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L'Wren Scott memorial: Mick Jagger sings Bob Dylan classic for longtime partner

Family and friends gathered at St. Bartholomew’s Church in Manhattan on Friday to honor fashion designer L’Wren Scott, who committed suicide in March.

The celebrity-filled memorial included Scott’s longtime partner, Mick Jagger, singing Bob Dylan’s “Just Like a Woman,” reports The Associated Press. Jagger also spoke at the ceremony, as did Scott’s brother, Randy Bambrough, and friends Sarah Jessica Parker, Ellen Barkin, and former Vogue editor Andre Leon Talley.

Poems were shared by family members; Jagger’s grandchildren read Psalm 23. Lisa Fischer, a backup singer who has toured with the Rolling Stones for years, sang “Amazing Grace.”

Other celebrities in attendance included Vogue editor Anna Wintour, Julianne Moore, Olivia Munn, Meg Ryan, Renee Zellweger, Martin Scorsese, Baz Luhrmann, and Vanity Fair editor Graydon Carter. READ FULL STORY

L'Wren Scott leaves entire estate to Mick Jagger

L’Wren Scott has left her entire estate to longtime boyfriend and Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger.

The Daily News says papers filed in Manhattan’s Surrogate’s Court on Wednesday estimated the value of the 49-year-old designer’s personal estate at $9 million.

The filing said Scott’s main asset was her Manhattan condo worth approximately $8 million. Other items included her jewelry, clothing, household furnishings and personal automobiles.

A small and private funeral service was held for Scott in Los Angeles on Tuesday.

Scott committed suicide on March 17 in New York.

L'Wren Scott funeral held in California

L’Wren Scott was mourned on Tuesday by family, friends, and her longtime companion, Mick Jagger, at a small, private funeral in Los Angeles.

A representative for the Rolling Stones frontman said the service was held at Hollywood Forever Funeral Home in Los Angeles. It included blessings and prayers led by the Rev. Ed Bacon of the All Saints Church in Pasadena, and words of tribute from Jagger, Scott’s brother Randy Bambrough, and others.

Poems were read by Jagger’s daughter, Karis, as well as the actress Ellen Barkin, a good friend of Scott’s. Jagger’s daughter Jade and his grandchildren, Mazie and Zak, read psalms. Bambrough’s daughter, Hannah, read a Shakespearean sonnet.

“Will the Circle Be Unbroken?” was sung by Bernard Fowler, with Dave Stewart on guitar.

Scott, both a designer and a longtime stylist, committed suicide on March 17 in New York.

L'Wren Scott's death ruled a suicide

The death of fashion designer L’Wren Scott, the longtime girlfriend of Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger, has been ruled a suicide, the New York City medical examiner’s office said Wednesday.

An autopsy completed on the body of 49-year-old Scott found that she died of hanging, according to Julie Bolcer, a spokeswoman for the city medical examiner.

Scott was found dead in her Manhattan apartment Monday morning. Police said her assistant found her kneeling with a scarf wrapped around her neck that had been tied to the handle of a French door. There was no note.

The Stones canceled their seven-date tour of Australia and New Zealand in the wake of Scott’s death. Jagger called Scott his “lover and best friend” in a Facebook tribute and said he was struggling to come to grips with her death.

Jagger’s bandmates voiced their support for him amid a trying time. READ FULL STORY

Mick Jagger's bandmates offer support after L'Wren Scott's death

Members of the Rolling Stones are offering support to Mick Jagger following the death of his girlfriend L’Wren Scott.

The Stones canceled their seven-date tour of Australia and New Zealand following the fashion designer and celebrity stylist’s apparent suicide in New York City on Monday.

Keith Richards said in a statement Wednesday that “no one saw this coming” and that Jagger has “always been my soul brother and we love him.”

“We’re thick as thieves and we’re all feeling for the man,” he added.

Charlie Watts said the band’s priority is the 70-year-old Jagger. READ FULL STORY

Mick Jagger responds to L'Wren Scott's death: 'I will never forget her'

One day after designer L’Wren Scott was found dead of an apparent suicide in her New York City apartment, the celebrity favorite’s longtime boyfriend, Mick Jagger, has responded to the tragedy via a posting on his official Facebook page.

“I am still struggling to understand how my lover and best friend could end her life in this tragic way,” the Rolling Stones frontman wrote in a post published midday Tuesday. “We spent many wonderful years together and had made a great life for ourselves.” Jagger and Scott had been a couple since 2001.

“She had great presence and her talent was much admired, not least by me,” Jagger continued.

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