Waffle House shooting victim died singing gospel songs

Waffle House shooting victim died singing gospel songs

"They said they were singing gospel songs", Ehmer told the funeral, according to the newspaper. So we don't know what each family will be getting. She was known for her big smile, tender spirit and Christian faith, speakers said.

Groves, a senior at Belmont University, was out on the town with her Delta Sigma Theta sorority sisters before going to Waffle House, according to CNN affiliate WKRN-TV.

The alleged shooter, 29-year-old Travis Reinking, has been charged with four counts of criminal homicide, four counts of attempted homicide and one count of having a firearm while committing a risky felony. She and 23-year-old Akilah DaSilva were killed inside the restaurant after the gunman drew an assault-style rifle. Four people were injured.

The Waffle House's Walt Ehmer said he spoke to survivors of the shooting after arriving in Nashville and mentioned at the funeral how emotionally they spoke of Groves, The Tennessean reported.

Her parents and other stood in the front of the church beside her open casket. Those who loved her wore buttons bearing her picture. She was remembered by family members Firday as a vivacious and outgoing woman.

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Before the game, Shaw (wearing a shirt that said, "Spread Love") met with Preds coach, Peter Laviolette - who presented Shaw with his own personalized jersey.

'She did, I think, what she could do in the time she had, ' she said. Her aunt, Renee Hampton, spoke on her behalf at the service.

Reinking has been arrested and charged in connection with the shooting.

Police have yet to establish a motive.

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