Family Fought to Put ‘Jesus’ on Tombstone As It ‘Might Offend Someone’

You better hope your friends and family loved you enough while you were alive to fight for your First Amendment rights after you die in this country.

Just such a fight took place recently when a Baptist pastor’s wife lost her battle with cancer and the family wanted to — wait for it — inscribe a six-inch Christian fish symbol ichthys with the name ‘Jesus’ inside it on her headstone. Gasp!

Shocking, I know. Apparently the director of the Sterling, Colorado city-owned cemetery the woman was set to be buried in was not going to allow it, claiming that choosing to put Jesus’ name on a gravestone “might offend somebody” according to Fox News.

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