COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) — Family and friends will come together this weekend in Columbus to pay their final respects to the teenage girl who was shot and killed in a recent shooting at Propst Park.
The funeral for Arykah White will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Vibrant Church. Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday at Carter's Funeral Services in Columbus.
The 16-year-old died after she was struck by a bullet in a shooting outside a Sweet 16 party at the park's Activity Center on July 20.
Curtis Lathan, 17, of Columbus, was arrested and charged with murder in the fatal shooting.