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A grieving Tampa man says he should have stuck with his husband's dying wish to have his service at a funeral home. He says the pastor at their family's church, New Hope Missionary Baptist, canceled the service after learning the couple was gay.
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00:02 -- of my best friend Kindle papers is overwhelmed at
00:06 the loss of his spouse that there's a complete boy eight.
00:11 And I don't even know how to -- that the loss
00:13 made even more heartbreaking he says. After they chose this church
00:17 asked the place for the funeral his family. A -- that
00:21 -- some of them grew up -- that hurt capers says
00:24 everything was set hundreds of family and friends playing to be
00:27 here to say their final goodbyes to Kendall's husband. 42 year
00:31 old Julian Adams capers that is until Julie's mother says she
00:35 received a phone call from -- missionary Baptist Church. Saying they
00:39 couldn't allow this -- this year. Because a couple -- today.
00:42 And to tell. The grieving family that you cannot have the
00:47 therapist. During our eleventh hour in the middle of his way.
00:52 Simply because you know military lifted me as as as --
00:55 husband. And you consider that blasphemy. We had the -- I
01:00 never had a chance to get the word out or reprint
01:03 obituaries to say we've moved. We tried to speak with reverend
01:07 TW -- in that new hope. -- noticed Cooper delivered the
01:12 eulogy during the funeral service since Julian mother attend his starts
01:16 currently. She loves the husband. As well as the sun previously.
01:21 And through to the same disease and they should just had
01:24 to bury her last -- because one thing that we do
01:27 teach you wouldn't Verizon star. The meet the needs of people
01:30 in every walk of life.