Atatiana Jefferson

via BlackAmericaWeb: Another layer of tragedy has been added to the tragic killing of Atatiana Jefferson., Jefferson’s father, Marquis has passed away from what is being reported as a heart attack. A spokesman confirmed the passing to the Dallas Morning News. Marquis Jefferson died Saturday at a Dallas area hospital. “[He] just couldn’t get back from what happened to his […]

via CNN: People gather to remember the life of Atatiana Jefferson yesterday… A pastor read the crowd a letter from her mother. A large photo of Jefferson lay next to her casket, which was blue — her favorite color. “You often said you were going to change the world. ” Rev. Jaime Kowlessar said Thursday, […]

via BlackAmericaWeb: Funeral services for Atatiana Jefferson have been rescheduled to Thursday, according to Jefferson’s family attorney S. Lee Merritt. The noted civil rights lawyer announced the date via Twitter after a series of inner family disputes prompted the funeral to be moved from Saturday, October 19, to Thursday, October 24. Services will be held at 11 […]

via BlackAmericaWeb: The funeral for Atatiana Jefferson has been postponed due to a family dispute. Her father,  Marquis Jefferson, has been granted a temporary order of protection stopping the funeral from happening. It was originally scheduled for October 19th, 2019. According to NBC News, Jefferson felt he was excluded from the planning of his daughter’s funeral so […]

via BCNN1: Jefferson is the Fort Worth woman fatally shot in her own home last Saturday as a police officer investigated an open structure call at her home. The officer who shot Jefferson, Aaron Dean, resigned and was later arrested on a murder charge. Jefferson’s funeral will be held at The Potter’s House of Dallas at […]