Funerals scheduled for “Appling 5” shooting victims

Funerals scheduled for “Appling 5” shooting victims

APPLING, GA (WFXG) - All five of the victims in the double shooting in Appling were members of the same church – Second Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. The pastor there tells FOX 54 that funerals will be held over the next several days.

All three of the Johnson Street victims will be remembered on Friday, April 29th at Wesley Chapel. There's a funeral scheduled at Noon for 75-year-old Roosevelt Burns, 85-year-old Rheba Mae Dent, and 31-year-old Kelia Clark.

59-year-old Lizzy Williams and 62-year-old Shelly Williams will be laid to rest on Monday. The funeral is set for 2 p.m. at Abilene Baptist Church (3917 Washington Rd, Martinez). The Williamses were shot at a home on Washington Road, near Rosemont Road.

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