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Widow Sues Church Because They Won't Install Her Husband's NASCAR Couch Tombstone

All this Indiana woman wanted to do was honor her dead husband with a tombstone that enshrined his favorite things.

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Rev. Jonathan Meyer said that Carr ignored the parish's warnings:

"They told her not to move forward with the purchasing of the monument, but she went ahead anyway… We have consistently communicated the same message prior to the purchase and after the purchase. We did not think a granite couch was an appropriate monument in our historic cemetery."

Ryan Broderick is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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