“This hurts, but watching him lose his life like that, it hurts more, it hurts more than losing my business,” she said.
As a hearse carrying Floyd’s coffin arrived at the conference center in North Carolina, people chanted "black power" and "no justice, no peace."
Two 6-year-old children were among the family members who died in the crash.
"The fact that he's a man of Puerto Rican descent is really concerning because it raises questions about racial profiling," said Terry Lawson, of the Immigrant Defense Project.
For years the restaurant's many locations were known to carry artists' depictions of “the adventures of Little Black Sambo,” a racist term for a person of African descent.