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Funeral this weekend for Columbus teen killed in Propst Park shooting

Arykah White from her online obituary

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.

Posted: Jul 30, 2019 6:46 AM

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.

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