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'Best Funeral Ever' features a barbecue as a coffin

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After delaying the premiere in the wake of the Newtown, Conn., TLC will finally get a chance to air its special/backdoor/crazy town pilot called Best Funeral Ever on Sunday. In case you missed the early buzz, the hour-long special that was originally scheduled to air on Dec. 27 follows Golden Gate Funeral Home director John Beckwith Jr. and his staff as they organize very unconventional funerals — like this one.

TLC orders ‘Best Funeral Ever’ reality show