Hundreds of people paid their last respects to Bessie Coleman at Lawton L. Pratt Funeral Home in Jacksonville, Florida. Over 5,000 people attended the memorial services held at Bethel Institutional Baptist Church and St. Phillip Episcopal Church. Her remains were then sent by rail to Orlando for another service. Brave Bessie’s third funeral was attended by over 5,000 at Chicago’s Pilgrim Baptist Church and viewed by over 10,000. Ida B. Wells-Barnett was the funeral’s mistress of ceremony.