Fans applauded as the coffin of former Midlands manager Graham Taylor was driven away following his funeral service.
There were exclamations from fans as the sun broke through the clouds just after the coffin was brought out of the church, after heavy cloud and drizzle dominated the service.
Stars from the football world including Burton manager Nigel Clough were at the funeral, with many standing together to applaud a the cortège drove away.
Members of Taylor's family gave their personal memories of him during the service, while a tribute written by Elton John, who Taylor worked with during his time at Watford, was also read out.
Since his death last month, his personal touch with the fans has begun to emerge.
Graham Taylor's final stint in the West Midlands was back on familiar ground at Villa Park.
Following three years as England manager, Taylor returned to the Midlands as the new manager at Wolverhampton Wanderers.