Funeral for babies killed in SW Atlanta apartment

“Jameel, you dropped your babies,” the pastor said. “And you also got one on your arms at the moment. How many of us are likely to be part of this village to help this guy with a broken heart and a 3-year-old?”

This guy is part of the village.

Funeral director Willie Watkins donated the entire funeral service at no cost to the family. They agreed to donate a plot, when he achieved to Southview Cemetery.

“It’s not actually what I decided to perform,” Watkins explained. “It’s what God put on my heart”

He’ll be humble when you ask him however a eulogy by Dr. Martin Luther King’s great nephew along with a plot in the oldest black cemetery would have price, in his words “a nice parcel of money”

Nevertheless, he says this isn’t about money.

“We, as a company, at the area, should return to the family in their time of need,” Watkins explained.

Because of how they died, the boys weren’t able to be seen, so Watkins wrapped the casket in all their favorite heroes, and pictures of the brothers.

And prior to they were taken by a carriage of white horses away, they were down to one final kiss before he shipped home by their father bent.

“One thing is for certain, they’re in heaven,” Watkins explained. “Make no doubt about it”

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