Small, private funeral held for Brittany Murphy

Actress Brittany Murphy arrives for a cocktail party celebrating the opening of the Carolina Herrera Los Angeles Boutique Monday, Nov. 13, 2006, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)

December 25, 2009 2:52:47 PM PST
Brittany Murphy's family and friends celebrated her life at a private Christmas Eve funeral, saying words cannot express their devastation at her passing.