The Twitter account, run by her family and friends since she became ill, asked that she be remembered as a mother, daughter, sister and aunt with a heart "bigger than the world".
"It's just sad to see her laying there and not the active Erica that we know", Sharpton said.
Garner gained national prominence after speaking out in the wake of her father's death in 2014 - an incident caught on cellphone video and one of several high-profile police encounters involving unarmed black men. But she became outspoken, organizing a "die-in" on the same corner where her father was placed in the chokehold, and accusing Mayor Bill de Blasio of not caring about African-Americans.
Garner's wife eventually settled with the city for approximately $1M and made a decision to remain in the same public housing she had been living in before his killing.
In a video taken by Ramsey Orta, a bystander, Garner could be heard repeatedly telling officers, "I can't breathe".
"She stood up for justice for her father".
In a tweet on Saturday, de Blasio praised Erica Garner's "unshakable sense of justice and passion for humanity".
With former president Obama, Garner criticized his reactions to her father's death and the slow pace of the DOJ investigation. She also appeared in a campaign commercial for Sen. In a series of tweets after the meeting, Erica Garner again stressed that she wanted to see progress on the investigation.
The U.S. accepting Jerusalem as the capital of Israel will show the U.S. will not back down to blackmail from terrorists. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said he would not accept any United States peace plan in the wake of Mr Trump's move.
Various chants appeared to target both Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, without naming him, and President Hassan Rohani. However, he noted that a call for "No to high prices" protests had been circulated on the messaging app Telegram.
Jay-Z has released a music video for nearly every song on his latest album 4:44 but has hardly appeared in any, except for 'BAM' . In Jay Z's world, the connection could be made to his infidelities coming before his marriage and family, which brings us to.
A Muslim mob stabs 27-year old Coptic Christian Fam Khalaf to death in the southern City of Minya over a personal feud. The firing was retaliated by the security forces and the resulting exchange of fire caused at least five casualties.
Since Facebook and Instagram copy Snapchat's features, Evan Spiegel's social media site suffered with decreasing user engagement. Instagram Stories which is just a year old has lapped up close to 300 million active users.
In Wenger's record 811th game in charge, James McClean deflected in Alexis Sanchez's 83rd-minute free kick to put Arsenal ahead. Referees have to protect. "Gabriel will be out for a little bit more than one month", Guardiola said.
For nearly the entire first half Thursday night, Virginia Tech looked like it had almost everything under control. James Washington caught five passes for 126 yards, making him the career receiving yards leader at Oklahoma State.
In May, ISIL claimed an attack targetting an Afghan state television building in Jalalabad that killed six people. The center is located in the Shiite-dominated Dasht-e-Barchi neighborhood in the west of the capital.
If you plan on heading out for end of year festivities, make sure to dress appropriately for the cold and bundle up. Another push of bitterly cold air will move into Wisconsin Friday night and linger through New Year's Day Monday .
Furthermore, resuming a replay will take you to where you left off, so you no longer need to watch them from the beginning. That's frustrating in any game, but in PUBG , it's a problem that can wipe out your entire match progress in an instant.
The Saints ruled out offensive tackle Terron Armstead for Sunday's regular-season finale against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers . It's not how the Buccaneers envisioned it months ago.
Bills end 17-year playoff drought with win and help
In a nutshell: In their first meeting with the Dolphins two weeks ago, a fast start on offense helped carry the Bills to victory. Unsportsmanlike conduct penalties were called against both teams. -Tyrod Taylor went 19-27 for 204 yards and a touchdown.
New Zealand welcomes 2018 with fireworks
People around the world are celebrating and congratulating New Year by sending magazines to each other. To welcome the new year in Mumbai, the city's historic buildings are decorated with colorful lights.
Welcome to the new era of Colorado Rockies baseball
Davis won a World Series ring with the Royals in 2015 and helped the Cubs to another World Series appearance a year ago. The 31-year-old Davis played with the Cubs in 2017 and was the club's only all-star representative in 2017.
The iPhone 'forces' Tim Cook to fly private
Cook's total compensation for 2017 jumped to $12.8 million - a roughly 47 percent increase from previous year . The glass-sided store sits on shore of the Chicago River in the city's downtown.