floyd’s service

Pastor Ralph Douglas West speaks at George Floyd's service

Nakitta Foxx performs powerful rendition of “We Offer Praise"

Nakitta Foxx sings "We Offer Praise."

Rep. Al Green presents George Floyd’s family with flag and resolution

Rep. Al Green presents George Floyd's family with flag and resolution.

People give praise, honor George Floyd during performance of “For Every Mountain”

"For Every Mountain" is performed at George Floyd's funeral

Dray Tate performs “A Change is Gonna Come” while an artist paints a portrait of George Floyd.

Dray Tate performs "A Change is Gonna Come" while and artist paints a portrait of George Floyd.

Mother of four shares why this historic moment is personal, important for her

Latrina Piper, mother of four talks about why this historic moment it is important for her and her kids

George Floyd’s casket is walked out of the church following moving service.

George Floyd's casket is walked out of the church following moving service.

About the Author:

Daniela Sternitzky-Di Napoli has been a digital news editor at KPRC 2 since 2018. She is a published poet and has background in creative writing and journalism. Daniela has covered events like Hurricane Harvey and the Astros World Series win. In her spare time, Daniela is an avid reader and loves to spend time with her two miniature dachshunds.