Death of Elizabeth Taylor

February 27, 1932 - March 23, 2011
Los Angeles, California | Age 79

Screen legend dies at 79
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Liz Taylor buried in small ceremony at LA cemetery

SANDY COHEN, The Associated Press

GLENDALE, Calif. (AP) — Elizabeth Taylor's funeral started late — just the way the screen legend wanted it.

Her family held a brief private service Thursday at a Southern California cemetery famous for being the final resting place of Hollywood celebrities, including her good friend Michael Jackson.

But the funeral began 15 minutes after its announced...

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