But the funerals of the kings were much more elaborate.
White is worn at the funerals of children.
A cure, in addition to his regular salary, received fees for baptisms, marriages, funerals and special masses, and had the benefit of a free house called a presbytre.
After Whitsuntide what remained was made into smaller candles for the funerals of the poor.
In them was celebrated the funeral-feast on the day of burial and on its anniversary, as well as the eucharist, which was the invariable accompaniment of funerals in the primitive church (Bingham, FIG.Io.