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Goody Gets Statue; Hubby $500K House

Beloved reality star's funeral will be alcohol-free
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 30, 2009 9:22 AM CDT
Goody Gets Statue; Hubby $500K House
This file photo of Feb. 10, 2008 taken in London shows Jade Goody, right, and Jack Tweed, who got married on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2009.   (AP Photo/ Anthony Devlin/PA Wire, File)

(Newser) – Jade Goody, the British reality star who died of cervical cancer last week, will be honored with a statue or a plaque near her childhood home, the Mirror reports. Meanwhile, the Sun reports grieving husband Jack Tweed bought a $495,000 private estate four days after his wife died. Goody reportedly left Tweed nothing in her will, but he earned nearly $200,000 from photo shoots.

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The news comes amidst plans for Goody’s—alcohol-free—funeral, the Mirror reports. Last year, the star said, “I don't want anyone to have a booze-up when I'm dead. They should have a cup of tea and be crying.”
(Read more Jade Goody stories.)

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