GALLERY: Memphis funeral home shares pictures from Young Dolph’s funeral

Published: Dec. 1, 2021 at 8:37 AM CST|Updated: Dec. 3, 2021 at 8:38 AM CST
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A Memphis funeral home shared several pictures of the funeral service honoring the life of 36-year-old Young Dolph.

Family and friends who knew him as Adolph Thornton Jr. gathered to honor the rapper at First Baptist Church-Broad on Tuesday afternoon.

N.J. Ford’s & Sons Funeral Home provided the funeral service for the late rapper and father.

The funeral home shared the following message on Facebook along with the pictures:

“Speaking on behalf of the management and staff of N. J. Ford’s & Sons Funeral Home, we’re terribly saddened about the sudden demise of Adolph “Main Main” Thornton Jr.

We’re truly honored to be chosen to provide the professional services to the Thornton and P. R. E. family and we pray that our services exceeded each of your expectations! Our prayers are continuously extended to each of you. God bless❤️”

Other artists in the music industry like R&B singer Monica and rapper 2 Chainz were also in attendance.

A memorial for Young Dolph is still up at Makeda’s Cookies on Airways Boulevard where he was shot and killed on Nov. 17.

Police are continuing to investigate his murder.

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