The father of six-year-old Alesha MacPhail wears her tiny pink casket at her funeral today.
The schoolgirl, found dead at the start of the summer holidays while she was staying with relatives on the island of Bute, was buried during a ceremony attended by hundreds of people dressed in pink.
A 16-year-old boy was charged with rape and murder following the discovery of Alesha's body in the woods on July 2.
Father Robert MacPhail and mother Georgina MacPhail looked devastated by leaving her funeral, where the girl was described as "the brightest".
Toni McLachlan, Robert's girlfriend, paid tribute to the girl "brilliant and sparkling". "Sleep well, little angel."
After the ceremony, the father of Alesha Robert and his uncle Calum were among those who carried his little pink coffin at a waiting hearse, a white car pulled by two white horses with pink feathers and pink curtains.
A beautiful pink and white crown saying 'Girl & # 39; and a white crown saying "Sister," which was covered with multicolored flowers and butterflies, could be seen outside the MacGregor Coats Funeral Home in Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire.
Heart-shaped wreaths with emotional tributes, a purple unicorn hugs and ribbons Despicable Me 2 and Minnie Mouse were also placed outside the funeral home.
Mourners were dressed in pink ties and a pink coat. from Alesha and the message "Our bright star forever, our little angel, always in our hearts."
During the service, people close to Alesha paid tribute to him, including a moving speech by his Uncle Calum