A socially distant public viewing was held before a private service for friends and family was broadcast.
The police crowd-control tactic has been used at protests across the country.
Despite an overall drop, the black unemployment rate went up in May.
A medical examiner ruled Ellis’s death as a homicide caused by a lack of oxygen and physical restraint.
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"The problem is the way policing was built," historian Khalil Muhammad says.
There have been uprisings against police brutality and racism before, but this is the country at its exasperation point.
"For black folks, their cost of not doing something is a lot greater than potentially getting a virus."