Comma before said.

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Grammerly indicates wrong punctuation with the comma inside the quotation marks

See example:

"We are gathered today to say farewell to the grandmother who has passed from this life," said Ezra. "She was a good wife and a good mother.
asked Dec 01 '11 at 20:00 Jack Mitchell New member

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Hmm, the comma is there so I'm not sure why you are receiving that suggestion.  However, you did forget the quotation mark after mother. 

link comment answered Dec 01 '11 at 21:32 Jody M. Expert

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