In South L.A. Professional Pallbearers Have An Uplifting Touch.
Traditional being a pallbearer was often seen as an honor. But I'm guessing that soon will be a thing of the past. Pallbearers once upon a time was usually the deceased close family members, close friends or close colleague.
Boyd Funeral Home in South L.A. offers professional pallbearers in top hats, tails and white gloves to dance the coffin from the hearse to church and then send it off in style at graveside. Source: